For The Thrill Of It

Author: Simon Baatz
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006182884X
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It was a crime that shocked the nation: the brutal murder in Chicago in 1924 of a child by two wealthy college students who killed solely for the thrill of the experience.

For The Thrill Of It

Author: Simon Baatz
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061828843
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It was a crime that shocked the nation: the brutal murder in Chicago in 1924 of a child by two wealthy college students who killed solely for the thrill of the experience.

For The Thrill Of It

Author: Simon Baatz
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060781009
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This thrilling narrative of murder and mystery in the Jazz Age will keep the reader in a continual state of suspense as the story twists and turns its way to an unexpected conclusion.

Leopold And Loeb

Author: Hal Higdon
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252068294
Size: 49.87 MB
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Provides an account of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb's killing of fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks, their celebrity, and their ultimate emergence as folk heroes.

Evil Summer

Author: John Theodore
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809387496
Size: 50.63 MB
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Worldwide press coverage reflected the public fascination with the case in what was then called “ the trial of the century.” The story became a media circus: Chicago’ s six daily newspapers battled vigorously for readers, two Daily ...

The Mad Sculptor

Author: Harold Schechter
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544114310
Size: 14.58 MB
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An account of a brutal triple homicide in an exclusive neighborhood in Depression-era New York draws on archival records to profile the killer, a brilliant but deeply disturbed young sculptor, while documenting the nationwide manhunt, ...

American Jewry

Author: Eli Lederhendler
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316824500
Size: 44.86 MB
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The two killers were University of Chicago-trained, headed for careers in law, and
stemmed from the upper-crust, ... 15–54; Simon Baatz, For the Thrill of It: Leopold,
Loeb, and the Murder that Shocked Jazz Age Chicago (New York: ...

Life Stories

Author: Linda C. Morice
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 162396492X
Size: 45.69 MB
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Thus, the informal, and largely accidental, partnership between Nathan Leopold
and Helen Williams would have a ... the City University of New York, published
For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb, and the Murder that Shocked Jazz Age Chicago
, ...

Speaking Ill Of The Dead Jerks In Chicago History

Author: Adam Selzer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762791128
Size: 37.27 MB
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Richard Loeb Baatz, Simon. For the Thrill Of It: Leopold, Loeb and the Murder
That Shocked JazzAge Chicago. New York: Harper Collins, 2008. Higdon, Hal.
Leopold and Loeb: The Crime of the Century. Champaign: University of Illinois
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Compulsion

Author: Meyer Levin
Publisher: Fig Tree Books
ISBN: 1941493033
Size: 14.43 MB
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This new edition of Meyer Levin's classic literary thriller Compulsion reintroduces the fictionalized case of Leopold and Loeb – once considered the "crime of the century" – to a new generation.