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Deviant : the shocking true story of the original "psycho"

Author: Harold Schechter
Publisher: New York, New York : Pocket Books, 1998. ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The murder case that inspired two films: Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Named Person: Edward Gein; Edward Gein
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Schechter
ISBN: 0671025465 9780671025465
OCLC Number: 40002199
Description: xii, 242 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Shocking true story of the original "psycho"
Responsibility: Harold Schechter.

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From Harold Schechter, one of the principle chroniclers of the world's greatest psychopathic killers comes the definitive account of Ed Gein, whose ghoulish crimes stunned an unsuspecting nation.  Read more...

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"Top-drawer true crime." -- "Booklist"

 
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