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Jack the Ripper : first American serial killer / Stewart P. Evans and Paul Gainey.

Evans, Stewart P. (Author). Gainey, Paul, joint author. (Added Author).
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Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 364.13 EVANS (Text) 34706000660318 Non-Fiction 300-399 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781568362571 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1568362579 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xx, 293 p., [16] p. of plates : facsims., maps, photos., ports. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kodansha America, 1998.

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General Note: Originally published: The lodger. London : Century Random House, 1995.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-286) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Assassination of a president -- Time and place -- A series killer at large? -- The Ripper hunters -- Horror in Hanbury Street -- Stride out? -- A double event? -- Mysterious communications -- The Ripper hunt continues -- The lodger -- Bloody finale -- Aftermath -- The Ripper still at large? -- Suspects -- Discovery of the Littlechild letter -- John George Littlechild -- The Littlechild suspect -- The arrest and escape of Jack the Ripper -- The nature of the beast -- The death of the Ripper.
Summary, etc.: Evans and Gainey contest that Jack the Ripper, the serial killer who terrorized London in 1888, was an American named Francis Tumblety. --From Amazon.com.
Subject: Jack, the Ripper.
Serial murders > England > London > History > 19th century.
Whitechapel (London, England) > History.

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