In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood : A True Account of a Multiple Murder And Its Consequences

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On a November night in 1959, a wealthy Kansas family farmer, his wife and two children, were shot and killed. The two men who had murdered them were hanged for the crime. In the six-year interim, Truman Capote researched and wrote "In Cold Blood", an investigative story which raises many questions.
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  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 130 x 192 x 16mm | 199.58g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English, Spanish
  • 0140187014
  • 9780140187014

About Truman Capote

Truman Capote was born in New Orleans in 1925. He is the author of many highly praised books, including A Tree of Night and Other Stories (1949), The Grass Harp (1951), Breakfast at Tiffany's (1958), In Cold Blood (1965), which immediately became the centre of a storm of controversy on its publication, Music for Chameleons (1980) and Answered Prayers (1986), all of which are published by Penguin. Truman Capote died in August 1984.
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