Deaths on Pleasant Street
The Ghastly Enigma of Colonel Swope and Doctor HydeBook - 2009
Detailed analysis of the mysterious 1909 death of the wealthy Colonel Thomas Swope in Kansas City and the trial of his nephew-in-law, Dr. Bennett Hyde, for the murder. Accusations included poisoning and the spreading of typhoid germs intended to kill several members of the family, allegedly to gain an inheritance.
Publisher: Kirksville, Mo. : Truman State University Press, c2009.
Characteristics: xii, 251 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.