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Title Absolute madness : a true story of a serial killer, race, and a city divided / Catherine Pelonero.
Author Pelonero, Catherine, author.
Publication York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2017]
Description 1 online resource (470 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations (black and white).
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Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The .22 caliber killer -- The Midtown slasher -- The quiet man -- The gauntlet -- The box -- Epilogue.
Summary "Absolute Madness tells the disturbing true story of Joseph Christopher, a white serial killer who targeted black males and struck fear into the residents of Buffalo and New York City in the 1980s. Dubbed both the .22-Caliber Killer and the Midtown Slasher, Christopher allegedly claimed eighteen victims during a savage four-month spree across the state."--Jacket.
Note Print version record.
Subject Christopher, Joseph G., 1955-1993.
Serial murders -- New York (State) -- Case studies.
Serial murders -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Case studies.
Serial murderers -- New York (State) -- Case studies.
Serial murderers -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Case studies.
Serial murder investigation -- New York (State) -- Case studies.
Serial murder investigation -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Case studies.
African Americans -- Violence against -- New York (State) -- Case studies.
African Americans -- Violence against -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Case studies.
HISTORY -- Social History.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Forensic Psychology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Criminology.
TRUE CRIME -- Murder -- Serial Killers.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Pelonero, Catherine. Absolute madness. York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2017] 9781510719835 (DLC) 2017038196 (OCoLC)985078671
ISBN 9781510719842 (electronic bk.)
1510719849 (electronic bk.)

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