Mapping the Trail of a Serial Killer: How the World's Most Infamous Murderers Were Tracked Down

Mapping the Trail of a Serial Killer: How the World's Most Infamous Murderers Were Tracked Down

by Brenda Lewis
     
 
The idea of the wandering murderer, leaving a trail of mutilated bodies in his wake, has long fascinated followers of true crime. By charting the geography of the killer’s actions, Mapping the Trail of a Serial Killer takes an innovative approach to exploring the killing sprees of more than 40 mass murderers from the early 20th century right up to the present

Overview

The idea of the wandering murderer, leaving a trail of mutilated bodies in his wake, has long fascinated followers of true crime. By charting the geography of the killer’s actions, Mapping the Trail of a Serial Killer takes an innovative approach to exploring the killing sprees of more than 40 mass murderers from the early 20th century right up to the present day. With specially commissioned maps pinpointing each killer’s actions, Mapping the Trail of a Serial Killer reveals patterns of behavior and enables the reader to understand some of the thinking of the minds of men like Ted Bundy, David Berkowitz, and Andrei Chikatilo.

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“I’d talk to her, so that she’d think, 'This guy cares,' which I didn't. I just wanted to get her in the vehicle and eventually kill her."--Green River Killer Gary Ridgway

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781599218137
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/10/2009
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Brenda Ralph Lewis has written more than 85 books, including Kings & Queens of Europe: A Dark History, Monarchy: The History of an Idea, Great Civilizations from Prehistoric Times to the Present Day, and Pirate Code.

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