Black Dahlia, Red Rose

Black Dahlia, Red Rose

The Crime, Corruption, and Cover-up of America's Greatest Unsolved Murder

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Los Angeles, 1947. The mutilated body of Elizabeth Short, an aspiring starlet from Massachusetts is found; her killer never would be. As the "Black Dahlia" she became a warning for 'loose' women in postwar America, and her death has maintained an almost mythic place in American lore. Eatwell gained access to newly released evidence and has persuasively identified the culprit, using clues to the case that have never surfaced in public.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2017]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781631492266
Characteristics: xvii, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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BPLAdultLibrarians Sep 15, 2016

In 1947, the body of Elizabeth Short, an aspiring starlet from Massachusetts is found in a Los Angeles park. Over the years her murder investigation has been transformed into a real-life film noir, featuring corrupt cops, femmes fatales, gun-slinging gangsters, and hungry reporters. Now with r... Read More »

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