By Timothy Appleby
Ripped from the headlines, the terrible and incredible precise tale of the double lifetime of Russell Williams, who was once instantly a revered determine within the Canadian army and a ruthless sado-sexual serial felony and murderer.
In the annals of psycho-killers, Colonel Russell Williams may be targeted. A embellished air strength colonel, Williams was once, for years, residing a double lifestyles as a sado-sexual domestic invader, burglar, pedophile, and, finally, assassin. A version officer and elite pilot, he used to be relied on with flying foreign dignitaries together with Queen Elizabeth, in addition to commanding Canada's most crucial army airbase. but his darkish and violent mystery lifestyles incorporated breaking into eighty two houses of women and girls; thefts of monstrous quantities of undies (which he dressed in); strange sexual attacks that left an uncomprehending Ontario village on a knife's-edge; and at last, rape-murders. whilst police raided Williams's home—a domestic he shared along with his spouse, a revered specialist in her personal correct who used to be it sounds as if thoroughly ignorant of her husband's unconscionable double life—they came across countless numbers of pairs of women's lingerie, meticulously prepared and catalogued. during this booklet, veteran Globe and Mail crime reporter Tim Appleby chronicles a real tale which can were lifted from the darkest pages of pulp fiction, one who deals fascinating—and troubling—insights on human psychopathology.
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A New Kind of Monster: The Secret Life and Chilling Crimes of Colonel Russell Williams by Timothy Appleby