By Raymond Clément
Tantôt un crime crapuleux, un drame familial ou un suicide ; parfois un coincidence d’avion, un naufrage de paquebot ou encore une disaster naturelle. Depuis les débuts de l. a. presse, le fait divers fascine... autant qu’il révulse !
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Almanach des crimes et catastrophes (Essai) (French Edition) by Raymond Clément