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The alienist

Author: Caleb Carr; Edward Herrmann
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster Audio, ℗1994.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1896, and a serial killer is loose in New York City. His targets are poor young boys working as transvestite prostitutes. While the general public has little interest in the victims, Chief of Police Theodore Roosevelt wants the murderer stopped. He assembles a clandestine group of amateur detectives to track the killer.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Caleb Carr; Edward Herrmann
ISBN: 0671887572 9780671887575
OCLC Number: 30264562
Notes: Abridged.
Performer(s): Read by Edward Herrmann.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (approximately 4 hr., 30 min.) : analog, stereo, Dolby processed
Contents: New York, 1896: Lower Manhatten's underworld is ruled by a new generation of cold-blooded criminals ... Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt battles widespread corruption within the department's ranks ... and a shockinly brutal murder sets off an investigation that could change crime-fighting forever.
Responsibility: Caleb Carr.

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In 1896 New York, psychologist--or in period terminology, alienist--Laszlo Kreizler joins forces with journalist John Schuyler Moore to track a vicious serial killer.  Read more...

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