Last call : a true story of love, lust, and murder in queer New York
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New York : Celadon Books, 2021.
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First Edition.
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9781250224354 : HRD, 1250224357 : HRD
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255 pages : maps ; 24 cm
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Kilton Public Library - Nonfiction
363.15 GRE
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English
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""In this astonishing and powerful work of nonfiction, Green meticulously reports on a series of baffling and brutal crimes targeting gay men. It is an investigation filled with twists and turns, but this is much more than a compelling true crime story. Green has shed light on those whose lives for too long have been forgotten, and rescued an important part of American history." -David Grann, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon The gripping true story, told here for the first time, of the Last Call Killer and the gay community of New York City that he preyed upon. The Townhouse Bar, midtown, July 1992: The piano player seems to know every song ever written, the crowd belts out the lyrics to their favorites, and a man standing nearby is drinking a Scotch and water. The man strikes the piano player as forgettable. He looks bland and inconspicuous. Not at all what you think a serial killer looks like. But that's what he is, and tonight, he has his sights set on a gray haired man. He will not be his first victim. Nor will he be his last. The Last Call Killer preyed upon gay men in New York in the '80s and '90s and had all the hallmarks of the most notorious serial killers. Yet because of the sexuality of his victims, the skyhighmurder rates, and the AIDS epidemic, his murders have been almost entirely forgotten. This gripping true-crime narrative tells the story of the Last Call Killer and the decades-long chase to find him. And at the same time, it paints a portrait of his victims and a vibrant community navigating threat and resilience"--

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Green, E. (2021). Last call: a true story of love, lust, and murder in queer New York (First Edition.). Celadon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Green, Elon. 2021. Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York. New York: Celadon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Green, Elon. Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York New York: Celadon Books, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Green, Elon. Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York First Edition., Celadon Books, 2021.

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