Satan's Circus

Murder, Vice, Police Corruption and New York's Trial of the Century

Mike Dash
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A thrilling, atmospheric story about how New York's criminals, policemen and politicians conspired on a systematic basis.

Nearly ten million men and women have served the United States as police officers. Only one has been executed for murder. Satan's Circus tells the gripping story of Charley Becker and the murder trial that led to his gruesome death in the electric chair.

Author bio:

Mike Dash is the author of five previous books, including the bestsellers Tulipmania, Batavia's Graveyard and Thug, also published by Granta. A Cambridge educated historian, he lives in London.

Category: True Crime
ISBN: 9781847080646
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Granta
Imprint: Granta
Pub Date: March 2009
Page Extent: 464
Format: Paperback
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Subject: True crime