An excellent criminal case-study and a fine account of Victorian life. ( Big Issue)
She has brought so much circumstantial evidence to bear that only a genuine posthumous confession by someone else will now be enough to clear Sickert's name. ( Daily Mail)
The resultant book is absorbing ... Cornwell has written a great account of the Ripper era. ( Time Out)
Fascinating. ( Sunday Express)
Using the firsthand expertise she has gained through writing the bestselling Dr Kay Scarpetta novels, Patricia Cornwell has used the demanding methods of modern forensic investigation to re-examine the contemporaneous evidence in the Jack the Ripper murders. These include state-of-the-art DNA testing on various materials, computer enhancement of watermarks and expert examinations of hand-writing, paper, inks and other relics. She has also used her knowledge of profiling on the possible suspects, as well as consulting experts in the field. On presenting her conclusions to a very senior Metropolitan Police officer she learned that had the investigators of the time been presented with the facts she has unearthed her suspect would definitely have been arrested and would probably have faced trial.
In the first edition of this book Patricia Cornwell named the killer as the artist, Walter Sickert. This paperback includes even more evidence for her compelling and credible conclusion.
Visit the author's website on www.patricia-cornwell.com
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Descripción Time Warner Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0751533599 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW6.0388890
Descripción Time Warner Paperbacks, 2003. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110751533599