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American predator : the hunt for the most meticulous serial killer of the 21st century / Maureen Callahan.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LP 364.152 CAL (Text) 33118000192002 Adult: Large Print New Checked out 12/09/2019
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 364.15 CAL LPT (Text) 32572000583211 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Checked out 12/04/2019
Greentown PL - Greentown 364.152 CALLAHAN LARGE PRINT (Text) 75342000089040 Adult Non-Fiction Large Print Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW LP 364 CAL (Text) 70743000172184 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 364.152 CAL (Text) 78731000512576 New NF Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781432870805
  • ISBN: 1432870807
  • Physical Description: 459 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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"Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Jeffrey Dahmer. The names of notorious serial killers are usually well-known; they echo in the news and in public consciousness. But most people have never heard of Israel Keyes, one of the most ambitious and terrifying serial killers in modern history. The FBI considered his behavior unprecedented. Described by a prosecutor as "a force of pure evil," Keyes was a predator who struck all over the United States. He buried "kill kits"--cash, weapons, and body-disposal tools--in remote locations across the country. Over the course of fourteen years, Keyes would fly to a city, rent a car, and drive thousands of miles in order to use his kits. He would break into a stranger's house, abduct his victims in broad daylight, and kill and dispose of them in mere hours. And then he would return home to Alaska, resuming life as a quiet, reliable construction worker devoted to his only daughter. When journalist Maureen Callahan first heard about Israel Keyes in 2012, she was captivated by how a killer of this magnitude could go undetected by law enforcement for over a decade. And so began a project that consumed her for the next several years--uncovering the true story behind how the FBI ultimately caught Israel Keyes, and trying to understand what it means for a killer like Keyes to exist. A killer who left a path of monstrous, randomly committed crimes in his wake--many of which remain unsolved to this day. American Predator is the ambitious culmination of years of interviews with key figures in law enforcement and in Keyes's life, and research uncovered from classified FBI files. Callahan takes us on a journey into the chilling, nightmarish mind of a relentless killer, and to the limitations of traditional law enfo"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Keyes, Israel.
Serial murderers > United States > Biography.
Large type books.

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