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Murder in the Adirondacks

Craig Brandon

Murder in the Adirondacks

"An American tragedy" revisited

by Craig Brandon

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Published by North Country Books in Utica, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Herkimer.
    • Subjects:
    • Gillette, Chester.,
    • Brown, Grace, 1885 or 6-1906.,
    • Murderers -- New York (State) -- Biography.,
    • Murder victims -- New York (State),
    • Murder -- New York (State) -- Case studies.,
    • Trials (Murder) -- New York (State) -- Herkimer.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [365]-373.

      Statementby Craig Brandon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6248.G42 B73 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 373 p. :
      Number of Pages373
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2712498M
      ISBN 100932052436
      LC Control Number86005328


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