The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

A comprehensive reference to serial killings offers case studies of notorious murderers and articles discussing the psychology of serial murder, law enforcement techniques used to catch serial killers, and famous unsolved cases.

Author: Michael Newton

Publisher: Checkmark Books

ISBN: 0816039798

Category: Social Science

Page: 391

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A comprehensive reference to serial killings offers case studies of notorious murderers and articles discussing the psychology of serial murder, law enforcement techniques used to catch serial killers, and famous unsolved cases.
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The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

Introduction includes the characteristics and behaviour patterns of serial killers.

Author: Brian Lane

Publisher:

ISBN: 0747204616

Category: Murder

Page: 310

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Introduction includes the characteristics and behaviour patterns of serial killers.
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The A Z Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

"Serial killers have never exerted a firmer grip on the nation's imagination. A steady stream of horrific crimes - and the books and movies they inspire - have made serial murder a topic of both tabloid attention and serious study.

Author: Harold Schechter

Publisher:

ISBN: 0671537911

Category: Serial murderers

Page: 341

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"Serial killers have never exerted a firmer grip on the nation's imagination. A steady stream of horrific crimes - and the books and movies they inspire - have made serial murder a topic of both tabloid attention and serious study. Now author and professor Harold Schechter, a leading academic authority on serial killers, and coauthor David Everitt have compiled the ultimate reference on this fascinating subject. With hundreds of entries spanning the entire spectrum of serial murder, this vivid, comprehensive resource examines these shocking crimes - and their infamous practitioners - from every angle."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers Volume Four T Z

The 4th volume of this comprehensive work features hundreds of serial killers from Sacramento to Soviet Russia—plus numerous unsolved cases.

Author: Susan Hall

Publisher: WildBlue Press

ISBN: 9781952225352

Category: True Crime

Page: 527

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The 4th volume of this comprehensive work features hundreds of serial killers from Sacramento to Soviet Russia—plus numerous unsolved cases. The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is the most complete reference guide on the subject, featuring more than 1,600 entries about the lives and crimes of serial killers from around the world. Defined by the FBI as a person who murders three or more people with a hiatus of weeks or months between murders, the serial killer has presented unique and terrifying challenges to have walked among us since the dawn of time—a fact this extensive record makes chillingly clear. The series concludes with Volume Four, T-Z. Entries include the Terminator Anatoly Yuriyovych Onoprienko; Trailside Killer David Joseph Carpenter; Vampire of Sacramento Richard Trenton Chase; and the Voroshilovgrad Maniac Zaven Almazyan; plus the unsolved cases of the Adelaide Child Murders; the Axeman of New Orleans; the Chillicothe Killer; the Dead Women of Juarez; the Korea Frog Boy Murders; and the Volga Maniac.
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Hunting Humans

A reference source on the frightening phenomenon of serial killers includes vital statistics on such heinous criminals as Charles Starkweather, Caril Ann Fugate, Hamilton Fish, Marybeth Tinning, Edward Gein, and Henry Lee Lucas.

Author: Michael Newton

Publisher:

ISBN: 0380763966

Category: Criminals

Page: 386

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A reference source on the frightening phenomenon of serial killers includes vital statistics on such heinous criminals as Charles Starkweather, Caril Ann Fugate, Hamilton Fish, Marybeth Tinning, Edward Gein, and Henry Lee Lucas. Reprint. AB.
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The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

I appreciate the opportunity to update and expand The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers. Much has happened in the field since I completed the original work in early 1999, as evidenced by the increased volume of cases reported.

Author: Michael Newton

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9780816069873

Category: True Crime

Page: 515

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The Encyclopaedia of Serial Killers, Second Edition provides accurate information on hundreds of serial murder cases - from early history to the present. Written in a non-sensational manner, this authoritative encyclopaedia debunks many of the myths surrounding this most notorious of criminal activities. New major serial killers have come to light since the first edition was published, and many older cases have been solved (such as the Green River Killer) or further investigated (like Jack the Ripper and the Zodiac Killer). Completely updated entries and appendixes pair with more than 30 new photographs and many new entries to make this new edition more fascinating than ever. New and updated entries include: Axe Man of New Orleans; BTK Strangler; Jack the Ripper; Cuidad Juarez, Mexico; John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo, the Sniper Killers; Gary Leon Ridgway, the Green River Killer; and Harold Frederick Shipman.
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The World Encyclopedia Of Serial Killers

While the entries to these volumes will continue to grow-the FBI estimates that there are at least fifty serial killers operating in the United States at any given time-The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is as complete as possible ...

Author: Susan Hall

Publisher: Wildblue Press

ISBN: 1952225345

Category:

Page: 514

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The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is the most comprehensive set of its kind in the history of true crime publishing. Written and compiled by Susan Hall, the four-volume set has more than 1600 entries of male and female serial killers from around the world. Defined by the FBI as a person who murders 3 or more people over a period of time with a hiatus of weeks or months between murders, serial killers have walked among us from the dawn of time as these books will demonstrate. While the entries to these volumes will continue to grow-the FBI estimates that there are at least fifty serial killers operating in the United States at any given time-The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is as complete as possible through the end of 2017. The series continues with Volume Three M-S. The entries include the Machete Murderer Juan Vallejo Corona, Maranhao Boy Mutilator Francisco das Chagas, Night Stalker Richard Ramirez, Rostov Ripper Andrei Romanovych Chikatilo, and serial killer Arthur John Shawcross. You will find these killers and approximately 475 others in this third book in the series of The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers.
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The World Encyclopedia Of Serial Killers

While the entries to these volumes will continue to grow-the FBI estimates that there are at least fifty serial killers operating in the United States at any given time-The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is as complete as possible ...

Author: Susan Hall

Publisher: Wildblue Press

ISBN: 1952225361

Category: True Crime

Page: 524

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The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is the most comprehensive set of its kind in the history of true crime publishing. Written and compiled by Susan Hall, the four-volume set has more than 1600 entries of male and female serial killers from around the world. Defined by the FBI as a person who murders 3 or more people over a period of time with a hiatus of weeks or months between murders, serial killers have walked among us from the dawn of time as these books will demonstrate. While the entries to these volumes will continue to grow-the FBI estimates that there are at least fifty serial killers operating in the United States at any given time-The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers is as complete as possible through the end of 2017. The series continues with Volume Four T-Z, plus the Unsolved Serial Killer Cases. The entries include the Terminator Anatoly Yuriyovych Onoprienko, Trailside Killer David Joseph Carpenter, Joseph Vacher, Vampire of Sacramento Richard Trenton Chase and the Voroshilovgrad Maniac Zaven Sarkisovich Almazyan, plus the Unsolved Serial Killer Cases of the Adelaide Child Murders, Axeman of New Orleans, Chillicothe Killer, Dead Women of Juarez, Korea Frog Boy Murders and Volga Maniac. You will find these killers and approximately 175 others plus approximately 225 Unsolved Serial Killer cases in this fourth book in the series of The World Encyclopedia of Serial Killers.
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