A Family Cursed: The Kissell Dynasty, a Gilded Fortune and Two Brutal Murders (Paperback)
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Short Description for A Family Cursed McMurray delivers this account of the lives--and deaths--of brothers Robert and Andrew Kissell. In 2003, Robert was murdered in Hong Kong and his wife Nancy was convicted of the crime. In 2005, Andrew, estranged from his family and facing federal charges of real estate fraud, was found stabbed to death in his Connecticut home. photos. Original.
- Published: 01 January 2008
- Format: Paperback 260 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780312942014 ISBN 10: 031294201X
- Sales rank: 341,763
Full description for A Family Cursed
As boys, Robert and Andrew Kissel competed and excelled. As men, they made millions--Robert in the Asian markets and Andrew in real estate. But a darkness was chasing the brothers down. In November 2003, Robert was murdered in his posh Hong Kong apartment. Two-and-a-half years later, Andrew was found stabbed to death in his Greenwich Connecticut mansion. Nancy Kissel was charged with murdering her husband Robert, after serving him a milkshake laced with sedatives and then beating him to death with a blunt object. But what happened to Andrew? His marriage was failing, and he faced prison for real estate fraud. Was his death a murder--or suicide? This riveting true story follows the different paths the Kissel brothers took toward the same fate and became