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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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DEATH CRUISE, A true crime book written by Don Davis

Advantages: An interesting read.
Disadvantages: None.

I'm reviewing DEATH CRUISE, a true crime book written by Don Davis. I bought it on amazon as 'used but very good' for £2.81p (inc P&P). New costs approx £5. It is also available in most online bookstores with "true Crime" sections. It is in paperback form ...

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Review of Death Cruise - Don Davis

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Talking with serial killers 2.

Advantages: Addictive reading. Interesting subject matter.
Disadvantages: Some people will not like the content.

“With 5% of the world’s population, the United States produces more serial killer than the rest of the world, accounting for 76% of the total. Europe produces the second highest number of serial killers at 17%. England leads with 28% of the European total ...

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Review of Talking With Serial Killers 2 The World's Most Evil Killers Tell Their Stories - Christopher Berry-Dee

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Not Mad, Very Bad and Extremely Dangerous to Know

Advantages: Builds up a vivid picture of a notorious criminal, detailed accounts of the crimes and trial
Disadvantages: Lacks a human touch, some of the trial coverage is a bit technical in places

My parents were married in May 1958, and the announcement of their wedding was published a few days later in local Glasgow newspapers. At this time, the intimations were published on page 2 of the paper and as my mother saved the entire page they were pri ...

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Review of Manuel: Scotland's First Serial Killer - Allan Nicol

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CHILDREN WHO KILL Carol Ann Davies

Advantages: compelling insight into child killers
Disadvantages: pulls at the heart strings!

...The subject of death and murder is in itself something we have to stomach but the deaths of children and children who kill, well that is something else we have to deal with inside our hearts and souls, children who kill is a fascinating insight into just ...

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Review of Children Who Kill: Profiles of Pre-teen and Teenage Killers - Carol Anne Davis

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