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Ripper : the secret life of Walter Sickert

Examines the century-old series of murders that terrorized London in the 1880s, drawing on research, state-of-the-art forensic science, and insights into the criminal mind to reveal the true identity of the infamous Jack the Ripper
Print Book, English, 2017
First edition View all formats and editions
Thomas & Mercer, [Seattle], 2017
True crime stories
553 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
9781503936874, 1503936872
Mr. Nobody
The unfortunates
By some person unknown
A glorious boy
Thorns and sharp stones
Walter and the boys
The daughters of Cobden
The gentleman slummer
A bit of broken looking glass
The dark lantern
The royal conspiracy
Dreadful bleeding corpses
Instant death
Wide staring eyes
Red fingerprints
Hue and cry
Crochet work and flowers
A cautious indicator
A painted letter
A man in ordinary life
Stygian blackness
The streets until dawn
A shiny black bag
These characters about
Night horrors
A great joke
A social disease
A lovely sea side business
A very bad man
In a horse bin
Three keys
The darkest day of the darkest night
Sweet violets
Shapes on the wall
Further from the grave
My coda to Jack the Ripper
How it all began and never ended
"Incorporating material from Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper-- Case Closed, this new edition has been revised and expanded to include eight new chapters, detailed maps and hundreds of images that bring the sinister case to life."--Jacket