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A false report : a true story of rape in America, T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong

Label
A false report : a true story of rape in America
Title
A false report
Title remainder
a true story of rape in America
Statement of responsibility
T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents the true story of two detectives who teamed up to discern the truth about a case involving a teen who was charged with falsely reporting a rape, an investigation that revealed the work of a serial rapist in multiple states
  • August, 2008. Marie, a teenager, reported being raped in her Seattle apartment by a masked man. Confronted with inconsistencies, she was charged with false reporting and branded a liar. Years later Colorado detectives discovered they were dealing with a serial rapist. Miller and Armstrong follow the tale of doubt, lies, and a hunt for justice-- and the long history of skepticism toward rape victims
Summary
Two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists present the true story of two detectives who teamed up to discern the truth about a case involving a teen who was charged with falsely reporting a rape, an investigation that revealed the work of a serial rapist in multiple states
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2018.
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10619873
Cataloging source
DLC
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Miller, T. Christian,
Dewey number
364.15/320979771
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6561
LC item number
.M554 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1962-
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Armstrong, Ken
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True
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  • Rape
  • Rape victims
  • Police charges
  • Rape
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • TRUE CRIME
  • Police charges
  • Rape
  • Rape
  • Rape victims
  • United States
  • Rape
  • Victims of crimes
Target audience
adult
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a true story of rape in America
Label
A false report : a true story of rape in America, T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This is an expanded version of "An Unbelievable Story of Rape," by T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong, which was originally published on ProPublica (propublica.org) and co-published with the Marshall Project on December 15, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The bridge -- Hunters -- Waves and peaks -- A violent alchemy -- A losing battle -- White man, blue eyes, gray sweater -- Sisters -- "Something about how she said it" -- The shadow within -- Good neighbors -- A gross misdemeanor -- Marks -- Looking into a fish tank -- A check for $500 -- 327 1/2 -- Epilogue: Eighteen wheels
Control code
21287740
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781524759933
Lccn
2017037935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)987792246
Label
A false report : a true story of rape in America, T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong
Publication
Note
This is an expanded version of "An Unbelievable Story of Rape," by T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong, which was originally published on ProPublica (propublica.org) and co-published with the Marshall Project on December 15, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The bridge -- Hunters -- Waves and peaks -- A violent alchemy -- A losing battle -- White man, blue eyes, gray sweater -- Sisters -- "Something about how she said it" -- The shadow within -- Good neighbors -- A gross misdemeanor -- Marks -- Looking into a fish tank -- A check for $500 -- 327 1/2 -- Epilogue: Eighteen wheels
Control code
21287740
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781524759933
Lccn
2017037935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)987792246

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