The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

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Berkley Books, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 432 pages
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Here is a comprehensive, A-to-Z guide to the world's most horrifying criminal personalities throughout history-who they are, where they lived, who they killed, and how they were caught. Includes Jeffrey Dahmer, Charles Manson, Jack the Ripper, The Boston Strangler, The Acid-Bath Murderer, and many more.

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About the author (1995)

Brian J. Lane is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America, the American Hiking Society, and the Sierra Club. He is also a NOLS/WMI certified Wilderness First Responder. In 2001 he was awarded a Photographer's Forum Award of Excellence. Lane lives with his wife in Sedona, AZ. For more information and a blog with up-to-date canyon hiking conditions, visit

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