By Colin Wilson
From the bestselling writer of THE OUTSIDER
Colin Wilson, co-author of the bestselling ENCYCLOPEDIA OF homicide, has written a definitive quantity at the world's significant instances of violent homicide. In doing so, he lines the heritage of violence from its beginnings. From Sawney Bean and his cannibal relatives to Ed Gein, the Wisconsin Necrophile, Wilson illustrates the "changing models of murder" and shows a few wish for the longer term.
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Lemme ask you, Sunil, any reason someone would want to do something like this to you? Any enemies we should know about? ” The gas station manager rounded his eyes wide. “No, I’m a good guy, Lieutenant. I don’t have enemies . ” Sunil furrowed his brow. ” D o n ’ t L o o k Tw i c e 25 “I don’t know what I mean, Sunil. ’ Spanish. ” The Pakistani looked perplexed. He dabbed a hand through his thinning dark hair. “You know me, Lieutenant. ” He wasn’t lying. Hauck patted him on the shoulder. “I know.
He didn’t mean to run away that night. He was just scared. It was a boy’s reaction. You understand this, Lieutenant. Sometimes boys do stupid things . ” “Yes, I know that, Lieutenant. You’re fair. You’ve always been fair. But not everyone is. Where we live, we are the outsiders. He was afraid. Not just for him. For me. Afraid it would hurt me. What I’d worked for. We said we would help make restitution. Did anyone else? ” Sunil’s face was caught between remorse and anger. “He was all the way on the other side of the pool, Lieutenant.
She shook her head. ” “You mind if we come in? Is your mother at home? ” “Mamá, es la policía,” Hauck heard the daughter say. She opened the door. It was a small two-bedroom apartment with chipped plaster walls and a large cruciﬁx on the wall over the small wooden table in the dining area. It was clean and well kept, with a wear-worn patterned couch and plants in the corner near an outmoded console TV. Hauck noticed an arrangement of photos on the wall. A young boy in his conﬁrmation suit who he took to be Victor.
A Casebook of Murder: A Compelling Study of the World's Most Macabre Murder Cases by Colin Wilson