Every Hill a Burial Place: The Peace Corps Murder Trial in East Africa (Hardcover)

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On March 28, 1966, Peace Corps personnel in Tanzania received word that volunteer Peppy Kinsey had fallen to her death while rock climbing during a picnic. Local authorities arrested Kinsey's husband, Bill, and charged him with murder as witnesses came forward claiming to have seen the pair engaged in a struggle. The incident had the potential to be disastrous for both the Peace Corps and the newly independent nation of Tanzania. Because of the high stakes surrounding the trial, questions rem.

About the Author


Peter H. Reid, retired founding director of the Community Law Clinic at Stanford Law School, previously served for more than thirty years as executive director of the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County. He lives in Olympia, Washington, and Santa Cruz, California, with his wife Barbara.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780813179988
ISBN-10: 081317998X
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: September 1st, 2020
Pages: 332
Language: English