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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 ...

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Review of Jack the Ripper Summing up and Verdict - Colin Wilson

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LET THIS BE OUR SECRET..... A true crime story.

Advantages: Fascinating story well told.
Disadvantages: The picture pages come loose during use.

I'm reviewing Let This Be Our Secret, by Deric Henderson. ISBN-13: 978-0241957332 It is the slightly larger paperback format ,measuring 14cms x 22cms x just over 2cms It contains 304 pages and includes pictures . It is available on Amazon for around £5 ne ...

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Review of Let This Be Our Secret - Deric Henderson

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Let this be out secret

Advantages: Good read
Disadvantages: Very tough going in some places

I am currently studying for a criminology degree, and I do enjoy reading true crime books. This book was a present from my mum who knew I wanted to read it. I sat down to read it one night, and finished it a year later, as I found the story so tough goi ...

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Review of Let This Be Our Secret - Deric Henderson

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Expensive but definitely worth it.

Advantages: You think its expensive? Its worth it.
Disadvantages: Looks scary because its a huge book.

The Oxford Handbook of Criminology was on the reading list for one of my university modules. I would not see this as a 'general interest' book - it is clearly intended for students of criminology. At first it appeared to be a pretty pricey item at £29.99, ...

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Review of The Oxford Handbook of Criminology - Mike Maguire, Rod Morgan

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The Oxford Handbook Of Criminology

Advantages: Informative,
Disadvantages: Large Chapters

This rather large Criminology book is a set text for any Criminology Degree. Edited by Mike Morgan, Rod Morgan and Robert Reiner it is divided up into managable parts, which inturn are divided up in chapters written by different authors. Authors inc ...

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Review of The Oxford Handbook of Criminology - Mike Maguire, Rod Morgan

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