The Sadist (German: “Der Sadist”) is a book published by psychiatrist Karl Berg, following the confessions of Peter Kürten, a notorious German serial killer. Read “THE SADIST The Atrocity Crimes Of Peter Kurten, The vampire of Dusseldorf” by Karl Berg with Rakuten Kobo. In , the German city of Dusseldorf. Title, The Sadist Issue 1 of Library of abnormal psychological types. Author, Karl Berg. Publisher, Broadway Press, Length, pages. Export Citation.
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The reason why I gave it 5 stars is because it was well written, I learned a lot and I am super impressed with Berg being so knowledgeable especially tje it was written around All editions are quite scarce. The title should be at least 4 characters long.
Berrg Martinez marked it as to-read Sep 30, Talking with Serial Killers 2. Akbar Boohar marked it as to-read Apr 12, Want to Read saving….
With any book on the subject of serial killers you need to sift through all sadost sensational, the self indulgent and blame to bring out any real insight. One fascinating thing that Im discovering so far is that there is some information that is prevalent in other pieces of documentation that is being disproven here.
A good book, but i suggest it only for a avid true crime reader.
The Sadist by Karl Berg
All editions The Sadiat German: The film by Fritz Lang, called “M”, is alleged to have been based on the story of this serial killer. I cant afford to keep it so I plan on reading it as fast I can, take notes, scans, etc and then relist it again. This is my single most-wanted book EVER.
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Rosanne Sparacino marked it as to-read Apr 15, Patrick marked it as to-read Jan 25, Rivals jarl the Ripper. Regan marked it as to-read May 29, Rachael Carey added it Oct 31, Brigitte marked it as to-read Jul 20, The author offers great insight into Kurten and mentions when he thinks Kurten is being untruthful and why he is either trying to fool Berg or himself.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Im in this for the psychosis, not how many cm each wound was, but if thats information another reader may care about, then yes, thats all here. The first English edition was issued inby Acorn Press.
Diego Vargas marked it as to-read Dec 10, True Stories of Crime and Detection.
I think of it like a very expensive library rental LOL. A second edition was published by William Heinemann Medical Books in Peter Lancett rated it it was amazing Feb 17, It is considered a classic and I can see why.
Like any book of its type, there remain many questions that go unanswered, but considering the time in which Karl Ber With any book on the subject of serial killers you need to sift through all the sensational, the self indulgent and blame to bring out any real insight.
Lily marked it as to-read Mar 26, You submitted the following rating and review. The book was originally written in German.
Police finally arrested Peter Kurten, a convicted felon, in connection with the crimes; his subsequent confessions revealed a staggering career of evil, documented in at least 69 cases of theft, arson, rape, throttling, stabbing, hammering, hacking, mutilation, blood-drinking and corpse immolation spanning saist 30 years.
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