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The Berman murders : unraveling the Mojave Desert's most mysterious unsolved crime / Doug Kari.

Kari, Doug, (author.).

"On January 6, 1986, Barry and Louise Berman set out for a stroll and never returned. Despite extensive investigations by local and federal authorities, the double homicide of the Kahlua heir and his wife remains unsolved"--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781538186381
  • ISBN: 1538186381
  • Physical Description: xii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-225) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A search for two lovers leads to silence -- Desperate and heartbreaking mission -- All-seeing eyes looked deep within him -- All but broke, in jail, and about to turn forty -- Blissfully unaware of what lay ahead -- Clues too few and the desert too vast -- "Michael was weird with sexual stuff" -- Liars tend to be vague -- Peered beneath the gaps and saw bones -- Violating a near-universal taboo -- Fighting spirit of a brave little girl -- Marshals led him in to hear the verdict read -- Pulling back the veil on the murder case -- "Suspect in unsolved murders set to be freed" -- Driven to dominate and inflict pain -- Pepe began sputtering questions.
Subject: Berman, Barry (Barry Alan), -1985?
Berman, Louise (Louise Rhoda), 1932 or 1933-1985?
Murder > Investigation > Mojave Desert > Case studies.
Genre: True crime stories

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RACC New - HV8079.H6 K374 2024 (Text) 33624024976001 New Available -

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