Baker & Taylor Describes the history of serial killing in the United States, including such infamous serial killers as the "Boston Strangler," Charles Manson, and David "Son of Sam" Berkowitz.
Facts on File From ancient times to the present, serial killers have terrorized the public, claiming their victims with a variety of methods, including poisoning, stabbing, and shooting. Modern law enforcement agents have developed sophisticated techniques, such as DNA analysis and psychological profiling, to track and identify these killers. Covering key historical and contemporary cases, Serial Killers is a concise, objective introduction to this field of criminal investigation.
Murder by Numbers
Monsters Among Us
Still at Large
Cases covered include:
The Beltway Snipers
David Berkowitz, a.k.a. "Son of Sam"
John Wayne Gacy
Micajah and Wiley Harpe
Jack the Ripper
Herman Webster Mudgett, aka "H.H. Holmes"
Gary Leon Ridgway, a.k.a. "The Green River Killer"