Synopses & Reviews
From Jack the Ripper to the Zodiac Killer, this book is a comprehensive guideto understanding one of society's most disturbing phenomenons--serial murder.70 photos.
This guide examines the realities of serial murder versus popular myths depicted in film and television. From Jack the Ripper to Ted Bundy, the encyclopedia gives readers an overview of what is undoubtedly the most macabre and fascinating branch of crime and modern criminology.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-380) and index.
Table of Contents
Entries A-Z -- Appendix A: Solo killers -- Appendix B: Team killers -- Appendix C: Unresolved cases.