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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Never Seen the Moon: THE TRIALS OF EDITH MAXWELL.   

An American Vein: Critical Readings in Appalachian Literature

Danny Miller - History - 2005 - 400 pages
"...this impressive collection of essays provides an important, though too long neglected, part of American literary history. This book effectively gives Appalachian literature ...
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Witch Hunt in Wise County: The Persecution of Edith Maxwell

Gary Dean Best - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 186 pages
Like the Scopes "monkey trial," the two murder trials of Edith Maxwell were the subject of extensive publicity and controversy because many women believed she was tried and ...
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A Crime of Self-Defense: Bernhard Goetz and the Law on Trial

George P. Fletcher - Law - 1990 - 272 pages
Legal expert George Fletcher uses the celebrated trial of New York's "Subway Vigilante", Bernhard Goetz, as a springboard to probe the profound relationship between this ...
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Sapphic Slashers: Sex, Violence, and American Modernity

Lisa Duggan - Social Science - 2000 - 310 pages
DIVRetells and analyzes lesbian love murder stories from the 1890s to the 1930s to show how narratives of sex and violence were used to privatize populations and cultures ...
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Whoever Fights Monsters: My Twenty Years Tracking Serial Killers for the FBI

Robert K. Ressler, Tom Shachtman - Law - 1993 - 289 pages
The FBI expert who coined the phrase "serial killer" reveals how he used evidence from the crime scene to assemble a psychological profile and capture some of the most ...
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The Sweater Letter

Dave Distel, Lynn Distel - True Crime - 2002 - 356 pages
When it comes to classics among murder mysteries,
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Careless Whispers

Carlton Stowers - True Crime - 2001 - 464 pages
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O. J. Simpson Facts and Fictions: News Rituals in the Construction of Reality

Darnell M. Hunt - Performing Arts - 1999 - 350 pages
Analyses media coverage of O. J. Simpson trial and divided reactions of 'White' and African Americans.
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Swift Justice: Murder & Vengeance In A California Town

Harry Farrell - History - 1992 - 320 pages
Describes the kidnapping of the son of a San Jose, California, department store owner, and tells how a band of vigilantes stormed the town jail and hanged the kidnappers in the ...
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The Poisoner: A Story of Family Secrets

Gail Bell - History - 2003 - 288 pages
A history of poison also considers the author's struggle to understand its role in her family's past, citing the cases of such figures as Cleopatra and Emma Bovary while ...
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