Serial Killers (Hardcover)

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From ancient times to the present, serial killers have terrorized the public, claiming their victims with a variety of methods, including poisoning, stabbing, and shooting. Modern law enforcement agents have developed sophisticated techniques, such as ...

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From ancient times to the present, serial killers have terrorized the public, claiming their victims with a variety of methods, including poisoning, stabbing, and shooting. Modern law enforcement agents have developed sophisticated techniques, such as DNA analysis and psychological profiling, to track and identify these killers. Covering key historical and contemporary cases, Serial Killers is a concise, objective introduction to this field of criminal investigation.

Chapters include:
  • Murder by Numbers
  • Monsters Among Us
  • Lethal Ladies
  • Still at Large
  • The Mindhunters.
Cases covered include:
  • Erzsébet Báthory
  • The Beltway Snipers
  • David Berkowitz, a.k.a. "Son of Sam"
  • John Wayne Gacy
  • Micajah and Wiley Harpe
  • Jack the Ripper
  • Herman Webster Mudgett, aka "H.H. Holmes"
  • Gary Leon Ridgway, a.k.a. "The Green River Killer"
  • Aileen Wuornos.

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Dimensions 9.0x6.0x1.0
ISBN 9780791094112
Genre JUVENILE NONFICTION / Law & Crime
Format Hardcover
Pages 120
Publisher Date 2008-07-01 00:00:00.0
Publisher Chelsea House Pub
Copyright Year 2008
Height 9.5 in
Wdth 8.75 in
Thickness 0.5 in
Unit weight 0.86 lb
Language English
Series Name Criminal Investigations
Edition Number 1
Audience Young adult
Authors Newton, Michael

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