In a child's name: the legacy of a mother's murder

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Simon and Schuster, Oct 1, 1991 - Law - 378 pages
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Relates the story of the brutal murder of a young wife by her psychopathic husband and how it sparked a nasty custody battle over the couple's infant son between the murdered woman's sister and the killer's parents

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Having lived in NJ and recall vividly the events of this book, I must say that Mr. Maas did a phenominal job reporting the story. His article (of the same title) was so true to life - if you hadn't ... Read full review

In a child's name: the legacy of a mother's murder

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Kenneth Taylor, a dentist, brutally beat to death his third wife, Teresa, thereby orphaning their infant son, who became the focus of a bitter custody battle between Taylor's Indiana parents and ... Read full review

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Peter Maas's is the author of the number one "New York Times" bestseller "Underboss." His other notable bestsellers include " The Valachi Papers, Serpico, Manhunt, " and " In a Child's Name." He lives in New York City.

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