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Kidnapped : child abduction in America

Author: Paula S Fass
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A look at the history of child kidnappings and abductions in the United States, the motives of the perpetrators, the activities of the media, and the results in the law and in public opinions.
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Genre/Form: Case studies. 5
History
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fass, Paula S.
Kidnapped.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)651737208
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paula S Fass
ISBN: 0195117093 9780195117097 9780195311419 0195311418
OCLC Number: 37300708
Description: xi, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Abduction of Charley Ross --
Leopold and Loeb --
The Lindbergh case --
Abductions of Robert Marcus and Stephanie Bryan --
Parental abduction in America --
Child kidnapping in contemporary America --
Protecting our children.
Responsibility: Paula S. Fass.
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Explores how our fear has evolved from its first chilling realization in 1874, when Americans were startled and horrified to discover that their children could be held for ransom, when sexual  Read more...

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