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Thirty-eight witnesses

A. M. Rosenthal

Thirty-eight witnesses

the Kitty Genovese case

by A. M. Rosenthal

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Genovese, Catherine, d. 1964.,
    • Murder -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Police -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Witnesses -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Telephone -- United States -- Emergency reporting systems.,
    • Apathy.,
    • Responsibility.,
    • Social ethics.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1964.

      Other titles38 witnesses, Kitty Genovese case
      Statementby A.M. Rosenthal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6534.N5 R65 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiii, 78 p. :
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL372670M
      LC Control Number98034317

      Listen to Thirty-Eight Witnesses by A. M. Rosenthal,Jeff Cummings for free with a 30 day free trial. Listen to unlimited* audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. On Ma , Kitty Genovese was brutally beaten and murdered in the street near her apartment, in full view of more than three dozen friends and neighbors-and no one did 3/5(8). Thirty-Eight Witnesses The book Thirty-Eight Witnesses was about a murder in Queens, New York. The book is narrated by a journalist for the New York Times Newspaper. What made this murder set apart from others was that it could have been avoided very easily. The journalist sat down with the city.

        It remains one of the most notorious deaths in New York City history not because of who was murdered but because of the circumstances: year-old Kitty Genovese was brutally murdered, in an attack that took nearly thirty minutes and had thirty-eight witnesses not one of whom did a thing to stop the murderer or even call for help. A.M Pages: On Ma , Kitty Genovese was brutally beaten and murdered in the street near her apartment, in full view of more than three dozen friends and neighbors—and no one did a thing to stop it. More than thirty-five years after its first publication, Thirty-Eight Witnesses, the true account of what transpired that night in Queens, New York, continues to disturb us. We would like to think.

        Thirty-Eight Witnesses: The Kitty Genovese Case by A. M. Rosenthal Published Source: my copy courtesy of the publisher through Netgalley Publisher's Summary: In the early hours of Ma , twenty-eight-year-old Catherine “Kitty” Genovese was stabbed to death in the middle-class neighborhood of Kew Gardens, Queens. A Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist's groundbreaking account of the crime that shocked New York City—and the world In the early hours of Ma , twenty-eight-year-old Catherine "Kitty" Genovese was stabbed to death in the middle-class neig.


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Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter A. Rosenthal covered the case for the paper as its city editor, and his chronicle of the events became this book. Part memoir, part investigative journalism, part sociological study, a disturbing story of urban apathy, Thirty-Eight Witnesses puts listeners on the gritty sidewalk of the murder.

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Rosenthal is the chilling, true story of the brutal murder of Catherine “Kitty” Genovese in which thirty-eight of her neighbors witnessed her brutal murder and none of them called for help. In the early hours of Matwenty-eight-year-old Catherine “Kitty” Genovese was stabbed to death in the middle-class neighborhood of Kew Gardens, Queens.

A Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist’s groundbreaking account of the crime that shocked New York City—and the world In the early hours of Matwenty-eight-year-old Catherine “Kitty” Genovese was stabbed to death in the middle-class neighborhood of Kew Gardens, Queens.

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