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House of Evil : The Indiana Torture Slaying
by John Dean


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In the heart of Indianapolis in the mid 1960's, through a twist of fate and fortune, a pretty young girl came to live with a thirty-seven-year-old mother and her seven children. What began as a temporary childcare arrangement between Sylvia Likens's parents and Gertrude Baniszewski turned into a crime that would haunt cops, prosecutors, and a community for decades to come

When police found Sylvia's emaciated body, with a chilling message carved into her flesh, they knew that she had suffered tremendously before her death.  Read more...


 
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Overview

In the heart of Indianapolis in the mid 1960's, through a twist of fate and fortune, a pretty young girl came to live with a thirty-seven-year-old mother and her seven children. What began as a temporary childcare arrangement between Sylvia Likens's parents and Gertrude Baniszewski turned into a crime that would haunt cops, prosecutors, and a community for decades to come

When police found Sylvia's emaciated body, with a chilling message carved into her flesh, they knew that she had suffered tremendously before her death. Soon they would learn how many others including some of Baniszewski's own children participated in Sylvia's murder, and just how much torture had been inflicted in one HOUSE OF EVIL

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  • ISBN-13: 9780312946999
  • ISBN-10: 0312946996
  • Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime Classics
  • Publish Date: July 2008
  • Page Count: 231
  • Dimensions: 6.5 x 4.2 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.3 pounds

Series: St. Martin's True Crime Library

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