Evil Psychopaths: Dangerous and Deranged [NOOK Book]

Overview

Psychopaths are superficially charming but ultimately self-centred individuals possessed with the ability to manipulate others into predatory situations. This psychiatric anomaly, when combined with a violent or abusive childhood,

mental illness or addictive personality can help to create that most feared and hated of human beings – the serial killer.

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Overview

Psychopaths are superficially charming but ultimately self-centred individuals possessed with the ability to manipulate others into predatory situations. This psychiatric anomaly, when combined with a violent or abusive childhood,

mental illness or addictive personality can help to create that most feared and hated of human beings – the serial killer.

Evil Psychopaths is not a book for the faint hearted It explores the lives and crimes of the deranged and dangerous who have practised and perfected the art of killing.

Contents

Emperor Nero, Charles VI of France, Vlad the Impaler, The Borgias, Elizabeth Bathory, Ivan the Terrible, Peter Stubbe, John Lynch, Jack the Ripper, Thomas Neil Cream, H.H. Holmes, John Reginald Christie, John George Haigh, Dennis Nilsen, Peter Sutcliffe, Patrick Mackay, Baby Face Nelson, Ed Gein, Harvey Glatman, Albert De Salvo, John Wayne Gacy, Gary Heidnik, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy, Ed Kemper, Richard Speck, Richard Ramirez, Bela Kiss, Henri Landru, Peter Kurten, Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Andrei Chikatilo, Idi Amin, Pol Pot, Ivan Milat, Javed Iqbal, Gilles de Rais, Albert Fish, Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, Arthur Gary Bishop, Robert Black, Michael Fourniret, Belle Gunness, Mary Ann Cotton, Nannie Doss, Velma Barfield, Aileen Carol Wuornos, Ma Baker

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781907795343
  • Publisher: Omnipress
  • Publication date: 12/17/2010
  • Series: True Crime
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 70,578
  • File size: 2 MB

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Psychopaths are superficially charming but ultimately self-centred individuals possessed with the ability to manipulate others into predatory situations. This psychiatric anomaly, when combined with a violent or abusive childhood,

mental illness or addictive personality can help to create that most feared and hated of human beings – the serial killer.

Evil Psychopaths is not a book for the faint hearted It explores the lives and crimes of the deranged and dangerous who have practised and perfected the art of killing.

Contents

Emperor Nero, Charles VI of France, Vlad the Impaler, The Borgias, Elizabeth Bathory, Ivan the Terrible, Peter Stubbe, John Lynch, Jack the Ripper, Thomas Neil Cream, H.H. Holmes, John Reginald Christie, John George Haigh, Dennis Nilsen, Peter Sutcliffe, Patrick Mackay, Baby Face Nelson, Ed Gein, Harvey Glatman, Albert De Salvo, John Wayne Gacy, Gary Heidnik, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy, Ed Kemper, Richard Speck, Richard Ramirez, Bela Kiss, Henri Landru, Peter Kurten, Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Andrei Chikatilo, Idi Amin, Pol Pot, Ivan Milat, Javed Iqbal, Gilles de Rais, Albert Fish, Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, Arthur Gary Bishop, Robert Black, Michael Fourniret, Belle Gunness, Mary Ann Cotton, Nannie Doss, Velma Barfield, Aileen Carol Wuornos, Ma Baker

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 19, 2014

    Fantastic

    Love the wide range of bad people.thru the ages and countries. Bravo

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 3, 2014

    Psychos...

    Overall interesting. However I would have like if it would have gone more in depth on the crimes committed.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2012

    Awesome

    Couldnt put this book down. Very interesting and informative. Good read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2012

    LadySun

    Great read! Over 300 pages. I love true crime and would recommend this book if you also read true crime.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 1, 2012

    OMG!!!!!!!

    Albert Fish is on the cover. I love him!!!!!!!!!!!!

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