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A Jack of Many Faces

Advantages: A thorough analysis of the facts and theories for its time
Disadvantages: Some unnecessary whimisical flights of fancy

...1988 was a hell of a year for Jack the Ripper enthusiasts. Being the centenary of London’s “Autumn of Terror”, few producers, publishers, historians, writers and professional criminologists missed a trick. From movies about a copycat serial killer called ...

BlackSwan 31.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Jack the Ripper Summing up and Verdict - Colin Wilson

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Probation Explained.

Advantages: Clearly explained, easy to use reference book.
Disadvantages: None

My reasons for writing this review on "Moving Probation Forward" is to tell you how valuable I have found this book. I am currently in my second year as a Trainee Probation Officer. I would recommend this book to all Trainees' but it also would be valuab ...

sarah720 07.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Moving probation Forward: Evidence, Arguments and Practice - Wing Hong Chui, Mike Nellis

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A Most Gruesome Journey

Advantages: Sympathetically factual
Disadvantages: The murders are extremely vile

...Hannibal Lecter? Pah! Meet a real cannibal... Jeffrey Dhamer, The world. The world, this is Jeffrey Dahmer. Imagine a hot summer's night in July, 1991. You are a policeman and you've just walked in to a Mr. Dahmer's apartment. The occupant is a young m ...

Salgirl 03.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Shrine of Jeffrey Dahmer - Brian Masters

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The most comprehensive, in-depth biography of Dahmer so far!

Advantages: Comprehensive, intellectual, detailed, thorough, goes the extra mile
Disadvantages: Quite long winded - small print!

...For a few years now, I have had an interest (if you could call it that) in serial killers, murderers and cannibals; in particular; their psychology, motives and attributions. Unfortunately, a majority of books which I have read so far surrounding the subj ...

JosieFrench 01.08.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Shrine of Jeffrey Dahmer - Brian Masters

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All for the love for a man

Advantages: Story was told well and compassionately, The surviving children were adopted by the prosecutor.
Disadvantages: Three children were shot by their mother, one dying.

Have you ever wondered what kind of a woman would shoot her own children to be with a man that she claimed to love? I sure couldn’t fathom it. We all know good parents. Those of us raising children do everything in our power to do our best by the ch ...

Terrie 10.07.2001 · Read full review

Review of Small Sacrifices - Ann Rule

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