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The Columbine school shooting

Louise I. Gerdes

The Columbine school shooting

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Bullying,
  • Columbine High School Massacre, Littleton, Colo., 1999,
  • School shootings,
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Violence,
  • Columbine High School (Littleton, Colo.),
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / School & Education,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLouise I. Gerdes, book editor
    SeriesPerspectives on modern world history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3013.33.C6 C69 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25259745M
    ISBN 109780737757880
    LC Control Number2012007091


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The Columbine school shooting by Louise I. Gerdes Download PDF EPUB FB2

I was a young teenager when the shooting at Columbine happened and didn't know too much about what happened and why. This book laid out the information in an accessible and engaging way. It could have been written a short time after the incident but the information that has emerged over the years has added to the knowledge base/5(K).

No Easy Answers: The Truth Behind Death at Columbine High School was written by Brooks Brown, friend of both shooters and the boy that Eric Harris told to "Go home" right before the shootings began. Brooks knew Dylan Klebold from early on and this book provides a glimpse at Dylan's life as a child and the young man he was before becoming a killer.

The Columbine shooting on Ap at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, occurred when two teens went on a shooting spree, killing 13 people and wounding more than 20 others. After this look at the Columbine High School shooting, discover the widely misunderstood story of two of the massacre’s victims: Cassie Bernall and Valeen Schnurr.

Then, learn about Brenda Ann Spencer, who shot up a school because she didn’t like : Andrew Lenoir. The acclaimed New York Times bestseller by Sue Klebold, mother of one of the Columbine shooters, about living in the aftermath of Columbine.

On ApEric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes, they would kill twelve students and a teacher and wound twenty-four others before taking their /5(K).

The Columbine Massacre remains the most famous school shooting in history. It goes beyond body counts. It wasn't the first shooting, it wasn't the last, and after Virginia Tech, it isn't the worst. Something about it, though, stands out. It marked an evolution in youth violence - /5(K).

My son, the Columbine high school shooter: ‘a mother is supposed to know’ Emma Brockes Sue Klebold’s son and his friend killed 13 people at Columbine high school.

The Edgar Award-winning book that finally deciphers Columbine. The shooting wasn't about jocks, Goths or Trenchcoat Mafia. Eric Harris Dylan Klebold. Covering Parkland for Vanity Fair. #NeverAgain. Parkland book. 20 years after Columbine, what's changed -- and what hasn't -- for school shootings in America The ApColumbine shooting, which kil shocked the nation.

17 years after Columbine, the mother of one of the killers The Columbine school shooting book tells her story Review of "A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy" by Sue KleboldAuthor: Carlos Lozada.

Columbine is a nonfiction book that chronicles and analyzes the mass shooting at Colorado’s Columbine High School on April 20th, The Shooters, Dylan and Eric Harris are both explained in detail.

Eric is presented as a psychopath and the obvious alpha, while Dylan was depressed, possibly bipolar, and unsure if he wanted to go though with. Melissa Miller, 15, hid behind a truck while seniors Eric Harris and The Columbine school shooting book Klebold sprayed bullets and threw pipe bombs into the parking lot of Columbine High School.

On that tragic afternoon last April, Eric, 18, and Dylan, 17, killed 12 students and a teacher, wounded 23 students, and then killed themselves. Columbine was intended primarily as a school shooting. False. The bombs were intended as the main event. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold were loners, outcasts or Goths.

All false. Christian martyr Cassie Bernall's last act was a gunpoint profession of faith. False. Dave Cullen’s nonfiction book, Columbine (), chronicles the mass shooting at Colorado’s Columbine High School, on Ap The perpetrators of the shooting, Columbine High seniors Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, killed thirteen people—twelve students and one teacher—and injured another two-dozen, before taking their own lives.

At last we know why the Columbine killers did it. to read more about Columbine’s myths—and to abandon the core idea that Columbine was simply a school shooting. a f—in book or. The broad outlines of what happened at Columbine High School in Colorado one decade ago are well known.

On Apjust weeks from graduation, Harris and Klebold murdered one teacher and. However, there is a considerable amount of research on the Columbine High School shooting, as this is typically the benchmark case to which all other school shootings are. On Apin the small, suburban town of Littleton, Colorado, two high-school seniors, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris, launched an all-out assault on Columbine High School during the middle of the school day.

The boys' plan was to kill hundreds of their : Jennifer Rosenberg. Part of the reason why there has not been another Columbine is that the police, school administrators, parents, and children learned the four most important lessons of Columbine (in some cases, a.

E-BOOK EXCERPT. This title examines an important historic event _ the shootings at Columbine High School in Jefferson County, Colorado. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the two gunmen, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, details of the shootings, the names of those injured and killed, the influence of the video game Doom and the movie Natural Born Killers on the.

Sue Klebold is the mother of Dylan Klebold, one of the two shooters who committed the Columbine High School massacre, murdering 12 students and 1 teacher. Almost none of that happened,” writes Cullen, a Denver-based journalist who has spent the past ten years investigating the attack.

In fact, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold conceived of their act not as a targeted school shooting but as an elaborate three-part act of. Columbine survivors and community members gather during faith-based service 20 years after shooting Columbine shooting survivors, families reflect on life 20 years later.

Dave Cullen is a journalist and author who has contributed to Slate, Salon, and the New York is considered the nation's foremost authority on the Columbine killers, and has also written extensively on Evangelical Christians, gays /5(). David Hogg has signed his first book deal. The Parkland shooting survivor-turned-gun activist will be partnering up with Random House for a June 5 release.

He will be. Debunking the myths of Columbine, 10 years later. Cullen's book,"Columbine," was released this month -- just in time for today's 10th anniversary of. In the days following the shootings at Columbine High School, the news media descended on the school, searching for new angles on the story.

One student, Mike Smith, told reporters he was a point guard for the Columbine basketball team. Reporters asked him about the shooters, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris. After Columbine, Dave Cullen swore he would never write about a mass shooting again.

But over the next 20 years, he realised that he and other journalists had a duty to destroy the deadly myths. Sue Klebold spoke to ABC News’ Diane Sawyer on Friday about the Apshooting at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., in which her son, Dylan Klebold, and his classmate, Eric.

Dave Cullen: The Lessons Of Columbine Ten years ago today, news started trickling out of Colorado about a shooting at a high school called Columbine. It didn't take long for the news media to. Decorated investigative journalist Dave Cullen researched the Columbine shooting for ten years in order to compose a highly-detailed, exquisitely-researched tome which toggles back and forth between the years leading up to the shooting and the months that followed it.

Not a typical sensational true crime book. This book lays out in detail everything pertinent that happened in the leadup, during and after the Columbine school shooting. The peek into Eric Harris' and Dylan Klebold's lives is fascinating stuff. This leaves you with a very different view of the incident than what was reported at the time/5(K).

Rage is a book published by King in under the pseudonym Richard Bachman. It tells the story of a student who undergoes a school shooting and kills his algebra teacher. The book has been linked with four specific shooting events, including the Frontier massacre.

For this reason, Stephen King insisted that the book be taken out of print. Columbine, Bullying, and the Mind of Eric Harris discussion in the media regarding the role of bullying in school shootings, particularly at Columbine.

Though I addressed this issue in my book. Columbine High School shootings, massacre that occurred on Apat Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, leaving 15 dead, including the two students responsible for the attack. It was one of the deadliest school shooting incidents in.

The Influence of Columbine (poster format) This large-format poster shows all attacks influenced by Columbine, arranged in a timeline format, with attack details and lines of influence. The Influence of Columbine (tabloid format) This byinch version of the diagram features a compact representation of the lines of influence between.

The Secrets of Columbine. A decade after the shootings, journalist Dave Cullen has written the definitive account of the high-school massacre—and explodes some long-held myths. Get this from a library. Columbine. [Dave Cullen] -- On Aptwo boys left an indelible stamp on the American psyche.

Their goal was simple: to blow up their school and to leave 'a lasting impression on the world.' Their bombs failed, but. Not a typical sensational true crime book. This book lays out in detail everything pertinent that happened in the leadup, during and after the Columbine school shooting.

The peek into Eric Harris' and Dylan Klebold's lives is fascinating stuff. This leaves you with a very different view of the incident than what was reported at the time/5(K).

'Columbine effect': Alarm is rising over copycats A year-old Waseca High junior told police he planned to set off bombs and go on a shooting spree at his school. the author of the book. The Columbine Shooting Conspiracy.

February 4, In what this reporter feels is some of the most bizarre, disturbing, inexplicable and chilling news yet about the Columbine High School shooting incident is news that a large NATO truck — possible more than one — and obviously at least some NATO troops, were reportedly present at.The Columbine shooting on Ap took place in Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado and was described as one of the worst mass shootings in the U.S history and the deadliest incident of school violence.

The perpetrators were two students who attended Columbine High School: Eric Harris,18, and Dylan Klebold,