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The Resource Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided, Catherine Pelonero

Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided, Catherine Pelonero

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Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided
Title
Absolute madness
Title remainder
a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Pelonero
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Absolute Madness tells the disturbing true story of Joseph Christopher, a white serial killer who targeted black males and struck fear into the residents of Buffalo and New York City in the 1980s. Dubbed both the .22-Caliber Killer and the Midtown Slasher, Christopher allegedly claimed eighteen victims during a savage four-month spree across the state."--book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pelonero, Catherine
Dewey number
364.152/32092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christopher, Joseph G
  • Serial murders
  • Serial murders
  • Serial murderers
  • Serial murderers
  • Serial murder investigation
  • Serial murder investigation
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Forensic Psychology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
  • TRUE CRIME / Murder / Serial Killers
Label
Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided, Catherine Pelonero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The .22 caliber killer -- The Midtown slasher -- The quiet man -- The gauntlet -- The box -- Epilogue
Control code
1886575
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
470 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781510719835
Lccn
2017038196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black & white)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781510719835
  • (OCoLC)985078671
Label
Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided, Catherine Pelonero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The .22 caliber killer -- The Midtown slasher -- The quiet man -- The gauntlet -- The box -- Epilogue
Control code
1886575
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
470 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781510719835
Lccn
2017038196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black & white)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781510719835
  • (OCoLC)985078671

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