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enigmatic twentieth century serial killer

Deanna L. Mills

enigmatic twentieth century serial killer

a contemporary phenomenon or a historical evoluvative?.

by Deanna L. Mills

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Written in English


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ContributionsManchester Metropolitan University. Department of English and History.
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Open LibraryOL19171330M

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