By Steve Lehto

There are areas within the country the place violent acts of bloodshed have occurred.
Years could pass—even centuries—but the mark of demise remains.
They are often called homicide homes.

From a colonial manse in New England to a small-town domestic in Iowa to a Beverly Hills mansion, those flats have taken on a lifetime of their very own, gaining every little thing from neighborhood lore and gossip to national—and even global—infamy.
Writer Steve Lehto recounts the tales in the back of the homes the place Lizzie Borden supposedly gave her stepmother “forty whacks,” the place the true Amityville Horror was once first unleashed by way of gunfire, and the place the demented acts of the Manson relatives horrified a nation—as good a few lesser-known websites of homicide that have been no much less ghastly.
Exploring the earlier and current of greater than twenty-five well known murder scenes, American homicide homes is a travel during the actual property of a few of the main grisly and interesting crimes in American history.


From the exchange Paperback edition.

Show description

Read Online or Download American Murder Houses: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of Homicide PDF

Best murder & mayhem true accounts books

Download e-book for kindle: Vengeance Is Mine: The Scandalous Love Triangle That by Bill Neal

The 1912 Boyce-Sneed feud in West Texas all started with a torrid intercourse scandal on the middle of a love triangle, that includes Lena Snyder Sneed, the high-spirited, headstrong spouse; Al Boyce, Jr. , Lena’s reckless, romantic lover; and John Beal Sneed, Lena’s smug, grim, and vindictive husband, who spoke back to Lena’s plea for a divorce by means of having her locked up in an insane asylum on grounds of “moral madness.

King of Poisons - download pdf or read online

For hundreds of years, arsenicÆs photograph as a poison has been inextricably tied to photographs of foul play. In King of toxins, John Parascandola examines the staggering background of this lethal point. From Gustave Flaubert to Dorothy Sayers, arsenic has lengthy held a spot within the literary realm as an device of homicide and suicide.

Download e-book for kindle: Jon Benet Murder Case (J.D. Rockefeller's Book Club) by J.D. Rockefeller

In overdue 1996, a 6-year-old attractiveness queen used to be murdered in Boulder, Colorado. Her physique was once present in her own residence and the homicide used to be really publicized in the course of that point. . actually, the still-unsolved homicide nonetheless draws loads of media realization with new twists and turns and revelations continuously showing within the media.

Download PDF by Pamela Fuchs: Todesdomina: Gefährliche Begegnungen auf der Suche nach der

Zuvor warfare sie eine unter vielen. Dann geriet Sexarbeiterin Pamela F. in die Schlagzeilen, als einer ihrer Kunden – der Luststeigerung durch Atemreduktion hervorrufen wollte – während des Spiels verstarb. Mit einem Schlag battle für "Herrin Emily" alles anders: Nun ging es nicht mehr darum, sich in der Sex-Szene Wiens und Österreichs zu positionieren, sondern nach Möglichkeit dem Knast zu entgehen.

Extra resources for American Murder Houses: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of Homicide

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.94 of 5 – based on 42 votes