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A killer by design : murderers, mindhunters, and my quest to decipher the criminal mind / by Ann Wolbert Burgess & Steven Matthew Constantine.

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  • 14 of 15 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beacon Falls Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beacon Falls Public Library 364.309 BUR (Text to phone) 33120146657058 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0306924862 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780306924866 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780306924866
  • ISBN: 0306924862
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: It starts with a test -- When the FBI calls -- The bomb shelter -- Profiling the profilers -- Reading the crime scene -- A female killer -- The kidnapping of Missy Ackerman -- Victimology 101 -- Beneath the mask -- "There's no cookbook" -- A deeper look -- Fantasy or reality -- You can't have both -- Patterns of dismemberment -- Reading between the lines -- Bind them, torture them, kill them -- Ego will be your downfall -- Gazing into the abyss -- The monster within.
Summary, etc.:
"A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and development of the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit, written by the pioneering forensic nurse who transformed the way the FBI studies, profiles, and catches serial killers"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Burgess, Ann Wolbert.
FBI Academy. Behavioral Science Unit > Officials and employees > Biography.
FBI Academy. Behavioral Science Unit > History.
Psychiatric nurses > United States > Biography.
Forensic nursing > United States > History.
Criminal behavior, Prediction of > United States > History.
Serial murder investigation > United States > History.
Serial murderers > United States > Psychology.

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