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Thus novel is amazing and gruesome. A fascinating look at detective and psychiatry in the nineteenth century set against a brutal yet engrossing crime. Read morePublished 3 months ago by deromra
It was slow at the first several chapters, a lot of detail somewhat boring @ first. after the 1st 3rd of the book, it got more interestingPublished 13 months ago by Cynthia Chan
It's a great, long, criminal epic. I had a great journey reading it. It made me really want to eat french, multi-coursed meals too. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Shesophist
It was a real page turner, with great real historical characters, and convincing fictional characters. I loved it.Published 15 months ago by Beverly Cameron
The only reason I gave this book a 4 was because it tended to drag on a little. Other than that this book was probably one of the most detailed I have ever read. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Maria Casacalenda
Enjoyable historic fiction Novel but, quite wordy! I thought it was worth the long read a small diverse group trying to solve the murders of young boys who choose a life of male... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Ken Foxcroft
One of the most well-researched, intelligently written books of historical fiction on the shelves. Carr not only utilizes the budding sciences of criminal psychology and... Read morePublished on June 26 2004 by cyberpsycho
Caleb Carr's The Alienist explores the process of tracking a killer in the 1890's. Without the use of high-tech "CSI" tools, Dr. Read morePublished on May 25 2004 by Cash Money