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The Resource The alienist, by Caleb Carr, (electronic resource eBook)

The alienist, by Caleb Carr, (electronic resource eBook)

Label
The alienist
Title
The alienist
Statement of responsibility
by Caleb Carr
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hunt for a serial killer in the 1800s in New York by Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, using the new science of forensic psychology. As with so many new sciences this one is ridiculed by law enforcement and civic leaders alike
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Summary
The year is 1896, and a serial killer is loose in New York City. His targets are poor young boys working as transvestite prostitutes. While the general public has little interest in the victims, Chief of Police Theodore Roosevelt wants the murderer stopped. He assembles a clandestine group of amateur detectives to track the killer
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Anthony Award for Best Novel, 1995.
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018969
Cataloging source
HCO
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1955-
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Carr, Caleb
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
Series statement
Laszlo Kreizler mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Serial murders
  • Murder
  • Interpersonal relations
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Forensic psychology
Target audience
adult
Label
The alienist, by Caleb Carr, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.Live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E6B34490-B0D6-475C-9951-B6E47D18B849
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Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781588365408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
bc
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e6b34490-b0d6-475c-9951-b6e47d18b849
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 748 KB)
Label
The alienist, by Caleb Carr, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.Live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E6B34490-B0D6-475C-9951-B6E47D18B849
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781588365408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e6b34490-b0d6-475c-9951-b6e47d18b849
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 748 KB)

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