True-crime buffs will love delving into this book, covering 50 of the most notorious criminal cases in American history. From the assassination of Abraham Lincoln to the infamous client list of "Hollywood Madam" Heidi Fleiss, the publishers of LIFE magazine cover it all in this fascinating volume. It's all here...the terror of the Boston Strangler, the madness of Ed Gein, the kidnapping of Patty Hearst, art heists, mob hits, bank jobs, and much more. Did Lizzie Borden really give her parents 40 whacks with her axe? Read all about it in this page-turning collection, fully illustrated with LIFE's famous photography. Hardcover, 144 pages. 11-1/4" x 9-1/2".
- 50 Dastardly deeds that shook the nation!
- Packed with thrilling photos from the pages of LIFE
- 11-1/4" x 9-1/2"
- Hardcover, 144 pages