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Unsolved child murders : eighteen American cases, 1956-1998

Author: Emily G Thompson
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : Exposit, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" An estimated 800,000 children are reported missing each year in the U.S. Only one in 10,000 is found dead. Yet child murders that are never solved are almost a daily occurrence. This book provides details and evidence for 18 unsolved cases from 1956 to 1998"--
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emily G Thompson
ISBN: 9781476670003 1476670005
OCLC Number: 988293808
Description: v, 236 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The Grimes sisters --
The boy in the box --
The freeway phantom (1971/1972) --
The alphabet murders (1971/1973) --
Santa Rosa Hitchhiker murders (1972/1973) --
The Oakland county child killer (1976/1977) --
The Oklahoma girl scout murders (1977) --
Adam Walsh (1981) --
Rachael Runyan (1982) --
Johnny Gosch (1982) --
April Tinsley (1988) --
Jaclyn Dowaliby (1988) --
Amy Mihaljevic (1989) --
Angie Housman (1993) --
Jonbenét Ramsey (1995) --
Amber Hagerman (1996) --
Levi Frady (1997) --
Christina Marie Williams (1998) --
Afterword --
Chapter notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Emily G. Thompson.

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Unsolved child murders are almost a daily occurrence - of nearly 52,000 juvenile homicides in the US between 1980 and 2008, more than 20 percent remain open. Drawing on FBI reports, police and court  Read more...

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