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The Resource The axeman of New Orleans : the true story, Miriam C. Davis

The axeman of New Orleans : the true story, Miriam C. Davis

Label
The axeman of New Orleans : the true story
Title
The axeman of New Orleans
Title remainder
the true story
Statement of responsibility
Miriam C. Davis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the 1910-1919 New Orleans murders committed by the Axeman, the surrounding trial of later-exonerated Iorlando and Frank Jordano, and the likelihood that the Axeman continued to murder after he left New Orleans
Summary
Recounts the Jack-the-Ripper style killer that terrorized New Orleans between 1910 and 1919, exploring the wrongly convicted father and son and their eventual exoneration and showing readers that the Axeman continued killing after leaving the city
Writing style
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10557011
Cataloging source
DLC
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Davis, Miriam C
Dewey number
364.152/320976335
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Serial murders
  • Serial murders
  • Louisiana
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
  • TRUE CRIME / Murder / Serial Killers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story
Label
The axeman of New Orleans : the true story, Miriam C. Davis
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
Evil descends -- The cleaver -- Dagoes, sugarcane, and muffulettas -- The Davi Murder -- The black hand -- The cleaver returns -- A German spy? -- Axeman hysteria -- The mysterious axeman's jazz -- "Hung by the neck until dead, dead, dead" -- Verdict -- False lead -- Rosie and Saint Joseph -- The final chapter?
Control code
ocn945358547
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 306 pages
Isbn
9781613748688
Lccn
2016047629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945358547
Label
The axeman of New Orleans : the true story, Miriam C. Davis
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
Evil descends -- The cleaver -- Dagoes, sugarcane, and muffulettas -- The Davi Murder -- The black hand -- The cleaver returns -- A German spy? -- Axeman hysteria -- The mysterious axeman's jazz -- "Hung by the neck until dead, dead, dead" -- Verdict -- False lead -- Rosie and Saint Joseph -- The final chapter?
Control code
ocn945358547
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 306 pages
Isbn
9781613748688
Lccn
2016047629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945358547

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