Famed former FBI profiler John Douglas took a thorough look at several historical cases that have kept people interested for many years, going through victimology and profiling of the UNSUB. The infamous Lawrencia Benbenek (run Bambi run) was innocent and framed for the murder of her husband's ex-wife. The Cases That Haunt Us not only offers convincing and controversial conclusions, it deconstructs the evidence and widely held beliefs surrounding each case and rebuilds them -- with fascinating, surprising, and haunting results. The Cases That Haunt Us : John Douglas : 9780671018306 We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. It was interesting to get the perspective of a profiler on cases that happened long before profiling was a thing. Was Jack the Ripper actually the Duke of Clarence? I liked it because it's much less about him than the Mindhunter book (sorry, but if you're not going to tell tales of driving to Chicago with your cats in the car and your mustache blowing in the wind like. Blaming him for the entire crime was, to my mind, an expedient and simpleminded solution to a private horror that had become a national obsession.”, “If a bank robber tapes over the lens of a surveillance camera, that’s MO. The Cases That Haunt Us not only offers convincing and controversial conclusions, it deconstructs the evidence and widely held beliefs surrounding each case and rebuilds them -- with fascinating, surprising, and haunting results. 4 … He didn’t have all the answers to solve the crimes, but he had some interesting. Yet unsolved child murders are almost a daily occurrence--of nearly 52,000 juvenil…, Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders. Probably not, since their minds were made up on day one. Gruesome and sad stories make you ponder why another human being would be guilty of such a terrible crime. The Cases That Haunt Us: From Jack the Ripper to Jonbenet Ramsey, the Fbi's Legendary Mindhunter Sheds Light on the Mysteries That Won't Go Away Hardcover – 1 November 2000 by John E. Douglas (Author), Mark Olshaker (Author) 4.4 out of 5 stars 292 ratings See all formats and editions The Cases That Haunt Us 7:00 pm 30 April 2009 I went through a big John Douglas phase and really, who can resist going through cases like Lizzie Borden, OJ, and Jean-Benet Ramsay (sp?) The Cases That Haunt Us: Douglas, John E, Olshaker, Mark: Amazon.nl. From Jack the Ripper to JonBenet Ramsey, the FBI's Legendary Mindhunter Sheds Light on the Mysteries That Won't Go Away. Provocative. The author has a unique insight into victimology and criminal profiling, leaving no stone unturned in each case that is discussed. Only one in 10,000 are found dead. 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For one, I believe he should have left out the Ramsey case because he's clearly biased and not playing fair with the reader. The Cases That Haunt Us: From Jack the Ripper to Jonbenet Ramsey, the Fbi's Legendary Mindhunter Sheds Light on the Mysteries That Won't Go Away: Douglas, John E., Olshaker, Mark: Amazon.com.au: Books Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Why would…, Unsolved Child Murders: Eighteen American Cases, 1956-1998, An estimated 800,000 children are reported missing each year in the United States. Lizzi… Violent. I was already familiar with the majority of the cases, but it turns out there was a lot about the Lindbergh case I didn't know. I'm almost finished with the book and it is a great read if you're a true crime fan and a John Douglas admirer as I am. Gather the clues the police overlooked? Skip to main content.ca. PaperBack by Douglas, John/ Olshaker, Mark, John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker If you would like to participate in the discussion here is the link: Famed former FBI profiler John Douglas took a thorough look at several historical cases that have kept people interested for many years, going through victimology and profiling of the UNSUB. This is my first book by the famous John E. Douglas and I have all the rest on my TBR list! Whoever Fights Monsters: My Twenty Years Tracking Serial Killers for the FBI, The Trials of Walter Ogrod: The Shocking Murder, So-Called Confessions, and Notorious Snitch That Sent a Man to Death Row, The horrific 1988 murder of four-year-old Barbara Jean Horn shocked the citizens of Philadelphia. Douglas is one of the first criminal profilers in the country--and he lets you know it. A very interesting book, with enough information and tantalizing clues to stimulate any armchair detective. A thirst that Douglas warns to be wary to quench. See 2 questions about The Cases That Haunt Us…. 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