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The Interpretation of Murder

The Interpretation of Murder
Rubenfeld, Jed
Henry Holt & Co
Publish date: 2006-09-01
$26.00
805080988
Hardcover
Out of Print

Synopsis:

In The Interpretation of Murder, Jed Rubenfeld weaves the facts of Freud's visit into a riveting, atmospheric story of corruption and murder set all over turn-of-the-century New YorkDrawing on case histories, Shakespeare's Hamlet, and the historical details of a city on the brink of modernity, The Interpretation of Murder introduces a brilliant new storyteller, a novelist who, in the words of The New York Times, "will be no ordinary pop-cultural sensation."

Review:

In 1909, Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung and a clutch of other practitioners of psychoanalysis arrived in New York; Freud's only visitLittle is known about this historic visit, so Jed Rubenfeld recreates it in The Interpretation of Murder (Henry Holt, 2006).

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