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  • Sleeping With the Devil
    Views : 467
    Pages : 382

    by: Suzanne Finstad

    Publisher: pWilliam Morrow & Co

    Book Description

     As in Ulterior Motives (1987), Finstad focuses here on money, megalomania, and mayhem, Texas-style. Unfortunately, in addition to the locale, she has also retained the excessive detailing that marred the earlier work, producing a rather plodd ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0688083579

    ISBN-13: 9780688083571

    Language: English

  • Bodies of Evidence: The True Story of Judias Buenoano Florida's Serial Murderess
    Views : 469
    Pages : 319

    by: Chris Anderson Sharon McGehee

    Publisher: pLyle Stuart

    Book Description

     Pedestrian account of the investigation and trial of an unusually monstrous parricide. On March 31, 1984, Judias Buenoano was convicted of first- degree murder, and is now on Florida's death row. Buenoano poisoned two husbands and her s ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0818405422

    ISBN-13: 9780818405426

    Language: English

  • A Death in Kenya
    Views : 131
    Pages : 362

    by: Michael A. Hiltzik

    Publisher: pDelacorte Press

    Book Description

     The death of Julie Ward in a Kenyan game park made headlines around the world in 1989, and her murderers have yet to be tried. In the meantime, Hiltzik, Los Angeles Times bureau chief in Nairobi, offers an insightful report that's as much abo ... more

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    1991-07-01

    ISBN-10: 038530191X

    ISBN-13: 9780385301916

    Language: English

  • Dying to Get Married: The Courtship and Murder of Julia Miller Bulloch
    Views : 212
    Pages : 267

    by: Ellen Harris

    Publisher: pBirch Lane Pr

    Book Description

     Edge-of-your-seat account of the ten-week marriage and bizarre death of a young St. Louis executive, whose charred remains were discovered bound with adhesive tape in a burning garage in May 1986. Before her marriage, Julia Miller had s ... more

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    ISBN-10: 1559720913

    ISBN-13: 9781559720915

    Language: English

  • Fatal Vision
    Views : 53
    Pages : 704

    by: Joe McGinniss

    Publisher: pSignet

    Book Description

    At 4 A.M. one morning in 1970, at Fort Bragg, No. Carolina, the wife and two daughters of Jeffrey MacDonald--a young M.D. and Green Beret volunteer--were found beaten and stabbed to death; MacDonald, who was himself slightly wounded, claimed that a q ... more

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    1984-08-01

    ISBN-10: 0451165667

    ISBN-13: 9780451165664

    Language: English

  • Our Wish to Kill: The Murder in All Our Hearts
    Views : 392
    Pages : 270

    by: Herbert Strean Lucy Freeman

    Publisher: pSt Martins Pr

    Book Description

     A plea for compassion for the murderers in our midst, who in the authors' Freudian view, where good and evil do not exist, re pitiable victims, differing from the rest of us not in kind but only in degree. Psychotherapist Strean and wri ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0312054882

    ISBN-13: 9780312054885

    Language: English

  • Angel of Darkness: The True Story of Randy Kraft and the Most Heinous Murder Spree
    Views : 87
    Pages : 336

    by: Dennis McDougal

    Publisher: pGrand Central Publishing

    Book Description

     An account of Randy Kraft, a serial killer responsible for perhaps 67 murders of young men between 1971 and 1983, with mini- biographies of many of his victims, by investigative reporter McDougal (The Los Angeles Times). Beginning in 19 ... more

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    1991-05-01

    ISBN-10: 0446515388

    ISBN-13: 9780446515382

    Language: English