Murder of a Herkimer County Teacher: The Shocking 1914 Case by Dennis Webster

By Dennis Webster

In 1914, Poland, long island, was once a picturesque slice of small-town the USA. yet that innocence was once shattered with the surprising homicide of liked schoolteacher Lida Beecher by the hands of her former scholar Jean Gianini. At twenty-one years outdated, Lida wasn�t a lot older than her scholars. The son of a profitable furnishings broker, Jean had all of the benefits in lifestyles, yet he were categorised as diversified by means of all who encountered him. The stunning homicide introduced the world�s most sensible alienists to the packed Herkimer County Courthouse to attempt to turn out that the teenager�s psychological improvement precluded his guilt. writer Dennis Webster makes use of unheard of entry to courtroom records to bare info of the sensational crime by no means ahead of made identified to the public.

Show description

Read or Download Murder of a Herkimer County Teacher: The Shocking 1914 Case of a Vengeful Student (True Crime) PDF

Best biographies & memoirs of criminals books

The Nat Turner Insurrection Trials: A Mystic Chord Resonates Today

This is often the 1st publication to comprise a close examine through a felony student of the 1831 rebel and its aftermath, together with an research of the 50 trials of slaves and loose blacks charged with revolt. Kirkus notes: "Caarefully footnoted, the compelling tale of ways a literate, non secular box hand got here to think he was once the second one coming of the Messiah, destined to elevate a military to kill his opressors, makes an enticing learn.

Le sale boulot: Confessions d'un flic à la dérive (TEMOIGNAGE) (French Edition)

Marc los angeles Mola nous entraine dans des endroits sordides, des cités sensibles et des commissariats miteux. Un voyage dont personne ne sortira indemne. Le témoignage exceptionnel d'un flic marseillais. Une plongée dans les coulisses les plus sombres de l. a. société.

This Is Where I Am: A Memoir

Criminal is the place Zeke Caligiuri is. Powderhorn Park in South Minneapolis, dubbed “Murderapolis” the 12 months he grew to become eighteen, is the place he comes from. It used to be a similar local his father grew up in yet had replaced dramatically through the early Nineteen Nineties. but in Zeke’s kin, parents and grandmother saved issues jointly whereas throughout them the homes decayed and once-safe streets gave approach to the weigh down of poverty and crime.

The Prince and The Assassin: Australia's First Royal Tour and Portent of World Terror

The engrossing actual lifestyles tale of ways Queen Victoria's favorite son, Prince Alfred, undertook the main bold Royal travel, just for Australia's overwhelming pleasure of getting the 1st Royal on its beaches jolted through his decadent behaviour, then stunned via an tried assassination via a guy expert as a clergyman.

Extra resources for Murder of a Herkimer County Teacher: The Shocking 1914 Case of a Vengeful Student (True Crime)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 34 votes