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The Killer Book of Serial Killers

ISBN: 9781402213854

By: Tom PhilbinMichael Philbin

Published: 01/01/2009

The Killer Book of Serial Killers is the ultimate resource (and gift) for any true crime fan and student of the bizarre world of serial killers.

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Description

The Killer Book of Serial Killers is the ultimate resource (and gift) for any true crime fan and student of the bizarre world of serial killers. Filled with stories, trivia, quizzes, quotes, photos, and odd facts about the world's most notorious murderers, this is the perfect bathroom reader for anyone fascinated with serial killers. The stories and trivia cover such killers as: John Wayne Gacy Ted Bundy The BTK Killer Jack the Ripper The Green River Killer Serial killers around the world And many more Bathroom readers have enjoyed considerable success as a format, selling millions of copies. The Killer Book series brings this format to the rabid true crime audience. Including more than 40 black & white photos, this is a must for true crime fans.

About the Author

Michael Philbin

Tom Philbin and his brother Mike have been close to crime (and its consequences) for many years. Tom is a long-time freelance writer who has written nine cop novels. He lives in New York. Mike Philbin is a musician, and this is his first book. Mike lives in New Hampshire.

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Table of Contents

Introduction

PART I: THE FIENDS AMONG US
Chapter 1: Meet the Serial Killer

PART II: AMERICAN SERIAL KILLERS
Chapter 2: Albert Fish
Chapter 3: Bobby Joe Long
Chapter 4: Ted Bundy
Chapter 5: Dean Corll
Chapter 6: Gary Heidnik
Chapter 7: John Wayne Gacy
Chapter 8: Albert DeSalvo
Chapter 9: Jerry Brudos
Chapter 10: Henry Lee Lucas and Ottis Toole
Chapter 11: Jeffrey Dahmer
Chapter 12: David Berkowitz
Chapter 13: Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono Jr.
Chapter 14: Dennis Rader
Chapter 15: Edmund Kemper
Chapter 16: Richard Ramirez
Chapter 17: Robert Hansen
Chapter 18: Harvey Glatman
Chapter 19: Ed Gein
Chapter 20: Wayne Williams
Chapter 21: Gary Ridgway
Chapter 22: Leonard Lake and Charles Ng
Charles 23: Aileen Wuornos

PART III: SERIAL KILLERS WORLDWIDE
Chapter 24: Ivan Robert Marko Milat, Australia
Chapter 25: Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka, Canada
Chapter 26: Pedro Lopez, Colombia
Chapter 27: Dennis Nilsen, England
Chapter 28: Henri Landru, France
Chapter 29: Peter Kurten, Germany
Chapter 30: Bela Kiss, Hungary
Chapter 31: Ahmad Suradji, Indonesia
Chapter 32: Yoshio Kodaira, Japan
Chapter 33: Arnfinn Nesset, Norway
Chapter 34: Karl Denke, Poland
Chapter 35: Andrei Chikatilo, Russia
Chapter 36: Moses Sithole, South Africa

PART IV: IN THEIR OWN WORDS
Chapter 37: Dennis Rader: Court Transcript of His Confession
Chapter 38: Gary Ridgway, the Green River Killer
Chapter 39: Edmund Kemper

PART V: TEST YOUR SERIAL KILLER IQ

Index
About the Authors

Excerpt

Excerpt from Chapter 1: Meet the Serial Killer

Serial killers are a lot different from regular murderers. Most people who commit murder do so out of passion and anger. When homicide

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Specs

Format: Paperback

Dimensions
Length: 9 in
Width: 6 in
Weight: 14.88 oz
Page Count: 352 pages

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