The Bath school massacre, was a series of attacks perpetrated by Andrew Kehoe in 1927, in Bath Township, Michigan. Kehoe killed 38 elementary schoolchildren and six adults, and injured at least 58 other people.
This week on The Historians Podcast, true crime writer Harold Schechter who is author of the new book Maniac: the 1927 Bath, Michigan, School Disaster and the Birth of the Modern Mass Killer (Little A Books, 2021), discusses the event and its relationship to today’s mass killers.
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