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From the deadly love triangle that led to the murder of scott peterson’s pregnant wife, laci, to the twisted tale of convicted murderer pamela smart, and the fatal attraction that resulted in jodi arias killing her ex-boyfriend travis alexander, here are eight of the most disturbing crimes of passion of the past half-century. This book offers a fascinating and insightful overview of seven centuries of murder in europe it tells the story of the changing face of violence and documents the long-term decline in the incidence of homicide. A medieval murder, 1300 the black plague, 1348 the flagellants attempt to repel the black death, 1349 the battle of agincourt, 1415 the sack of constantinople, 1453 columbus discovers america, 1492 a medieval murder, 1300, eyewitness to history, wwweyewitnesstohistorycom (2010.
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The smithsonian's national museum of american history will receive a donation of papers and personal objects from the parents of matthew shepard, a young, gay college student who died of severe injuries following a vicious attack in october 1998 when he was a student at the university of wyoming, laramie. Review of p spierenburg, a history of murder: personal violence in europe from the middle ages to the present, polity press, cambridge, 2008 author bridget harris. Description this book offers a fascinating and insightful overview of seven centuries of murder in europe it tells the story of the changing face of violence and documents the long-term decline in the incidence of homicide.