The A-Z encyclopedia of serial killers

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Other titlesEncyclopedia of serial killers, A to Z encyclopedia of serial killers
StatementHarold Schechter and David Everitt.
ContributionsEveritt, David, 1952-
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LC ClassificationsHV6515 .S34 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination341 p. :
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Open LibraryOL991721M
ISBN 100671537911
LC Control Number96030143

I expected an A-Z of serial killers by name not by headings such 'ads', 'partners' or 'x-rated'. This made the read very difficult to engage with as Schechter trots out the same information pertaining to the I have previously enjoyed other crime books from Harold Schechter, I found 'Deviant' and 'Bestial' to be fascinating reads that gave a lot 4/5.

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The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is a lighthearted but reasonably tasteful collection of information about serial killers, by a respected historian of crime (Harold Schechter) and the author of Human Monsters (David Everitt).

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Renowned for his true-crime writing, he is the author of the nonfiction books Fatal, Fiend, Bestial, Deviant, Deranged, Depraved, and, with David Everitt, The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial is also the author of Nevermore and The Hum Bug, the acclaimed historical novels featuring Edgar Allan Poe.5/5(6).

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