True Crime

Zodiac Unmasked

Author: Robert Graysmith

Publisher: Penguin

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Category: True Crime

Page: 560

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Robert Graysmith reveals the true identity of Zodiac—America's most elusive serial killer. Between December 1968 and October 1969 a hooded serial killer called Zodiac terrorized San Francisco. Claiming responsibility for thirty-seven murders, he manipulated the media with warnings, dares, and bizarre cryptograms that baffled FBI code-breakers. Then as suddenly as the murders began, Zodiac disappeared into the Bay Area fog. After painstaking investigation and more than thirty years of research, Robert Graysmith finally exposes Zodiac’s true identity. With overwhelming evidence he reveals the twisted private life that led to the crimes, and provides startling theories as to why they stopped. America’s greatest unsolved mystery has finally been solved. INCLUDES PHOTOS AND A COMPLETE REPRODUCTION OF ZODIAC’S LETTERS
True Crime

Zodiac Unmasked

Author: Robert Graysmith

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History

The 80 Greatest Conspiracies of All Time

Author: Jonathan Vankin

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Category: History

Page: 718

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Expanded and Updated Because Weird Things Keep On Happening The effects of the Invisible Hand are all around us, machinations to control the world are happening right under our noses-and The 80 Greatest Conspiracies of All Time lists them all. This book presents a feverish feast of the most far-reaching, far-out, and startling conspiracy theories ever. Now this instant classic has been brought up to date with late-breaking mysteries and coverups, including: * Enron-a faked energy crisis that led to a devastatingly real economic one * Anthrax nation-just who sent lethal bacteria through the mail to the U.S. Congress? * Votescam 2000 * 911 and the theories surrounding the terrorist attacks * Echelon, the global electronic spying network-Big Brother made real * Who was the Zodiac Killer? * And more! Whether you believe any of these theories or merely enjoy a walk on the wild side of alternative history, The 80 Greatest Conspiracies of All Time will provide hours of provocative reading. You will never look at the world in quite the same way again.
Biography & Autobiography

Contemporary Authors

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 455

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These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors entries. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription).
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New York

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History

The Seventies in America

Author: John C. Super

Publisher: Salem PressInc

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Category: History

Page: 1107

View: 409

Entries describe the decade's events, musical groups and performers, authors, political groups, movies, and literature, each assessing the topic's impact and tracing subsequent events.

Zodiac

Author: Robert Graysmith

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Literary Collections

Canadian Fiction

Author: Sharron Smith

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

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Category: Literary Collections

Page: 423

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A guide to popular, contemporary Canadian fiction titles available.
True Crime

Amerithrax

Author: Robert Graysmith

Publisher: Monkey's Paw Publishing, Inc.

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From the New York Times Bestselling Author of 'Zodiac' and 'Zodiac Unmasked'. AMERICA WAS THE CRIME SCENE Six days after the devastating events of 9/11, as the dust still clung to the air over New York, a new terror descended upon America. An invisible enemy that when inhaled, fatally ravaged the lungs, body, and brain. Mysterious envelopes filled with lethal powder contaminated everything and everyone they came in contact with. They began arriving at their destinations and unsuspecting victims inhaled the microscopic dust particles carrying the Bacillus anthracis bacteria, more commonly known as anthrax. In this weaponized form, inhalational anthrax is at its most lethal. These poison pen letters would contaminate USPS mailboxes, machinery, letter carriers, mailrooms, newsrooms, and the Capitol, all starting with an entire building in Boca Raton, Florida. Putting in motion one of the most critical manhunts in US history. This is the definitive story of the insidious threat--and the relentless hunt to stop America's most sinister bio-terrorist.
Literary Criticism

Book Review Index

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Book Review Index Cumulation

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Category: Literary Criticism

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'Book Review Index' provides quick access to reviews of books, periodicals, books on tape and electronic media representing a wide range of popular, academic and professional interests. More than 600 publications are indexed, including journals and national general interest publications and newspapers. 'Book Review Index' is available in a three-issue subscription covering the current year or as an annual cumulation covering the past year.
Body, Mind & Spirit

Signs of the Zodiac

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Publisher: Greenwood

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Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 243

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A historical look at astrology examines each zodiac sign, discussing its mythological background and traits associated with those born under it