Leopold And Loeb

Author: Hal Higdon
Editor: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252068294
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Provides an account of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb's killing of fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks, their celebrity, and their ultimate emergence as folk heroes.
Leopold & Loeb Killed Bobby Franks
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ken Rossignol
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

The legendary Clarence Darrow slipped them off the hangman's gallows into prison for life. With all the details of today's modern documentaries the very words of the killers themselves will spellbind the reader and have all parents noting the whereabouts of their children. Danger lurks at all times, often from
Leopold and Loeb
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Hal Higdon
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Provides an account of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb's killing of fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks, their celebrity, and their ultimate emergence as folk heroes.
Leopold and Loeb Killed Bobby Franks
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Bruce M. Caplan, Ken Rossignol
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-02 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

One of the most sensational crimes of the twentieth century took place when two wealthy young men decided to commit the perfect crime. Travel back in time to learn of how they planned their dastardly deed. From the carefully laid out plans for ransom and the brutal murder of a
Evil Summer
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: John Theodore
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: SIU Press

In 1924, fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks was abducted while walking home from school, killed by a chisel blow to his head, and later found stuffed in a culvert in a marshy wasteland at the Illinois-Indiana state line. Acid had been poured over his naked body. Evil Summer examines the shocking kidnapping
For the Thrill of It
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Simon Baatz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-13 - Publisher: Harper Collins

It was a crime that shocked the nation: the brutal murder in Chicago in 1924 of a child by two wealthy college students who killed solely for the thrill of the experience. Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb were intellectuals—too smart, they believed, for the police to catch them. When they