The Complete History of Jack the Ripper

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Carroll & Graf, 2002 - History - 532 pages
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Adding more new material for his Complete History of Jack the Ripper, crime writer and historian Philip Sugden already has painstakingly uncovered much new and hitherto neglected material, including a new Ripper sighting, a possible earlier assault, and a potential American connection. As noted Ripperologist Dan Farson observes, "This is indeed the ‘definitive account'," for armchair sleuths of the White Chapel Horrors and all true crime aficionados. "A meticulous and reasoned profile for readers and future detectives."—Kirkus Reviews "The charm of well written history about a character of almost mythical standing."—Daily Telegraph (London)

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Review: The Complete History of Jack the Ripper

User Review  - Dayna Smith - Goodreads

The most comprehensive look into the Ripper killings and the search for his identity. This book is extremely well researched and fascinating to read, but don't look for a definitive answer to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

A fantastic in depth look at Jack The Ripper. Sugeden dives into the original police files available instead of other famous books on the Ripper. Sugeden goes in depth, the writing flows and there is ... Read full review

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