By Fred Rosen
Dr. Samuel Mudd set John Wilkes Booth’s damaged ankle, yet was once he truly 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 relatively enthusiastic about the terrorist plot to break the area alternate middle on September eleven, 2001? In a sequence of provocative and eye-opening precise crime investigations, writer Fred Rosen revisits essentially the most surprising and infamous crimes in the US during the last centuries to figure out as soon as and for all . . . did they truly do it?
utilizing good judgment and strategies of contemporary criminology whereas reexamining the crime scenes, authentic police documents, and the unique court tales of witnesses and the accused, Rosen explores 9 notorious crimes that rocked the state 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 11th of September, the alleged perpetrators get one other day in court docket as Rosen calls into query the circumstantial proof and cultural context which could have decided guilt or innocence in every one case.
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Did They Really Do It?: From Lizzie Borden to the 20th Hijacker by Fred Rosen