True Crime: Pennsylvania: The State's Most Notorious Criminal Cases [NOOK Book]

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The history of criminal offense in Pennsylvania is documented in this book, beginning with a general survey of crime in the state and then focusing on its headline cases. Included are Philadelphia and Pittsburgh mob activities, the 20-year hunt for killer Ira Einhorn, the murder of Philadelphia-area schoolteacher Susan Reinert, the Freeman teenagers in Allentown who stabbed their parents to death, and the tragic shootings at the Nickel Mines Amish school.
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True Crime: Pennsylvania: The State's Most Notorious Criminal Cases

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Overview

The history of criminal offense in Pennsylvania is documented in this book, beginning with a general survey of crime in the state and then focusing on its headline cases. Included are Philadelphia and Pittsburgh mob activities, the 20-year hunt for killer Ira Einhorn, the murder of Philadelphia-area schoolteacher Susan Reinert, the Freeman teenagers in Allentown who stabbed their parents to death, and the tragic shootings at the Nickel Mines Amish school.
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They call Philadelphia the City of Brotherly Love, but the Keystone State has also been the home of merciless killers. In True Crime Pennsylvania, Patricia Martinelli escorts readers on a fascinating tour of the state's darkest side. Readers might recall several of the cases that she spotlights, which include the heartbreaking Nickel Mines Amish school massacre and the 20-year hunt for intellectual activist Ira Einhorn, who killed his girlfriend and then stuffed her in a closet. Bracing true tales.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780811741699
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • Publication date: 8/1/2008
  • Series: Stackpole True Crime Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 649,770
  • File size: 756 KB

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