Ultimate Jack the Ripper Companion

Ultimate Jack the Ripper Companion

An Illustrated Encyclopedia

Book - 2000
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This singular encyclopedic work offers the ultimate in Ripper resources. Solidly researched and profusely illustrated, it presents in one volume, a prime-source reference book on the 11 shocking prostitute murders that took place in the East End of London between 1888 and 1891. of photos.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Carroll & Graf : 2000
ISBN: 9780786707683
Branch Call Number: 364.152 J12e
Characteristics: 692p illus
Additional Contributors: Skinner, Keith


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Sep 26, 2019

Co-written by Ripperologists, Stewart Evans and Keith Skinner - "The Ultimate Jack the Ripper Companion" is an exhaustively detailed and generously illustrated encyclopedia offering the curios reader a comprehensively presented account of the "Ripper" murders that encompasses all known evidence.

From the contents of the Scotland Yard files, to extensive press reports, to witness statements, and to so much more - This intriguing narrative account of one of criminology's greatest "serial killer" mysteries of all time is sure to be of keen interest to devoted readers of true-crime stories of yesteryear.

May 22, 2012

Found it somewhat helpful, although a lot of the information is that about the actual murders and the criminology associated. Not alot about the social context or conditions in the East End.

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