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The man with the black valise : tracking the killer of Jessie Keith

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  • Running Time: 06:54 hrs
    Narrator: Jim Seybert
    Publisher:
    Made available through hoopla, 2019
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.

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  • Author: Goddard, John
    Contributor: hoopla digital; Seybert, Jim
    Edition: Unabridged
    Date:
    Created
    2019
    Summary:

    One glorious autumn day in 1894, a drifter attacked thirteen-year-old Jessie Keith so violently that people thought Jack the Ripper must be loose in rural Ontario. To solve the crime, the government called in Detective John Wilson Murray, the true-life model for Detective William Murdoch of the popular TV series Murdoch Mysteries. His prime clue was a black valise. The Man with the Black Valise traces the killer's trajectory through three counties-a route that today connects travelers to poignant reminders of nineteenth-century life. Chief among them stands the statue of the Roman goddess Flora, gesturing as though to cast roses onto Jessie's grave.

    Original Publisher: [United States], Dreamscape Media, LLC
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781974986309, 1974986306