text Who killed Jane Stanford? : a gilded age tale of murder, deceit, spirits and the birth of a university
- "A premier historian penetrates the fog of corruption and cover-up still surrounding the murder of a Stanford University founder to establish who did it, how, and why. In 1885 Jane and Leland Stanford cofounded a university to honor their recently... Read more
Poland Spring Water -- Founding a university -- Quarrels -- A system of absolutism -- Travels toward a poisoning -- Death comes for Mrs. Stanford -- The investigation begins -- The investigation -- The cover-up -- Jane Stanford comes home -- Who killed her?
- xviii, 362 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
- W.W. Norton & Company 2022