the dark figure: crime in victorian bolton
David's published titles
'Murder in the Heather: The Winter Hill Murder of 1838'
'The Dark Figure: Crime in Victorian Bolton'
'The Pendle Witch Trials of 1612'
'Bleak Christmas: The Pretoria Pit Disaster of 1910'
'The Last Temptation: The Trial of Dr Harold Shipman'
'The Trial of Dr John Bodkin Adams'
'The Trial of Dr Buck Ruxton'
'Doctors in the Dock'
They have been met with critical acclaim for David's attention to detail and his approach of looking at trial transcripts and allowing the reader to become the jury.