Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

H. H. Holmes: Master of Illusion


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Geyer, Frank. The Holmes-Pitezel Case: A History of the Greatest Crime of the Century. Publisher's Union, Salem, MA. 1896.

Holmes, H. H. Holmes Own Story. Burk & McFetridge, 1895.

---Confession, Philadelphia Inquirer, April 12, 1896.

Horn, David G. The Criminal Body. New York: Routledge, 2003.

Larson, Erik. The Devil in the White City. New York: Crown, 2003.

Schechter, Harold. Depraved: The Shocking True Story of America's First Serial Killer. New York: Pocket, 1994.

---The Serial Killer Files. New York: Ballantine 2003.

CD-Rom of the H. H. Holmes case, Waterfront Productions, 2003.

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