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The Five by Hallie Rubenhold
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WINNER 31,783 votes
In what may be the most overdue book of the past 100 years, historian Hallie Rubenhold steals back the narrative of Jack the Ripper and tells the stories that really matter. The Five reviews the lives of those murdered, rather than the story of the killer, and reveals the inaccuracies and prejudices that have been repeated over the years. Rubenhold’s book is a triumph of historical investigation.

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