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Author Blackburn, Estelle, 1947-
Title Broken lives / Estelle Blackburn.
Imprint Mosman Park, W.A. : Stellar Publishing, 1998.
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Call # 364.1523 BLA
Phys. Description vi, 410 p. : ill., ports., 24 cm.
Awards Western Australian Premier's Book Award winner 1999 (Historical & Critical Studies Award)
Summary Story of a WA man, John Button, who was sentenced in the 1960s for the murder of his girlfriend; the police were under great pressure at the time for a series of unresolved murders, many attributed to a man named Cooke; WA journalist/author has spent 6 years researching this case with a view to having it re-opened as she believes Button is innocent and Cooke was the culprit; he had confessed to the crime, as had Button; TV documentary on ABC in late October will bring in many R/R
Subject Cooke, Eric Edgar.
Serial murderers -- Western Australia -- Biography.
Button, John, 1944-
Cooke family.
Other Number 14142371
Alt Author Stellar Publishing.
ISBN 0646361732 (pbk.) :