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Atlas of Crime: Mapping the Criminal Landscape
With topics ranging from armed robbery in L.A. to murder in Miami, this atlas provides a unique collection of maps and essays, presenting a comprehensive and multi-faceted picture of crime in the United States. Blending current trends with history, "Atlas of Crime" stands out for its coverage of critical topics such as school violence, hate crimes, domestic terrorism, ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published October 11th 2000 by Oryx Press
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An interesting read, with all manner of scholarly discussions of the mapping strategies used to generate the images in this book and what the results mean. How fascinating, for instance, to learn that most serial killers are born in the Midwest but move to California and Texas to commit their crimes!