Books tagged: unsolved crimes

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U. City's Bravest and Kindest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.
Burn, Judy, Burn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
Graphic and Violent content - The morning started out like a morning of any other day for Terry Chasteen and her 3 small children, but it would be their last. Their murderer was a young man who was considered a dangerous boy at age 10, and a criminal sexual psychopath by age 13. Why had Indiana Central State Hospital released him? Was God taking a nap on April 28,1979?
A Private Disgrace: Lizzie Borden by Daylight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Lizzie Andrew Borden was tried and acquitted in the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Media coverage of the case created a furor throughout the United States reminiscent of the Rosenberg, Claus von Bulow and O.J. Simpson trials. No other suspect was ever charged with the double homicide, and speculation on the case continues to this day.
A Genealogical Perspective On The Murder Of Mary Rogers
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.
Beyond All Reasonable Doubt (The Testimonies That Show Who Really Killed The Bordens)
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 41,670. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1892 Lizzie Borden was found not guilty of murdering her parents in Fall River. The police should have looked more closely at their maid, Bridget Sullivan. She was never seriously considered because of her domestic worker status. The case has remained unsolved until now. By piecing together witness testimonies I have shown that Bridget was the only one who could have killed the Bordens.
The Murder Of A Maine Prostitute From A Genealogical Perspective
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Helen Jewett was the daughter of a Maine shoemaker. Raised as Dorcas Doyen, she entered the home of a prominent judge in Portland as a girl. She was turned out of this home for sexual indiscretions. Her misadventures led to a life of prostitution that she lived in establishments in Maine, Boston, and New York City. My text recounts her demise and the ancestry of her family and two of her clients.
Karyn Kupcinet Strangled Hollywood Beauty
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Andrew Prine was Karyn Kupcinet's boyfriend until shortly before her violent and untimely death on November 28, 1963. Karyn's body lay undiscovered on a couch in her West Hollywood apartment for three days. It was found by two friends. My book reveals many of the likely suspects in her murder, including Prine, who is still alive. Karyn was also a drug abuser. She used methamphetamine habitually.
The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Beth (Elizabeth Short), posthumously known as The Black Dahlia, was the victim of one of the most notorious unsolved crimes of the 20th century. Believing that she was unjustly portrayed in books and movies, her friend, Juanita Spinos describes her in The Soul of Beth as a strikingly beautiful, dignified, compassionate, and caring friend to be cherished and honored forever.
A Death In Hemlock, New York The Unsolved Murder Of Joanne Ena Lynn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Joanne Ena Lynn left for school in Hemlock on a fall morning in 1949. Unfortunately she never returned home. Her body was found near a field of locust trees in nearby Lima. It was discovered by a teenager gathering nutmegs. Police continued their futile search for a German made gun and a gray sedan with Pennsylvania license plates until late 1951. The murderer proved extremely elusive.