100 Most Infamous Criminals is an astounding compendium of crimes and their perpetrators. The range of crimes is extraordinary, from the bizarre to the horrific, and from the heartbreaking to the ridiculous.
The book includes some of history's most infamous criminals and tells in vivid detail the story of the lives they led, the crimes they committed and the destruction and sorrow they left in their wake. From the unsolved horror of Jack the Ripper to the king of the gangsters Al Capone, Ted Bundy to Harold Shipman, each entry is illustrated with fascinating photographs and artwork, and detailed accounts of each terrible crime.
100 Most Infamous Criminals is a gripping and compelling portrait of the darker side of life, and reveals the strange and grisly stories behind the world's most infamous murderers, swindlers and crooks.
About the Author
Freelance writer, researcher and film director, Jo Durden Smith has contributed to well-established journals in the States, Canada and the US, including The Village Voice and Macleans, as well as numerous publications in the UK. He is the author of A Complete History of the Mafia and Who killed George Jackson?
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st June 2003
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.8 x 17.8 x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.454