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Sonny Liston 1958-1959
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Sonny Liston's background is murky and shady. An ex-con he left prison and fought as an amateur. In 1953 he turned pro. Curiously he hardly fought for 21 months. In early '58 Liston's quick rise among heavyweights began. Mobsters Blinky Palermo and Frankie Carbo entered his life . Were they his true managers and how much influence did they have on him? My book looks at these perplexing issues.
Sangue e coca
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
L’ascesa dei cartelli criminali e la guerra della droga in Messico.
Was Jean Spangler Murdered By The Mafia?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
Jean Spangler associated with gamblers who frequented Las Vegas and Palm Springs. Her mob acquaintances worked for gangster Mickey Cohen who ran a haberdashery on the Sunset Strip. Actor Kirk Douglas was a young movie star when Spangler disappeared in October 1949. My book looks at the still missing persons case of a Hollywood television and film actress who was just starting her career.
There and Back on Time
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Zuby went to Europe in search of greener pastures. But when he met Jennifer, A Nigerian teenage prostitute in Lisbon, he turned into a one-man rescue team. He fought numerous human traffickers and pimps and nearly got killed but he succeeded in rescuing numerous girls . Pure troubles of immigrants in Europe.
Shadows of Chicago: The True Story of Three Men and the Crimes that Shocked America
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Imagine an America where crime flourishes unabated, where fires burn out of control, and where sports are controlled by the gambler’s dime. This is not historical fiction; this is fascinating nonfiction at its best. With distinctive Chicago flair, Matthew Drew tells the incredible true story of three childhood friends.
Deadly Dance: The Chippendales Murders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Kerrera House Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Sex, Money and Murder: the fascinating story of the rise and fall of Steve Banerjee, founder and owner of the Chippendales exotic male dance troupe. In the post-pill, pre-AIDS, sex-filled LA club scene of the 1980s, celebrities, desperate housewives and wild bachelorettes converged on one place: Chippendales—and behind it all was arson, the Mob and murder.
A Gun in My Gucci: Two Outsiders Take Down the Chicago Mob.
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A Gun in My Gucci is a true story of two “outsiders” who helped bring down the Chicago Mob — the middle-aged mobster Ken “Tokyo Joe” Eto, and a determined young FBI woman, Elaine Corbitt Smith. Smith’s story exposes her tough climb up the ladder of acceptance and ultimate success as she broke into the macho, male-dominated criminal justice system, and helped take down the Chicago Outfit.
A Lion's Despair Alex Karras And NFL Gambling
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Not since the 1946 NFL Championship game had two NFL players been caught up in betting on professional football games. Two New York Giants' players had been banished for their failure to report being approached by gamblers prior to the '46 title game. In 1963 an NFL gambling scandal emerged that was more widespread. It also involved two of the league's elite players, Alex Karras and Paul Hornung.
The Evolution of Los Zetas in Mexico and Central America: Sadism as an Instrument of Cartel Warfare - Drug and Human Smuggling, Money Laundering, Zeta Activities in the United States
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Los Zetas, which appeared on the scene in the late-1990s, have raised the bar for cruelty among Mexican Mafiosi.
Just the Facts: True Tales of Cops and Criminals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,790. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Fiction is filled with fantastic crimefighters, people who put on the badge and solve every mystery and put every criminal where they belong. But those same sort of people have always existed beyond the page. Real life lawmen who went above and beyond in the pursuit of justice and the law.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
The Family Business
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
The Family Business is the story of Michael Ponzi's return to a Hoboken neighborhood to continue in his father’s profession.
DRUGS ARE JUST FOR MUGS
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
THE BOOK EXPLAINS THE INS AND OUTS OF ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES
The Great Heist - The Story of the Biggest Bank Robbery in History: And Why All the Money Was Returned
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
On a sunny September morning in 1930, six men entered the Lincoln National Bank in Nebraska's capital city armed with revolvers and Thompson submachine guns. In eight minutes they emerged with more than 2.7 million dollars, the largest take of any bank heist in history. This is the story of the search for the bandits, and how all the money was returned.
Con: the psychology of scams, schemes and frauds
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Discover the exact steps con artists tread to get inside your head and heart to rip you off. Without these secrets any con artist is a mere wannabe and not any of the solo or organized cash-cranking swindlers that smile to the bank every single d-a-y! Find out the simple but highly effective way to lead your heart from being deceived by staying above the strings of scams, schemes and frauds.
Spanish Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Through the eyes of Leon Cazador, half-English, half-Spanish private investigator, we experience the human condition in many guises. This collection covers twenty two cases, some insightful, some humorous, and some tragic. The tales evoke tears and laughter, pleasure at the downfall of criminals, and anger at arrogant evil-doers. Leon Cazador fights injustice in all its forms.
Bio of Dominic Noonan: The Gay Gangster Who Ruled the UK
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Kiesha Joseph. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Dominic Noonan led a very controversial life. Coupled with his dark past, you can say that Dominic led a disturbing life altogether. Throughout his most active years as a mobster in the 1980s and the 1990s, Dominic proved to be a loyal and valuable member of the notorious UK Noonan Crime Family.
The Outsiders: Exposing the Secretive World of Ireland's Travellers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Outsiders, first published in 2006, uncovers the secretive world of Irish Travellers where prejudice, crime and a burning loyalty to family, clan and tradition have made the community stand apart. Eamon Dillon investigates Irish Travellers and their worldwide drive to succeed - a hunger that has taken some Traveller gangs into the realms of fraud, bare-knuckle boxing and violent feuds.
Thought Crime
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This book is for those that have interest in energy vampires, jinn, necronomicon sorcerers, archon parasites, AI psycho-machines, soul eaters, soul cannibals, and spiritual tyrants. The author explores the similar natures of these various entities, how they relate to each other, and are central to the meaning of tyranny against the soul. An interview by the Thought Police.
Crime Does Pay -- A True Crime Epic (3 Books In 1)
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Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 415,490. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Crime Does Pay is an unvarnished record of how to avoid the pitfalls of becoming a victim by your crime-ridden employer, corrupt judges, a de facto state and last but not least, your assigned assassins! This shocking true crime and murderous story is a riveting account that exposes . . . All The Dirt! Its the first true crime thriller of its kind, read and live another day!