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ISBN-10: 1481496514

ISBN-13: 9781481496513

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ISBN-13: 9781481496520

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to be one among the worst figures in historical past, with this fourth ebook in a nonfiction sequence that makes a speciality of the main nefarious ancient figures.

Lizzie Borden took an awl, gave her mom 40 whacks.
When she observed what she had performed, she gave her father forty-one.

On August four, 1892, the murders of rich and well-known Andrew and Abby Borden rocked the small city of Fall River, Massachusetts. The accused? Mild-mannered and hugely revered Lizzie Borden, daughter of Andrew and stepdaughter of Abby. yet did she really do it? And if she did, why?

Lizzie had as a lot to achieve from the demise of her father as somebody. regardless of his wealth, Andrew didn't think in spending funds and Lizzie had grown annoyed with the placement. And her activities within the days earlier than the murder—trying to shop for a kind of robust poison—as good as these after the murder—burning a costume she claimed was once stained—didn’t support. On August eleven, Lizzie used to be arrested. yet after a sensational trial, she used to be chanced on now not guilty.

Rumors lingered. tales endured. And Lizzie keeps to fascinate even today.

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