By John Douglas, Mark Olshaker
In the course of his twenty-five yr profession with the Investigative help Unit, distinctive Agent John Douglas turned a mythical determine in legislation enforcement, pursuing the most infamous and sadistic serial killers of our time: the fellow who hunted prostitutes for game within the woods of Alaska, the Atlanta baby assassin, and Seattle's eco-friendly River killer, the case that just about fee Douglas his life.
because the version for Jack Crawford in The Silence of the Lambs, Douglas has faced, interviewed, and studied rankings of serial killers and assassins, together with Charles Manson, Ted Bundy, and Ed Gein, who dressed himself in his sufferers' peeled epidermis. utilizing his uncanny skill to turn into either predator and prey, Douglas examines each one crime scene, reliving either the killer's and the victim's activities in his brain, developing their profiles, describing their conduct, and predicting their subsequent moves.
Now, in chilling aspect, the mythical Mindhunter takes us behind the curtain of a few of his such a lot grotesque, interesting, and difficult situations -- and into the darkest recesses of our worst nightmares.