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Ripper : the secret life of Walter Sickert / Patricia Cornwell.

Cornwell, Patricia Daniels, (author.). Cornwell, Patricia Daniels. Revision of: Portrait of a killer. (Added Author).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

Examines the century-old series of murders that terrorized London in the 1880s, drawing on research, state-of-the-art forensic science, and insights into the criminal mind to reveal the true identity of the infamous Jack the Ripper.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 364.15232 COR 2017 (Text) 33892100440743 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/07/2017 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library 364.15 Cornw (Text) 37862000389239 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/20/2017 Available -
Pendleton Public Library 364.1523 C816 (Text) 37801000570216 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 03/09/2017 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library 364.152 COR (Text) 33892006185533 NON-FICTION Book None 03/18/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781503936874
  • ISBN: 1503936872
  • Physical Description: 553 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Seattle : Thomas & Mercer, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Incorporating material from Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper-- Case Closed, this new edition has been revised and expanded to include eight new chapters, detailed maps and hundreds of images that bring the sinister case to life." --Jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 511-528) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Mr. Nobody -- The unfortunates -- By some person unknown -- A glorious boy -- Thorns and sharp stones -- Walter and the boys -- The daughters of Cobden -- The gentleman slummer -- A bit of broken looking glass -- The dark lantern -- The royal conspiracy -- Dreadful bleeding corpses -- Instant death -- Wide staring eyes -- Red fingerprints -- Hue and cry -- Crochet work and flowers -- A cautious indicator -- A painted letter -- A man in ordinary life -- Stygian blackness -- The streets until dawn -- A shiny black bag -- These characters about -- Night horrors -- A great joke -- A social disease -- A lovely sea side business -- A very bad man -- In a horse bin -- Three keys -- The darkest day of the darkest night -- Sweet violets -- Shapes on the wall -- Further from the grave -- My coda to Jack the Ripper -- How it all began and never ended.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the century-old series of murders that terrorized London in the 1880s, drawing on research, state-of-the-art forensic science, and insights into the criminal mind to reveal the true identity of the infamous Jack the Ripper.
Subject: Jack, the Ripper.
Sickert, Walter, 1860-1942.
Serial murders > England > London > History > 19th century.
Whitechapel (London, England) > History.
Jack the Ripper.

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