Kitty Genovese

The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime That Changed America

by Kevin Cook

Kitty Genovese

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Kevin Cook recounts the events of March 13, 1964, when a young woman in Queens was slain in plain sight of witnesses who heard her cries for help.

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