Format: Trade Paperback
Published: January 5, 2004
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1844427358
ISBN - 13: 9781844427352
From the Publisher
True Crime provides an authoritative and compelling account of the history of the world's most infamous murderers and villains, from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the present day. Presented in a page-by-page, chronological format, it comprises newspaper-style reports on the notorious crimes of modern times, together with approximately 90 box features on particular aspects of crime (such as white slavery and cannibalism) spinechilling quotes and "Guilty as Charged" boxes covering other notable felonies in brief. The year-by-year reportage is interspersed with 17 special feature spreads on the world's most despicable characters.
About the Author
Martin Fido is a full-time writer & broadcaster, specializing
in crime & the author of "The Jack the Ripper A-Z", "Murders
after Midnight", "The Crimes Detection & Death of Jack the
Ripper, the Murder Guide to London"&"The Krays: Unfinished
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