Encyclopaedia of modern murder, 1962-82

by Colin Wilson

Publisher: Pan Books in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 376 Downloads: 662
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  • Crime and criminals -- Biography

Edition Notes

Other titlesEncyclopaedia of modern murder, 1962-1983.
StatementColin Wilson and Donald Seaman.
ContributionsSeaman, Donald.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6245 W768 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination376 p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20086527M
ISBN 100330282999, 0213168766

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Wilson was born and raised in Leicester, England, U.K. [1] He left school at 16, worked in factories and other jobs, and read in his spare time. [2] At the age of 24, he published The Outsider in The Outsider examines the role of the social "outsider" in seminal works of various key literary and cultural figures: Albert Camus, Jean-Paul Sartre, Ernest Hemingway, Hermann Hesse.