The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers : A Study of the Chilling Criminal Phenomenon from the Angels of Death to the Zodiac Killer

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"The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers, Second Edition" provides accurate, unglamorized information on hundreds of serial murder cases - from early history to the present. It includes new major serial killers who have come to light since the first edition was published, as well as many older cases that have been solved, such as the Green River Killer, or further investigated like Jack the Ripper and the "Zodiac" Killer. Updated entries and appendixes pair with more than 30 new photographs to make this new edition more fascinating than ever. New and updated entries include: "Axe Man of New Orleans"; BTK Killer; Jack the Ripper; Cuidad Juarez, Mexico; John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo, the Sniper Killers; Gary Leon Ridgway, the Green River Killer; Harold Frederick Shipman; ViCLAS; Coral Watts; Aileen Wuornos; Robert Lee Yates Jr.; and more.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 31.75mm | 1,215.63g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Second Edition
  • 98 black-&-white photographs, index, bibliography, cross-references
  • 0816061963
  • 9780816061969
  • 24,822

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