Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

The Cannibal Celebrity: Issei Sagawa


"Alleged Victim Takes Witness Stand in Molestation Case Against Bar-Jonah,", Feb 21, 2002.

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Issei Sagawa's Web site:

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McCarthy, Terry. "Japan's Dr. Lecter," The Independent. Feb. 9, 1992.

McGill, Peter. "Portrait of a Cannibal," Observer Magazine, May 1992.

Musashi. "Issei Sagawa: Godfather of Cannibals."

Newton, Michael. The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers. New York: Checkmark Books, 2000.

Sagawa, Issei. In the Fog. Tokyo: Hanashi No Tokusyu, 1983.

Schechter, Harold and David Everitt. The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial Killers. New York: Pocket, 1997.


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