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Soho Crime Boss
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,730. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Gold heists, protection, gambling, and nightclubs. Violence and gang warfare came naturally to Comer. This was the side of Comer that everyone saw, but he was also a family man who would lay his life down for them. Comer made many enemies, from Darby Sabini and the 1930s racecourse gangs to the Messina Brothers who ran the sex trade. But it was the Krays who Comer had most to fear from.
Nine Eleven (Five minutes to Midnight?)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by TROONATNOOR Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This book explains what 911 really means. What happened. Who did what when. And why. It then places 911 in the context of the New World Order, Zionism, Central Banking, and the 'shadow government' that has been playing us all for fools for so long. This is probably your best chance at understanding what is going on. This is probably your last chance to change the course of events.
Raymond Patriarca New England Mafioso Early Years 1935-1941
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
My e-book looks at the embarrassment of Massachusetts executives who granted Raymond Patriarca a pardon in December 1938. The gangster had served barely 90 days of a 3-5 year sentence when he was pardoned by Governor Francis Hurley. Governor Saltonstall, who succeeded Hurley, put together an investigative committee to address this mistake. My e-book is a combo of crime and gubernatorial mistakes.
Dutch Schultz's Harlem Lottery Racket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
The Harlem lottery was a money making affair. It operated in poor neighborhoods and required bettors to match 3 numbers that were chosen at random. Schultz paid off a Tammany Hall assemblyman to protect lottery headquarters from police raids. When police meandered too close they were reassigned to other locations. My book looks at its operation and how it thrived even after Schultz was murdered.
Joe Profaci Jukebox Rackets And Loan Sharking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor
Joe Profaci died a natural death in 1962 of cancer. By 1950 he was a wealthy man with homes in Brooklyn and New Jersey. He headed a number of so called legitimate businesses in addition to his involvement in racketeering and loaning money at usurious rates. As my ebook explains the failure of Congress to pass a bill enabled gangsters in America to delay deportation by the justice dept. officials.
The Murder of Albert Anastasia October 25, 1957 Park Sheraton Hotel New York City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Albert Anastasia was a crime figure known as the High Overlord of Murder Inc., a crime syndicate that ruled New York's underworld. His brutal murder raised questions about which rival wanted Anastasia dead the most. Vito Genovese, Carlo Gambino, and Santos Trafficante Jr. were among the key suspects. Readers can decide which man was the most insecure about Anastasia encroaching on his territory.
Kill the Dutchman! The Story of Dutch Schultz
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Birdye's Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The true story of the gangland execution in 1935 of Dutch Schultz, the Beer Baron of the Bronx and king of Harlem's numbers racket. The author shows how the roots of the crime ran from the Lower East side to Park Avenue penthouses and ultimately to City Hall itself. “One of the essential reads on the larger subject of the Prohibition era and its criminal legacy." - T.J. English
Joey Maxim Versus Floyd Patterson June 7, 1954
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Joey Maxim's bout with Floyd Patterson pitted an aging fighter against an up and comer who would eventually become Heavyweight Champion of the World. The fight went the distance and both fighters performed admirably. However, there was a distinct disparity as to who won between sportswriters and fans and the two judges and the ring referee. I have written my e-book using old newspapers and books.
The First Mafioso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
His story has never been completely told, despite that he became known worldwide in the late 1880s when the FBI dubbed him "the first Mafioso" to emigrate from Sicily to America. The truth as to whether “Panama Joe” and Serafina became an Italian "Bonnie and Clyde" makes their story all the more compelling and reveals the greatest love story "never told."
The Waccy Baccy Boat (Clean)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,570. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Phil Berriman’s true account of his terrifying attempt to smuggle the biggest haul of cannabis ever into the UK. Trapped in a twilight world between evil gangsters and bent coppers, he had nowhere to turn and no one to trust. The lives of his children were under threat. He had no choice but to sail close to the wind… and in the end, sail far too close!
The Waccy Baccy Boat
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
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Phil Berriman’s true account of his terrifying attempt to smuggle the biggest haul of cannabis ever into the UK. Trapped in a twilight world between evil gangsters and bent coppers, he had nowhere to turn and no one to trust. The lives of his children were under threat. He had no choice but to sail close to the wind… and in the end, sail far too close! Contains explicit language.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Charles Lucky Luciano and Vito Genovese The Mafia Murder of Giuseppe Masseria Coney Island, New York April 15, 1931
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Giuseppe Masseria was involved in gambling, bootlegging, and also the food industry racket. Newspapers from the 1930s wrote that his power rivaled that of Al Capone, who he may have worked with or for. It is interesting that Masseria was lured from his base in Harlem to his death some distance away in Coney Island. It was a savage time in the history of organized crime, the beginning of the 1930s.
Waxey Gordon In 1933 Beer Rackets And Tax Evasion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
Owney Madden Irish Beer Racketeer Of Prohibition Era New York City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
By his own count Owney Madden was jailed 140 times. He was imprisoned for the murder of rival gangster Patsy Doyle in 1914. One time Owney was freed from Sing Sing Prison on a writ of habeas corpus. He returned voluntarily after it was discovered that he was leading the high life at Florida's Hialeah Park instead of working at a laundry in Brooklyn under the supervision of a parole officer.
The Way To The Green Card
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A story of an innocent woman on holiday pursued by a wolf in sheep's clothing. A sad but true story that needs to be heard, it is written for men and women as they have to be informed and protected from such fraud. The deeper question that begs an answer is how desperate are these people that create such crimes against innocent unsuspecting people...Their fellow human beings?
Operation Dolby
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
As a young detective constable, Constantine Buller was appalled by the corruption and the callous games some of his colleagues liked to play on unsuspecting members of the public, so he left the Force. But the bent coppers he had snubbed had long memories. A few years later they set him up by fabricating evidence for a crime he did not commit.
Youth Gang Programs and Strategies - Prevention, Early Childhood, Community Organization, Crisis Intervention, Violence Reduction, Strategy for Violent Juvenile Offenders, Summits and Truces, Police
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The growth of youth gang violence and the proliferation of youth gangs into smaller cities and rural areas in recent years have focused public attention on the youth gang problem and made it an increasingly significant social policy issue.
Responding to Gangs: Evaluation and Research - Evolution of Street Gangs, Young Women in Street Gangs, Homicides, GREAT Program, State Legislation and Gang Prosecution Units
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,470. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This collection of papers presents a representative selection of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) portfolio of gang-related research. The genesis was the upsurge in gang crime beginning in the mid-1980s, which prompted NIJ to expand research in this area.
The Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States - Populations, Cities, Counties, Drugs, Immigration, Trends, Government Policies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The last quarter of the 20th century was marked by significant growth in youth gang problems across the United States. In the 1970's, less than half the States reported youth gang problems, but by the late 1990's, every State and the District of Columbia reported youth gang activity.