Motive For Murder: The Bombs, The Mormons and the Salamander
Place Published: Salt Lake City
Publisher: Privately printed
Date Published: 2005
Edition: Second edition
Condition: As NEW
Book Id: 8098
(Mark Hofmann)201pp. Twenty years ago, the bombs went off in Salt Lake City, leaving two innocent people dead and uncovering years of fraud and forgeries leading to those murders, all caused by Mormon forger. bomber, and murderer, Mark Hofmann. As a forensics document examiner for the Salt Lake City Police Department, author Throckmorton was intimately involved in the Hofmann affair, and discovered the secret of Mark Hofmann's ink in his forgeries which led to Hofmann's unmasking as the forger of controversial Mormon historical documents as well as many American historical and literary documents, including Daniel Boone, Jim Bridger, Jack London, Herman Melville and many others. After twenty years, he has finally broken his silence and written about one of the most infamous and chilling episodes in the annals of forgery. With a special 20 page supplement, analyzing many of the most infamous forgeries in detail, with reproductions of those forgeries. George Throckmorton's long-awaited account of the Hofmann affair.