Bringing to life the ghastly ambiance of a vanished epoch, Murder by Candlelight presents a terrifying glimpse of the horror beneath the seeming civility of the Romantic era.
Recalling the great muckrakers of the past, an outraged team of best-selling writers unite to confront the disasters of wrongful convictions.
"With its unusual emphasis and sometimes surprisingly personal tone, this may become the definitive Kaczynksi volume."—Publishers Weekly
At last, the true story of a crime that shocked the world.
On the fiftieth anniversary of her murder, Kitty Genovese transcends the mythology of the tragic story and the famous association with the "bystander effect".