In 1872, 12-year-old Jesse Pomeroy was briefly sent to reform school after brutally attacking several children. After his release, “the Boy Fiend” progressed to murder. A new book takes a look at this unusual case, one of the first to bring the insanity defense — and all its complications — into the public eye.
Ignaz Semmelweis was a European physician who solved one of the most horrifying medical mysteries of his time, and was destroyed for it. One man in the United States agreed with him, proved him right, and delivered a historic burn on the doubters.
Follow the 16th President of the United States from his meteoric rise to his untimely demise in stunning stereoscope!