Table of Contents
   Author's Notep. xi
   Crime
      The Beastp. 3
      The Professorp. 15
      First Killp. 28
      The Institute of Legal Medicinep. 36
      The Vagabondp. 50
      Identityp. 60
      The Oak Woodsp. 72
      The Body Speaksp. 82
      The Crime in BĂ©noncesp. 90
      Never without a Tracep. 98
      In Plain Sightp. 110
      Born Criminalp. 119
      Lourdesp. 133
   Punishment
      The Investigating Magistratep. 141
      The Interviewp. 151
      Professor Lacassagnep. 167
      "A Crime Without Motive?"p. 170
      Turning Pointp. 180
      The Trialp. 190
      Judgmentp. 203
      A Question of Sanityp. 214
   Aftermath
      The Mystery of a Murderer's Brainp. 227
      Postscriptp. 237
   Epilogue: The Violent Brainp. 242
   Acknowledgmentsp. 251
   Notesp. 255
   Bibliographyp. 283
   Indexp. 289