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Lost girls : an unsolved American mystery

Author: Robert Kolker
Publisher: New York : Harpercollins, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Award-winning investigative reporter Robert Kolker delivers a haunting and humanizing account of the true-life search for a serial killer still at large on Long Island, in a compelling tale of unsolved murder and Internet prostitution. One late spring evening in 2010, Shannan Gilbert, after running through the oceanfront community of Oak Beach screaming for her life, went missing. No one who had heard of her
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Kolker
ISBN: 9780062183637 006218363X
OCLC Number: 846506730
Description: xiv, 399 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Maureen --
Melissa --
Shannan --
Megan --
Amber --
Marie --
Chloe --
Angelina --
Lexi --
Carolina --
Interlude : Oak Beach, 2010 --
Bodies --
Families --
Conspiracies --
Alliances --
The doctor --
The marsh --
The john --
The remains.
Responsibility: Robert Kolker.
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"A literary account of the lives and presumed serial killings of five Craigslist prostitutes, whose bodies were found on the same Long Island beach in 2010. Based on the New York magazine cover  Read more...

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