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The giant book of unsolved crimes

Author: Roger Wilkes
Publisher: London : Magpie Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Wilkes
ISBN: 1845292057 9781845292058
OCLC Number: 62745184
Notes: Previous edition: 1999.
Description: vii, 570 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Evidence by Entrapment --
The Short, Sweet Martyrdom of Jake Lingle --
Mistress and Maid --
The Real Marie Roget (Mary Rogers, 1841) --
Checkmate (Julia Wallace, 1931) --
A Case That Rocked the World (Sacco and Vanzetti, 1920) --
The A6 Murder (James Hanratty, 1961) --
Florence Maybrick (James Maybrick, 1889) --
The Mystery of the Poisoned Partridges (Hubert Chevis, 1931) --
The Obsession with the Black Dahlia (Elizabeth Short, 1947) --
True Lies (Hilda Murrell, 1984) --
Who Killed Joe Elwell? (Joseph Bowne Elwell, 1920)- Dr John Bodkin Adams (Mrs Morrell and Mrs Hullett, 1957)- A Sort of Genius (Rev. Hall and Mrs Mills, 1922) --
What Became of Martin Guerre (Martin Guerre, 1560) --
The Case of the Salmon Sandwiches (Annie Hearn, 1930)- Death of a Millionaire (Sir Harry Oakes, 1943)- The Mystery of the Hansom Cab (Nan Patterson, 1904) --
A Coincidence of Corpses (Brighton Trunk Murder, 1934) --
The Secret of Ireland's Eye (William Burke Kirwan, 1852) --
The Mystery of Merstham Tunnel (Robert Money, 1905) --
The Dumb Blonde Who Knew Too Much (Marilyn Monroe, 1962)- Temptation and the Elder (William Gardiner, 1902) --
The Hoop-La Murder Trial (Jessie Costello, 1933) --
Jack the Ripper (The Whitechapel murders, 1888) --
The Murder of Margery Wren (Margery Wren, 1930 --
The Zodiac Killer (Zodiac killings, 1968) --
And to Hell with Burgundy (Florence Bravo, 1876) --
Fools and Horses (Shergar, 1983) --
California's Worst Crime (Mabel Mayer, 1927) The Camden Town Murder (Robert Wood, 1907) --
Arnold Rothstein's Final Payoff (Arnold Rothstein, 1929) --
The Death of Bella Wright (Bella Wright, 1919) --
Murder Hath Charms (Edwin Bartlett, 1875) --
The Man Who Contracted Out of Humanity (Stanley Setty, 1949) --
Kent Murder Mystery (Caroline Luard, 1908) --
Acknowledgements and Sources.
Other Titles: Unsolved crimes
Responsibility: edited by Roger Wilkes.

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