by Margaret Cheney


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Many unknown serial killers are prowling the homes, schools, and streets of this nation. Only a few have been caught. This book will take you on a terrifying journey inside the mind of one of the first known serial killers. In the early 70s, Edmund Kemper III stalked young women on the coastline of California. Against these scenic backdrops, he butchered his mother, her friend and six coeds. As this book explores the depth of Kemper's madness, it reveals the elements that all serial killers have in common, and why our culture is for them a kind of petri dish.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780595089154
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/01/2000
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

1.Manipulating the Experts1
2.How to Make a Killer6
3.Atascadero Experience25
4.Back on the Streets34
5.Hits One and Two45
6."Have You Seen this Girl?"51
7.Death in Dreamsville55
8.Walking Time Bomb64
9.Edmund the Confessor71
10."Game Plan" for Murder81
11.Triumph of the Hunter101
12.Another Trophy110
13.Under Mother's Window117
14."Nice" Beheading for Mom132
15.Folly of M'Naghten Rule157
17.Diagnostic Error?196
18.Sociosexual Violence214

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