The Invention of Murder
: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most...
The interwoven stories of two men whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time...
: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer
James L. Swanson
A fascinating tale of murder, intrigue, and betrayal. A gripping hour-by-hour account told through the eyes of...
The Land That Never Was
: Sir Gregor MacGregor and the Most Audacious Fraud in History
The bizarre tale of a 19th century land swindle by 'Sir Gregor MacGregor', who conned hundreds of people into ...
The Devil in the White City
: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
Erik Larson's gifts as a storyteller are magnificently displayed in this rich narrative of the master ...
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