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The Resource The alienist, Caleb Carr

The alienist, Caleb Carr

Label
The alienist
Title
The alienist
Statement of responsibility
Caleb Carr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hunt for a serial killer in the 1800s in New York by Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, using the new science of forensic psychology. As with so many new sciences this one is ridiculed by law enforcement and civic leaders alike
Member of
Summary
The year is 1896, and a serial killer is loose in New York City. His targets are poor young boys working as transvestite prostitutes. While the general public has little interest in the victims, Chief of Police Theodore Roosevelt wants the murderer stopped. He assembles a clandestine group of amateur detectives to track the killer
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Anthony Award for Best Novel, 1995.
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018969
Cataloging source
DLC
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1955-
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Carr, Caleb
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [FIC]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.A76277
LC item number
A44 1994
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Laszlo Kreizler mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Serial murders
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The alienist, Caleb Carr
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
gcl00006537
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
496 p.
Isbn
9780679417798
Lccn
93032766
System control number
(OCoLC)28798086
Label
The alienist, Caleb Carr
Publication
Control code
gcl00006537
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
496 p.
Isbn
9780679417798
Lccn
93032766
System control number
(OCoLC)28798086

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