Daniel Stashower — American Demon: Eliot Ness and the Hunt for America's Jack the Ripper - at Conn Ave

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Award-winning author Daniel Stashower shines a fresh light on one of the most notorious puzzles in the annals of crime, and uncovers the gripping story of Ness’s hunt for a sadistic killer who was as brilliant as he was cool and composed, a mastermind who was able to hide in plain sight. American Demon reconstructs this ultimate battle of wits between a hero and a madman.

Daniel Stashower is a New York Times bestselling author, acclaimed biographer and narrative historian, and winner of the Edgar, Agatha, and Anthony awards, and the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship in Detective Fiction. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian Magazine, AARP: The Magazine, and National Geographic Traveler as well as other publications. His books include The Hour of Peril, Teller of Tales, and The Beautiful Cigar Girl.

5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
American Demon: Eliot Ness and the Hunt for America's Jack the Ripper By Daniel Stashower Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250041166
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Minotaur Books - September 6th, 2022