The Sixteenth Rail

The Evidence, the Scientist, and the Lindbergh Kidnapping

By Adam Schrager
(Fulcrum Publishing, Paperback, 9781555917166, 256pp.)

Publication Date: July 2013

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The Sherlock Holmes-like forensic scientist helped convict Bruno Hauptmann for the murder of Charles Lindbergh, Jr.

About the Author

Adam J. Schrager covers politics for Wisconsin Public Television. In twenty years in the business, he has won numerous broadcast journalism accolades, including more than fifteen Emmy Awards. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University, where he won the Harrington Award, the Medill School of Journalism’s highest honor. Schrager, his wife, and their two children live in Madison, Wisconsin.

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