Murders in the United States: Crimes, Killers and Victims of the Twentieth Century

Murders in the United States: Crimes, Killers and Victims of the Twentieth Century

by R. Barri Flowers, Loraine H. Flowers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0786420758

ISBN-13: 9780786420759

Pub. Date: 09/01/2004

Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers

From the assassination of President William McKinley on September 6, 1901, to the mass killing at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999, the 20th century saw many murderous events that are difficult to contemplate but have become a part of the national history. This reference book is divided into three parts. Part One, arranged chronologically, details 53 of the…  See more details below

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From the assassination of President William McKinley on September 6, 1901, to the mass killing at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999, the 20th century saw many murderous events that are difficult to contemplate but have become a part of the national history. This reference book is divided into three parts. Part One, arranged chronologically, details 53 of the most famous murder cases of the 20th century in the United States. In Part Two, over 300 entries (alphabetically arranged by criminal) provide descriptions of crimes and are subdivided into male, female, and juvenile murderers; pair and group murderers; hate crime murderers; and school killings. Part Three features crime events related to over 40 selected victims. Cross references guide the reader to additional information. An index is included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786420759
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
09/01/2004
Edition description:
ALT
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.56(d)

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