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Death in the air [GRPL Book Club] : the true story of a serial killer, the great London smog, and the strangling of a city / Kate Winkler Dawson.

Death in the air [GRPL Book Club] : the true story of a serial killer, the great London smog, and the strangling of a city

Dawson, Kate Winkler, author. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780316506830 : PAP
  • ISBN: 0316506834 : PAP
  • Physical Description: viii, 341 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Hachette Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

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Includes a Q&A with the author.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Pressure -- Blackout -- Restrained -- Trapped -- Bodies in the mist -- Post-mortem -- Smothered -- Hearth and home -- Squeezed -- Buried -- Illumination -- Infamous -- Legacy -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
A taut, compulsively readable true crime thriller about a man who changed the fate of the death penalty in the UK, and an environmental catastrophe with implications that still echo today.
Subject: Christie, Reginald.
Serial murderers > England > London > Case studies.
Smog > England > London > History > 20th century.
London (England) > Social conditions > 20th century.
London (England) > Environmental conditions > 20th century.

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