Murder in Little Egypt

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Morrow, 1989 - True Crime - 340 pages
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The shocking story of a family doctor from the region of southern Illinois known as Little Egypt who murdered two of his grown sons to gain the money from life insurance policies he held. 8 pages of photos. Ex-wife and one surviving son will tour nine cities.

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User Review  - Susan Gaska - Goodreads

This is a true story, and it sounds like a very interesting one, but you know what is going to happen so it's up to the author to make you want to get there. The author failed. I started off ... Read full review

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User Review  - Chuck - Goodreads

This is a true story of a well respected Doctor in Southern Illinois. This area is known as "Little Egypt" due to the fact that its best known city is named Cairo. It was the location that this doctor ... Read full review


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About the author (1989)

An essayist for The New Yorker and recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Ernest Hemingway Award.

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