Deranged: The Shocking True Story of America's Most Fiendish Killer

24 novembre 2009|
Deranged: The Shocking True Story of America's Most Fiendish Killer de Harold Schechter
13,99 $
livre numérique Kobo
À télécharger

description

LURED FROM THE SAFETY OF HOME -- INTO THE JAWS OF HELL

"America's principal chronicler of its greatest psychopathic killers" (The Boston Book Review), Harold Schechter shatters the myth that violent crime is a modern phenomenon -- with this seamless true account of unvarnished horror from the early twentieth century. Journey inside the demented mind of Albert Fish -- pedophile, sadist, and cannibal killer -- and discover that bloodlust knows no time or place....

On a warm spring day in 1928, a kindly, white-haired man appeared at the Budd family home in New York City, and soon persuaded Mr. and Mrs. Budd to let him take their adorable little girl, Grace, on an outing. The Budds never guessed that they had entrusted their child to a monster. After a relentless six-year search and nationwide press coverage, the mystery of Grace Budd's disappearance was solved -- and a crime of unparalleled gore and revulsion was revealed to a stunned American public. What Albert Fish did to Grace Budd, and perhaps fifteen other young children, caused experts to pronounce him the most deranged human being they had ever seen.

Titre :Deranged: The Shocking True Story of America's Most Fiendish Killer
Format :livre numérique Kobo
Publié le :24 novembre 2009
Publié par :Pocket Books
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9781439187852

Consulté récemment
|