Incendiary

Incendiary

The Psychiatrist, the Mad Bomber, and the Invention of Criminal Profiling

Book - 2017 | First edition.
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Documents the nearly two-decade manhunt for a serial bomber in mid-twentieth-century New York, citing the contributions of police captain Howard Finney and psychiatrist James Brussel in developing investigative techniques that would shape new approaches in American law enforcement.
Publisher: New York, NY :, Minotaur Books,, [2017].
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781250048943
125004894X
9781250048936
Characteristics: ix, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Angel of justice
Bomb squad
Mr. Think
Reverse psychiatry
Poplar Street
Up from the streets
The Paramount
"It will be buttoned"
"Keep out of this"
The publisher
The truce
The dead files
Fair play
Interrogation
The smiling avenger
Mr. Death
Matteawan.
Summary: Documents the nearly two-decade manhunt for a serial bomber in mid-twentieth-century New York, citing the contributions of police captain Howard Finney and psychiatrist James Brussel in developing investigative techniques that would shape new approaches in American law enforcement.

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