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The killer book of true crime [electronic resource] : incredible stories, facts and trivia from the world of murder and mayhem / Tom Philbin and Michael Philbin.

Philbin, Tom, 1934- (Author). Philbin, Michael. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781402230417 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1402230419 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 344 p.) : ill.
  • Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., c2007.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: welcome to gore galore -- Robbery -- Organized crimes and gangs -- Prostitution -- Serial murder -- Mass murder -- Criminal investigation -- Rape -- Sexual perversions -- Terrorism -- Auto theft -- Death row -- Prisons -- Stalking -- Female killers -- Arson -- Celebrities and crime -- Kids who kill -- Miscellaneous -- Mostly gore (not al).
Summary, etc.: The Killer Book of True Crime is the ultimate collection of in-depth stories, trivia, quizzes, quotes and photos gruesome and interesting enough to make any crime buff shudder in horrified delight.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Crime > Case studies.
Homicide > Case studies.
TRUE CRIME > General.
Genre: Electronic books.

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