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Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter Maniac author Harold Schechter Free download ✓ 105 Adults were murdered that morning culminating in the deadliest school massacre in US historyManiac is Harold Schechter’s gripping definitive exhaustively researched chronicle of a town forced to comprehend unprecedented carnage and the triggering of a “human time bomb” whose act of apocalyptic violence would foreshadow the terrors of the current a While I enjoyed what was in the book it felt unfinished There were multiple strands of narrative that didn t ever get tied together For example the Charles Lindbergh tangent could have been braided in to the discussion of eugenics but it is left dangling Instead there are chapters about his Atlantic crossing with no understanding of why they are included other than to show it was a popular new item at the time

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Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter Maniac author Harold Schechter Free download ✓ 105 Harold Schechter Charts bestselling author of Hell’s Princess unearths a nearly forgotten true crime of obsession and revenge and one of the first and worst mass murders in American historyIn 1927 while the majority of the township of Bath Michigan was celebrating a new primary school one of the most modern in the Midwest Andrew P Kehoe had other plans Harold Schechter juxtaposes the heinous actions of seriously troubled Andrew P Kehoe against the backdrop of U S and world events in the early decades of the Twentieth Century in this novel that demands to be read in one sitting The novel chronicles the egregious actions of Kehoe who proclaims himself a victim in a chilling thoroughly researched true crime novel about the first mass killing In the United States In stripped down prose Schecter presents this crime against society that presaged the mass killings of Columbine Sandy Hook and many others in recent history

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Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter Maniac author Harold Schechter Free download ✓ 105 The local farmer and school board treasurer was educated respected and an accommodating neighbor and friend But behind his ordinary demeanor was a narcissistic sadist seething with rage resentment and paranoia On May 18 he detonated a set of rigged explosives with the sole purpose of destroying the school and everyone in it Thirty eight children and six On 18 May 1927 Andrew P Kehoe dynamited the Bath Consolidated School in Bath Michigan I had never heard of this mass killing which resulted in the murder of thirty eight children and six adults Who was Andrew Kehoe and why did he do thisMr Schechter s exhaustive research takes the reader through the history of the area and the history of the town of Bath before chronicling these eventsAndrew Kehoe was I read a local farmer and the school board treasurer He had been a respected member of the community But a bad year on the farm followed by a tax for the support of the school led Andrew Kehoe to be elected to the school s board where he was both disruptive to management and helpful in that his handyman skills saved the school moneyIn addition to planting explosives under the school he set the building on his farm ablaze after killing his wife He also destroyed the farm euipment and prevented his horses from escaping the fireAndrew Kehoe was behind on his mortgage payments and resentful when his re election to the school board was not supported He had stockpiled explosives and used them to deadly effectHow does a town recover from such atrocity In addition to those murdered many were injuredI read this account understood the how but never the why The book also discusses other mass murders and how such events are viewed by the public In the case of Bath this horrific event was overshadowed by the news of Charles Lindbergh s solo flight The Bath School Disaster might be described as a seven day horror although thanks to the mania surrounding Lindbergh s flight its grip on the public imagination didn t even last a full week Except of course for those directly affectedI have read a couple of Mr Schechter s books because of my interest in true crime I have mixed feelings about this book While I appreciated the research the context setting and the account of events I wanted answers that neither Mr Schechter nor anyone else can provide We know what Andrew Kehoe did and how but I do not fully understand why Perhaps that is a good thingNote My thanks to NetGalley and Little A for providing me with a free electronic copy of this book for review purposes Jennifer Cameron Smith


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    Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter 45 StarsFor the love of God This man Andrew P Kehoe was a twat ass bastard piece of sht I didn’t know anything about this man until this bookor maybe I did and chemo brain fogged the history This one man was the greatest mass murderer of children in American history Not to mention animals and adults he killed He deserved to be uartered and set on fire but I digress He took care of himself at any rate This man would

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    Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter Maniac is an amazing piece of work but it also hurts like hell Harold Schechter is thorough and devastating in this true crime chronicle of a human time bomb whose acts of violence seem to foreshadow an era of mass murder and bombings Schecht

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter Harold Schechter juxtaposes the heinous actions of seriously troubled Andrew P Kehoe against the backdrop of U S and world events in the early decades of the Twentieth Century in this novel that demands to be read in one sitting The novel chronicles the egregious actions of Kehoe who proclaims himself a victim i

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter I can't believe I had no idea about this case In 1927 a new and modern for it's time primary school had opened in Bath Mich

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter ‘On 18 May 1927 Andrew P Kehoe dynamited the Bath Consolidated School in Bath Michigan’I had never heard of this mass killing which resulted in the murder of thirty eight children and six adults Who was Andrew Kehoe and why did he do thisMr Schechter’s exhaustive research takes the reader through the history of the area and the history of the town of Bath before chronicling these eventsAndrew Kehoe was I read a local farm

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    Summary Ú PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Harold Schechter EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter We had not lived in Lansing MI very long before people referred to the Bath school bombing I had never heard of Bath MI or the school bombing But the history was legend in LansingIn 1927 a farmer blew up the new consolidated Bath school that had 250 children inside At the same time his own house and farm build

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter This is the first work I've read by prolific true crime write Harold Schechter It was okay The book didn't seem to include any new revelations or research but rather was a compilation of newspaper articles from th

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Thank you NetGalley and Harold Schechter for the eARC Copy of ManiacI don't read a lot of non fiction but when I do I read true crime and the

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter While I enjoyed what was in the book it felt unfinished There were multiple strands of narrative that didn't ever get tied together For example the Charles Lindbergh tangent could have been braided in to the discussion of eugenics but it is left dangling Instead there are chapters about his Atlantic crossing with no understanding

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    EBOOK Maniac author Harold Schechter Harold Schechter ☆ 5 Free read Read & Download Maniac author Harold Schechter I love true crime but this just didn't hit the spot for me I'm sure it was well researched but the pacing was off That being said Amdrew Kehoe was one sick SOB and I can't believe I was unfamiliar with the destruction he causedThank y

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