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The Resource American taboo : a murder in the Peace Corps, Philip Weiss

American taboo : a murder in the Peace Corps, Philip Weiss

Label
American taboo : a murder in the Peace Corps
Title
American taboo
Title remainder
a murder in the Peace Corps
Statement of responsibility
Philip Weiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the events surrounding the 1975 murder of Peace Corps volunteer Deborah Gardner, describing her stabbing death at the hands of an obsessed fellow volunteer, the organization's efforts to cover up the case, and the killer's escape from justice
Biography type
contains biographical information
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160113
Cataloging source
IG#
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Weiss, Philip
Dewey number
364.1523099612
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Gardner, Deborah
  • Peace Corps (U.S.)
  • Murder
  • Volunteer workers in social service
  • Scandals
  • Tonga.
Target audience
adult
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a murder in the Peace Corps
Label
American taboo : a murder in the Peace Corps, Philip Weiss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361)
Control code
ocm55608104
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 369 p.
Isbn
9780060096861
Other control number
9780060096861
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-3754
Label
American taboo : a murder in the Peace Corps, Philip Weiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361)
Control code
ocm55608104
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 369 p.
Isbn
9780060096861
Other control number
9780060096861
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-3754

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