The Devil In The White City

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409044602
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The Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and its amazing 'White City' was one of the wonders of the world. This is the incredible story of its realization, and of the two men whose fates it linked: one was an architect, the other a serial killer.

Channel Islands

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By the 1960s, it was dealing effectively with most of the major crime committed on
Jersey. “Most”, however, didn't accommodate the sex crimes committed by the
notorious “Beast of Jersey”. Between 1960 and 1971, “the Beast” (Edward
Paisnel) terrorised the island and, in so doing, highlighted one of the main flaws
in Jersey's police system: the lack of cohesion between the honoraries and the
paid. During any investigation after a crime, the honorary policeman had to be in
attendance ...

Performance By Artists

Author: A. A. Bronson
Publisher: Art metropole
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Hearsay : Edward Paisnel, known as the Beast of Jersey, was found guilty of
thirteen charges of attacks on six people on Monday 13 December 1971. On 13
September 1440 Gilles de Rais was found guilty of 34 murders, though it is
believed his victims numbered over 300. Rais, Prelati, Poitou made crosses,
signs, and characters in a circle. Used coal, grease, torches, candles, a stone, a
pet, incense. Words were chalked on a board. Could these rituals preceding child
murders, ...

Annual Bulletin

Author: Société jersiaise
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Philip Saumarez and the voyage of the Centurion. (Guernsey Museum, Guernsey
, c. 1994) 46; ill; maps; bibliog. [Eighteenth century] Ruaux,J.-Y. Vichy-sur-
Manche: Les ties anglo-normandes sous L'Occupation. (Edit. Ouest-France,
Rennes, 1994) 297; ill. RUtherfoRD, W The Beast of Jersey. The Final Chapter. (
Redberry Press Ltd., Jersey, 1996) 208. [Crimes, trial and burial of Edward
Paisnel, d. 1994, 'The Beast of Jersey'] Sarre.J. W. Captain William Tardiff and the
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Psycho Usa

Author: Harold Schechter
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0345524470
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Shares the stories of lesser-known serial killers including "Mad Sculptor" Robert Irwin, "Tell-Tale Heart Killer" Peter Robinson and "Man of Two Lives" Edward H. Ruloff, in an anthology that evaluates their mental statuses, motivations and ...