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2006-04-17 07:09:21

By Mark Egan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sebastian Junger's new book begins with a family album snapshot of the best-selling author of "The Perfect Storm" sitting on his mother's lap as a baby. In the background are two workers posing with them after renovating the family home. One of them is a handsome young man who became known as the Boston Strangler. The image prompted Junger to write "A Death in Belmont." "I decided to find out more," Junger said in an interview about his book, which...


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baudekin
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'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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