American Crime Stories: The Lizzie Borden Ax Murders, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532174926
  • ISBN-13: 9781532174926
  • DDC: 364.152
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book explores all sides of these unsolved ax murders and the woman suspected of committing them. It discusses police investigations, conspiracy theories, historical impacts, and more. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Horrifying Crime.
2: A Well-Known Family.
3: The Investigation.
4: The Inquest.
5: The Arrest.
6: The Prosecution's Case.
7: Lizzie Borden's Defense.
8: The Verdict.
9: Who Killed the Bordens?.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.