Strange Tales of Crime and Murder in Southern Indiana

Strange Tales of Crime and Murder in Southern Indiana

by Keven McQueen, Kyle McQueen
     
 

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Prepare to take a tour of some dark, strange moments of southern Indiana's history. From the scheming wife who wanted her dull husband out of the way to make room for a young love affair and the husband who stomped his wife to death because she wouldn't stop singing an irritating song, to the man who murdered an entire family to pay off some farming equipment and the… See more details below

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Prepare to take a tour of some dark, strange moments of southern Indiana's history. From the scheming wife who wanted her dull husband out of the way to make room for a young love affair and the husband who stomped his wife to death because she wouldn't stop singing an irritating song, to the man who murdered an entire family to pay off some farming equipment and the case of a mistaken-identity murder, author Keven McQueen relates the sinister (or not so) motives and gruesome details of nine murders that occurred in southern Indiana between 1880 and 1912. With a detailed, if macabre, look at each story as well as the ambiguities surrounding the criminals and punishments, McQueen illuminates the darker side of Hoosier history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014467346
Publisher:
The History Press, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Series:
True Crime , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
File size:
1 MB

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