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Ripper : the secret life of Walter Sickert

Author: Patricia Daniels Cornwell
Publisher: [Seattle] : Thomas & Mercer, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
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.
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Genre/Form: True crime stories
Nonfiction
History
Named Person: Jack, the Ripper.; Walter Sickert; Jack, the Ripper.; Jack, the Ripper.; Walter Sickert
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Daniels Cornwell
ISBN: 9781503936874 1503936872
OCLC Number: 953440856
Notes: "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.
Description: 553 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Contents: 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.
Other Titles: Portrait of a killer
Secret life of Walter Sickert
Responsibility: Patricia Cornwell.

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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.

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