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Blind eye : the terrifying story of a doctor who got away with murder

Author: James B Stewart
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Young, blond, handsome Dr. Swango seemed a godsend wherever he was hired to practice medicine. But acclaim would turn to disbelief, dismay, then horror, as the evidence mounted that he could actually be murdering his patients. Then Dr. Michael Swango would leave that hospital, only to be rehired at another. Today the FBI believes that Swango may be the most prolific serial killer in American history. In Blind Eye,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Named Person: Michael Swango; Michael Swango
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James B Stewart
ISBN: 0684854848 9780684854847 0684865637 9780684865638
OCLC Number: 44546662
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 334 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: James B. Stewart.

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Shows how an apparently respectable young doctor murdered patients and poisoned co-workers while being consistently protected by an oblivious and dangerously secretive medical establishment.  Read more...

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Lance Morrow "The New York Times Book Review" Chillingly thorough....Wonderfully done....An elaborate journalistic reconstruction that has the fascination of an acutely observed and troubling novel. Read more...

 
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