Alchemy of Bones: Chicago's Luetgert Murder Case of 1897

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Price
$20.95  $19.48
Publisher
University of Illinois Press
Publish Date
Pages
352
Dimensions
6.58 X 8.7 X 1.0 inches | 1.14 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780252074660

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About the Author

Robert Loerzel is an associate editor at Pioneer Press, which publishes newspapers in the suburbs of Chicago. He has received many awards for investigative reporting and feature stories from the Illinois Press Association, the Chicago Headline Club, and the Northern Illinois Newspaper Association.

Reviews

"Thanks to Robert Loerzel this fascinating case comes to life to show forensic scientists and investigators how much has changed (and hasn't changed) in the one hundred years since it captured the nation's attention."--Journal of Forensic Science


"Loerzel has done an impeccable research job and tells the story as if he were a fly on the wall."--CBA Records


"Alchemy of Bones is an exceptional example of the true-crime genre."--Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society