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The serial killer files : the who, what, where, how, and why of the world's most terrifying murderers

Author: Harold Schechter
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Profiles some of the most notorious, and brutal, serial killers from history, describing their crimes, motivations, methods, and more, and defining different types of deviance and derangement that serial killers suffer from.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Schechter
ISBN: 0345465660 9780345465665
OCLC Number: 53231284
Description: x, 421 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. What It Means --
2. Who They Are --
3. A History of Serial Murder --
4. Gallery of Evil --
Ten American Monsters --
5. Sex and the Serial Killer --
6. Why They Kill --
7. Evil in Action --
8. How It Ends.
Responsibility: Harold Schechter.
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Profiles some of the most notorious, and brutal, serial killers from history, describing their crimes, motivations, methods, and more, and defining different types of deviance and derangement that serial killers suffer from.

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