Murder & Mayhem in Portland, Oregon

Murder & Mayhem in Portland, Oregon

by JD Chandler
     
 

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The headlines shook Portland, Oregon. The brutal Ardenwald axe murders. The retribution killings by Chinatown tongs. The fiendish acts of the Dark Strangler. In this compelling account, author JD Chandler chronicles the coverups, the false confessions, the miscarriages of justice and the investigative twists and turns of Portland's infamous crimes while providing

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The headlines shook Portland, Oregon. The brutal Ardenwald axe murders. The retribution killings by Chinatown tongs. The fiendish acts of the Dark Strangler. In this compelling account, author JD Chandler chronicles the coverups, the false confessions, the miscarriages of justice and the investigative twists and turns of Portland's infamous crimes while providing valuable historical perspective. From the untimely end of the Black Mackintosh Bandit to the convoluted hunt for the Milwaukie Monster, join Chandler as he unveils the shadowy heart of the city, acknowledges the officers who sought justice and remembers the individuals whose lives were claimed by violence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609499259
Publisher:
History Press, The
Publication date:
03/19/2013
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,318,526
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author


JD Chandler is a public historian and former political/labor activist. Chandler writes both fiction and nonfiction, but for the past sixteen years, his primary focus has been studying Portland's criminal history and compiling the Slabtown Chronology at www.portlandcrime.blogspot.com. His newest history blog is www.weirdportland.blogspot.com.

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