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By Mike Dash

by no means in recorded background has there been a gaggle of murderers as lethal because the Thugs. for almost centuries, teams of those deadly criminals haunted the roads of India, slaughtering travelers whom they met alongside the best way with such potency that through the years tens of hundreds of thousands of guys, girls and kids easily vanished with no hint. Mike sprint, one in all our greatest well known historians, has dedicated years to combing documents in either India and Britain to find how the Thugs lived and labored. Painstakingly researched and grippingly written, Thug tells, for the 1st time the whole tale of the Thugs' upward push and fall from the cult's beginnings within the past due 17th century to its eventual death by the hands of British East India corporation officer William Sleeman in 1840.

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