In the World of Jack the Ripper
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He is one of the most notorious murderers in history. But, after more than a century, what do we really know about the unidentified man known only as Jack the Ripper? in this chilling program, go beyond the myth and the mystery, and journey into the world of the nineteenth-century serial killer who first brought widespread attention to the dark underbelly of the London's East End. By introducing you to the experts and leading you through the gloomy vice-filled landscape of the infamous Whitechapel district, History re-examines some of the most talked about crimes of all time. Walk the streets where Jack once stalked, visit the pubs and brothels that his victims frequented, and survey the places where he may have made his fateful escape. Featuring an insightful investigation into Victorian society, expert interviews, and high-tech computer graphics, in the World of Jack the Ripper recreates life as seen through the eyes of one of the world's most ill-famed and bloodthirsty criminals.