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The World's End : A Thirty-Year Quest for Justice. Tom Wood, David Johnston

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This is an account of the murder of two young women, Helen Scott and Christine Eadie, who died in October 1977. It is the story of these crimes and of the thirty year investigation that followed. This is not a gruesome tale of murder; the families of these young girls have suffered enough. Nor is this account devoted to the controversy in which the trial of Angus Sinclair ...more
Paperback, 213 pages
Published August 21st 2008 by Birlinn Publishers (first published January 1st 2008)
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This book provides a fascinating insight into how real-world policing operated throughout the investigation into the murders of two young women in Edinburgh in the 1970s. The investigation spanned 37 years from crime to conviction and involved many officers and different teams throughout Scotland (and ultimately also England) through the years. Tom Wood was one of those who led the investigation during the years when the crimes in Edinburgh were linked with crimes in Glasgow and initially also w ...more
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