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The Resource Murder in the bayou : who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?, Ethan Brown

Murder in the bayou : who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?, Ethan Brown

Label
Murder in the bayou : who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?
Title
Murder in the bayou
Title remainder
who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?
Statement of responsibility
Ethan Brown
Title variation
Murder in the bayou
Title variation remainder
who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis eight?
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Between 2005 and 2009, the bodies of eight women were discovered around the town of Jennings, in Jefferson Davis Parish, Lousiana. They had all engaged in sex work as a means of survival, and they came to be called the Jeff Davis 8. The investigations into their deaths, originally searching for a serial killer, raised questions about police misconduct and corruption
Summary
Chronicles the twisted, high-stakes investigation into the murder of eight women in a troubled Louisiana parish between 2005 and 2009, detailing the police work and media coverage that uncovered the community's brutal drug and sex trades
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10526806
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Ethan
Dewey number
364.152/320976355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6534.J44
LC item number
B76 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Serial murders
  • Homicide investigation
  • Police corruption
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?
Label
Murder in the bayou : who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?, Ethan Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-245)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Loretta -- Boom and bust -- Lucky and LeDoux -- Frankie -- Ernestine -- Kristen -- Whitnei -- Gunter and Guillory -- "Death on me": Muggy, Crystal, and Brittney -- The undoing -- "Frankie Richard's coming and hell is coming with him" -- "The past is the past" -- Coda: Boustany and the Boudreaux Inn -- Whistle-blower in white robes
Control code
20818675
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 245 pages
Isbn
9781476793252
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016031710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933584547
  • (OCoLC)933584547
Label
Murder in the bayou : who killed the women known as the Jeff Davis 8?, Ethan Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-245)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Loretta -- Boom and bust -- Lucky and LeDoux -- Frankie -- Ernestine -- Kristen -- Whitnei -- Gunter and Guillory -- "Death on me": Muggy, Crystal, and Brittney -- The undoing -- "Frankie Richard's coming and hell is coming with him" -- "The past is the past" -- Coda: Boustany and the Boudreaux Inn -- Whistle-blower in white robes
Control code
20818675
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 245 pages
Isbn
9781476793252
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016031710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933584547
  • (OCoLC)933584547

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