The alienist
(eAudiobook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Published:
[United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio, 1994.
Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Abridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
Status:
Available Online
Description
A new breed of evil in Old New York New York, 1986: Lower Manhattan's underworld is ruled by a new generation of cold-blooded criminals...Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt battles widespread corruption within the department's ranks...and a shockingly brutal murder sets off an investigation that could change crime-fighting forever.

In the middle of a wintry March night, New York Times reporter John Moore is summoned to the East River by his friend Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a brilliant pioneer in the new and much-maligned discipline of psychology, the emerging study of society's "alienated" mentally ill. There they view the horribly mutilated body of a young boy, a prostitute from one of Manhattan's infamous brothels. Supervised by Commissioner Roosevelt, the newsman and his "alienist" mentor embark on a revolutionary attempt to identify the killer by assembling his psychological profile -- a dangerous quest that takes them into the tortured past and twisted mind of a murderer who has killed before...and will kill again before the hunt is over.

As rich in vivid period ambience as Ragtime and Time and Again , and as relentlessly suspenseful as Red Dragon or The Silence of the Lambs , The Alienist will take you to a New York that no longer exists -- to confront an evil of timeless savagery.

Also in This Series
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780743520089 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 0743520084 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)

Notes

Restrictions on Access
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participants/Performers
Read by Edward Herrmann.
Description
A new breed of evil in Old New York New York, 1896: Lower Manhattan's underworld is ruled by a new generation of cold-blooded criminals...Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt battles widespread corruption within the department's ranks...and a shockingly brutal murder sets off an investigation that could change crime-fighting forever. In the middle of a wintry March night, New York Times reporter John Moore is summoned to the East River by his friend Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a brilliant pioneer in the new and much-maligned discipline of psychology, the emerging study of society's "alienated" mentally ill. There they view the horribly mutilated body of a young boy, a prostitute from one of Manhattan's infamous brothels. Supervised by Commissioner Roosevelt, the newsman and his "alienist" mentor embark on a revolutionary attempt to identify the killer by assembling his psychological profile -- a dangerous quest that takes them into the tortured past and twisted mind of a murderer who has killed before...and will kill again before the hunt is over. As rich in vivid period ambience as Ragtime and Time and Again, and as relentlessly suspenseful as Red Dragon or The Silence of the Lambs, The Alienist will take you to a New York that no longer exists -- to confront an evil of timeless savagery.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Carr, C., & Herrmann, E. (1994). The alienist. Abridged. [United States]: Simon & Schuster Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Carr, Caleb, 1955- and Edward Herrmann. 1994. The Alienist. [United States]: Simon & Schuster Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Carr, Caleb, 1955- and Edward Herrmann, The Alienist. [United States]: Simon & Schuster Audio, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Carr, Caleb, and Edward Herrmann. The Alienist. Abridged. [United States]: Simon & Schuster Audio, 1994.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
7ee11fc5-bb40-e502-5271-3232a29a4cf5
Go To GroupedWork

Hoopla Extract Information

hooplaId11639802
titleThe Alienist
kindAUDIOBOOK
price3.99
active1
pa0
profanity0
children0
demo0
rating
abridged1
dateLastUpdated

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeJan 01, 2020 10:30:02 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeJan 19, 2020 10:54:06 PM

MARC Record

LEADER03256nim a22005175a 4500
001MWT11639802
003MWT
00520191125035015.0
006m     o  h        
007sz zunnnnnuned
007cr nnannnuuuua
008160515s1994    xxunnn es      f  n eng d
020 |a 9780743520089 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
020 |a 0743520084 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
02842|a MWT11639802
029 |a https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/sas_9780743520089_180.jpeg
037 |a 11639802|b Midwest Tape, LLC|n http://www.midwesttapes.com
040 |a Midwest|e rda
08204|a 813/.54|2 23
099 |a eAudiobook hoopla
1001 |a Carr, Caleb,|d 1955-
24514|a The alienist|h [electronic resource] /|c Caleb Carr.
250 |a Abridged.
264 1|a [United States] :|b Simon & Schuster Audio,|c 1994.
264 2|b Made available through hoopla
300 |a 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.)) :|b digital.
336 |a spoken word|b spw|2 rdacontent
337 |a computer|b c|2 rdamedia
338 |a online resource|b cr|2 rdacarrier
344 |a digital|h digital recording|2 rda
347 |a data file|2 rda
4901 |a Dr. Laszlo Kreizler ;|v bk. 1
506 |a Digital content provided by hoopla.
5110 |a Read by Edward Herrmann.
520 |a A new breed of evil in Old New York New York, 1896: Lower Manhattan's underworld is ruled by a new generation of cold-blooded criminals...Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt battles widespread corruption within the department's ranks...and a shockingly brutal murder sets off an investigation that could change crime-fighting forever. In the middle of a wintry March night, New York Times reporter John Moore is summoned to the East River by his friend Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a brilliant pioneer in the new and much-maligned discipline of psychology, the emerging study of society's "alienated" mentally ill. There they view the horribly mutilated body of a young boy, a prostitute from one of Manhattan's infamous brothels. Supervised by Commissioner Roosevelt, the newsman and his "alienist" mentor embark on a revolutionary attempt to identify the killer by assembling his psychological profile -- a dangerous quest that takes them into the tortured past and twisted mind of a murderer who has killed before...and will kill again before the hunt is over. As rich in vivid period ambience as Ragtime and Time and Again, and as relentlessly suspenseful as Red Dragon or The Silence of the Lambs, The Alienist will take you to a New York that no longer exists -- to confront an evil of timeless savagery.
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
650 0|a Serial murders|z New York (State)|z New York|v Fiction.
650 0|a Audiobooks.
651 0|a New York (N.Y.)|v Fiction.
655 7|a Mystery fiction.|2 gsafd
655 7|a Historical fiction.|2 gsafd
7001 |a Herrmann, Edward,|d 1943-2014.|4 nrt
7102 |a hoopla digital.
8001 |a Carr, Caleb.|t Dr. Laszlo Kreizler.|s Spoken word ;|v bk. 1
85640|u https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11639802?utm_source=MARC|z Instantly available on hoopla.
85642|z Cover image|u https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/sas_9780743520089_180.jpeg