The Anatomy of Murder

The Anatomy of Murder

Famous Crimes Critically Considered

Book - 2016
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A unique anthology for crime aficionados - seven of the world's most notorious genuine murder mysteries retold by the most accomplished classic crime writers of their generation. A manipulative murderer who stalked the streets of Paris; a young wife who poisoned her eccentric husband; a bank cashier's mysterious suicide; a brutal double murder in New Zealand... Seven of the world's greatest crime writers turn their hand to some of the world's most spine-tingling mysteries - all of them astonishingly TRUE. This remarkable collection from the archives of the Detection Club follows The Floating Admiral, Ask a Policeman and Six Against the Yard back into print after more than 75 years, and shows some of the most accomplished authors of their generation retelling real-life murder mysteries with all the relish of the tastiest crime fiction.
Publisher: London :, Collins Crime Club, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,, 2016
Copyright Date: ♭1936
ISBN: 9780007569700
Branch Call Number: MYST PB Ana
Characteristics: xii, 335 pages ;,18 cm
Alternative Title: Detection Club


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Jul 10, 2018

Excellent book - the case essentials are explained and then the analysis by a different expert gives a variety of approaches to understanding the cases and attention to detail of the laws in each jurisdiction and the state of the law at the time of the offence.

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