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Hell's princess : the mystery of Belle Gunness, Butcher of Men / Harold Schechter.

Schechter, Harold, (author.).
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  • 31 of 37 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B GUNNESS SCH (Text) 34207002149855 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 364.152 SCH (Text) 37521530891151 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil 364.152 S (Text) 38160000527026 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Checked out 11/26/2018
Butler PL - Butler 921 GUNNES (Text) 73174005035105 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 364.1523 SCH (Text) 33118000184223 Adult: New Book Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B GUNNESS (Text) 36806002085031 NEW ITEMS Available -
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 364.152 S314h (Text) 00000106555683 Indiana book Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781477808955
  • ISBN: 1477808957
  • ISBN: 9781477808948
  • Physical Description: xvi, 316 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-294) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The shocking true story of one of the twentieth century's most prolific female serial killers." -- book jacket.
Belle Gunness engaged in wholesale slaughter, partly out of greed but mostly for the sheer joy of it. Between 1902 and 1908 she lured a succession of unsuspecting victims to her La Porte, Indiana 'murder farm.' Some were hired hands. Others were well-to-do bachelors. All of them vanished without a trace. When their bodies were dug up, they hadn't merely been poisoned... they'd been butchered. Schechter profiles the killing spree of the woman who came to be known as Lady Bluebeard.
Subject: Gunness, Belle, 1859-1908.
Women serial murderers > Biography.
Serial murderers > Indiana > La Porte County > Biography.
LaPorte (Ind.) > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
True crime stories.

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