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Bad Kharma : A True Story of Obsession and Murder by  Deborah BLUM - First Edition - 1986 - from Ravenwood Gables Bookstore and

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Bad Kharma : A True Story of Obsession and Murder

by BLUM, Deborah

Condition: COLLECTIBLE Very Good/Very Good

New York: Atheneum, 1986. Very nice first printing in fine dust jacket, protected in mylar. Not for Resale stamps on bottom page edges, back end paper. 311 crisp, clean pages, photos. A love story, madness, murder.. First Edition. Hard Cover. COLLECTIBLE Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Pulitzer Prize winner Deborah Blum is a professor of science journalism at the University of Wisconsin. She worked as a newspaper science writer for twenty years, winning the Pulitzer in 1992 for her writing about primate research, which she turned into a book, The Monkey Wars (Oxford, 1994). Her other books include Sex on the Brain (Viking, 1997) and Love at Goon Park (Perseus, 2002). She has written about scientific research for The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Discover, Health, Psychology Today, and Mother Jones. She is a past president of the National Association of Science Writers and now serves on an advisory board to the World Federation of Science Journalists and the National Academy of Sciences.


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