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By Fred Rosen

Nine of the main arguable violent crimes in America’s historical past are reexamined in those compelling tales of real crime
 
Dr. Samuel Mudd set John Wilkes Booth’s damaged ankle, yet was once he really a part of the bigger conspiracy to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln? Did Lizzie Borden brutally homicide her personal mom and dad in Massachusetts? used to be admitted jihadist Zacarias Moussaoui quite fascinated with the terrorist plot to ruin the realm exchange heart on September eleven, 2001? In a sequence of provocative and eye-opening precise crime investigations, writer Fred Rosen revisits one of the most stunning and infamous crimes in the USA over the last centuries to figure out as soon as and for all . . . did they truly do it?
 
using good judgment and strategies of contemporary criminology whereas reexamining the crime scenes, authentic police files, and the unique court docket tales of witnesses and the accused, Rosen explores 9 notorious crimes that rocked the country and the verdicts that have been eventually passed down. From Ethel and Julius Rosenberg’s execution for treason to the abduction and killing of the Lindbergh child to the Ku Klux Klan slayings of 3 civil rights staff in Mississippi to September 11, the alleged perpetrators get one other day in courtroom as Rosen calls into query the circumstantial proof and cultural context which could have made up our minds guilt or innocence in every one case.

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