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The Complete Jack the Ripper A-Z by Paul Begg
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The 2010 hard-back edition is right up-to-date with the latest research into Our Jack, but is marred by a myriad of typos and grammatical errors (plus a few factual one, as well). Nevertheless, the authors have produced a sterling work and it still remains the key reference point for those deeply immersed in what is probably one of THE greatest murder mysteries of all time.

For those readers who may only have a passing knowledge of the "Jack the Ripper" crimes (or more correctly, the Whitechapel Murders) the depth and variety of information in the A-Z may be a tad confusing. However, an excellently detailed history of the Ripper case, in a very readable format, is available from… Read more