From June, 1962 through January, 1964, women in the city of Boston lived in fear of the infamous Strangler. Over those 19 months, he committed 13 known murders-crimes that included vicious sexual assaults and bizarre stagings of the victims' bodies. After the largest police investigation in Massachusetts history, handyman Albert DeSalvo confessed and went to prison. Despite DeSalvo's full confession and imprisonment, authorities would never put him on trial for the actual murders. And more t ...
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Hosted by Antonio Elmaleh, the author of the acclaimed novel The Ones They Left Behind, “Uncovering the Civil War” brings to life interesting, little-known, or even unknown, facts about the Civil War, and how people, places, and events during the Civil War impact our lives today. "Uncovering the Civil War” is especially created for anyone interested in American history, the Civil War/Reconstruction, educators, and students. Our goal is to get a “Wow! I never knew that! They didn’t teach us that in school!” reaction to the subjects and topics we will be covering. This panel-style discussion – where the host, author Antonio Elmaleh, and his guests share their knowledge and expertise about all things Civil War-related – will leave listeners feeling more connected to our past, with a greater understanding of our present, and a new perspective on our future. "Uncovering the Civil War" is produced by Antonio Elmaleh, Joe Marich and Chandra Years. Lightly edited transcripts of podcast episodes now are available as a print or ebook at Amazon. Mr. Elmaleh died in January 2020 following a long illness.