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Born to Raise Hell: The Untold Story of Richard Speck

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I understand Dr. Ziporyn is writing book about me. I"an glad he is doing this, because he is the only person who know's anying thing about me. I want the world to know what I am really like, and I fell he is the one who can tell about me.

Richard F Speck
(p193)
Library Binding, First, 256 pages
Published 1967 by Grove Press
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Thomas Strömquist
Horrible book, both content and writing is only confused and poor.

Richard Speck, violent troublemaker, knocked on the door to a nurse student's house late one night in Chicago in 1966. He tied up the 7 young women there and two more that got home some time later. While assuring them he wouldn't hurt them and that he just needed money, he preceded to collect them one by one from the room, killing all but one girl who hid under the bed. Following this, he made no attempt to run away or hide or act
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