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A sniper in the Tower

the Charles Whitman murders

by Gary M. Lavergne

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Published by University of North Texas Press in Denton .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Austin,
  • Austin.
    • Subjects:
    • Whitman, Charles Joseph, 1941-1966.,
    • Mass murderers -- Texas -- Austin -- Biography.,
    • Mass murder -- Texas -- Austin.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementGary M. Lavergne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6248.W477 L39 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 324 p. :
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1010340M
      ISBN 101574410210, 1574410296
      LC Control Number96050411

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