|Forlag||Globe Pequot Press|
|Emne||20th century; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; History of the Americas; Southeastern & South Atlantic states; True crime|
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Om Murder in the Stacks
On Nov. 28, 1969, Betsy Aardsma, a 22-year-old graduate student in English atPennState, was stabbed to death in the stacks of Pattee Library at the university's main campus inState College. For more than forty years, her murder went unsolved, though detectives with thePennsylvaniaState Police and local citizens worked tirelessly to find her killer. The mystery was eventually solvedafter the death of the murderer. This book will reveal the story behind what has been a scary mystery for generations of PennStatestudents and explain why the Pennsylvania State Police failed to bring her killer to justice.More than a simple true crime story, the book weaves together the events, culture, and attitudes of the late 1960s, memorializing Betsy Aardsma and her time and place in history.