Master Detective October 2008

Master Detective October 2008

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Child-killer Thomas Nicholson regarded his trial and sentence of death as something of a joke and his manner only changed when his execution was imminent and he realised at last that there was to be no reprieve. There had been no petition for mercy – the

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A brief mention of a new series: Al Capone On The Spot. It’s written by a Chicago newspaper reporter who knew him well. The mayhem starts on page 34.

“WORSE THAN A THOUSAND HEART ATTACKS”
When the justice system failed, Stacey paid with her life

MD FORUM: REIGN OF THE BLOODY COUNTESS
The story of Elizabeth Bathory who bathed in the blood of young girls

THE LADY IN THE LAKE MURDER
Mark Unger’s life was spinning out of control – but did he murder his wife?

DURHAM VILLAGE MURDERS CASE 1: THE BILL QUAY MURDER THAT LED TO A DOUBLE HANGING

CASE 2: THE MURDER AT MIDDLESTONE MOOR

EUROPEAN CRIME REPORT
More cases from the near continent including, “Thrown Into Lake To Drown” and When The Bars Ran Dry

COUPLES WHO KILL: THEY PLAYED WITH THEIR VICTIMS’ HEADS
Make-up had been applied to the face to give it the appearance of a Barbie doll, then it had been used as a sex object

PART 3 DENHAM…BRITAIN’S MURDER VILLAGE
Tempers boiled on a swelting summer day, and once again there was murder in the village

PART I OF A NEW SERIES: AL CAPONE ON THE SPOT
Written at a time when Scarface was very much a man to be reckoned with

CLUE OF THE SILENT DOG
A master detective tells his own incredible story

WANDSWORTH’S DAYS OF HANGING PART 6
The true stories behind the south London prison’s 135 executions

UNSOLVED MURDERS PART 7: THE MYSTERY IN MADMAN WOODS
Just why did Louisa Gates visit the Berkshire countryside that day?