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Compulsion

Author: Meyer Levin
Publisher: New York : Arbor House, [1984], ©1956.
Series: Arbor House library of contemporary Americana.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fictionalized account of the murder by Leopold and Loeb Robert Franks in Chicago during the 1920's written by a reporter who knew the alleged murders and their famous attorney, Clarence Darrow.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Levin, Meyer, 1905-1981.
Compulsion.
New York : Arbor House, [1984], ©1956
(OCoLC)567508574
Named Person: Nathan Freudenthal Leopold; Richard A Loeb; Nathan Freudenthal Leopold; Richard A Loeb
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meyer Levin
ISBN: 0877956502 9780877956501
OCLC Number: 11618431
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1956.
Description: xvi, 495 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Arbor House library of contemporary Americana.
Responsibility: Meyer Levin ; introduction by Merle Miller.

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The fictionalized account of the murder by Leopold and Loeb Robert Franks in Chicago during the 1920's written by a reporter who knew the alleged murders and their famous attorney, Clarence Darrow.

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