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Чертоги тьмы
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: Russian. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Но в последние годы стали пропадать юноши и девушки двадцати – двадцати четырёх лет. Из нормальных семей, из некриминальных районов. Уехала в магазин и не вернулась, ушел с друзьями купаться - отошел в кусты и пропал…. Никто из них не пил и не курил. Многие занимались спортом. И они пропадали бесследно, причем - это были люди всех национальностей…. Никто и никогда не требовал за них выкуп.
Tampa, Florida Italian and Cuban Mafia Gambling and Political Corruption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Salvatore Red Italiano headed a Italian mafia outfit that centered around Bolita, a Cuban lottery game played with 100 balls. It became a lucrative racket for Tampa organized crime. Italiano's men worked with a corrupt Hillsborough County sheriff who enriched himself and distributed the large profits among city, county and state agents. The crisis was exposed in 1951 by a U.S. Senate inquiry.
Little Augie Orgen And Jack Legs Diamond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Little Augie Orgen has been described as a transient East Side gang leader. After Augie's death Legs Diamond moved on the beer racket and ran into conflict with Dutch Schultz among other rivals. The garment industry, once controlled by Orgen and his enemy, Curley Holtz, was later dominated by Louis Lepke Buchalter and Jacob Gurrah Shapiro. It was a lucrative racket, earning $400-$1,000 per month.
Smugglers - The Complex Web of the Drug, Blood Diamond, Human Organ, Ivory and Cigarette Underworlds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Caribbean pirates and European smugglers of the18th-century have managed to make a good name for themselves in the history books. To dress up as a pirate is every child’s – and a lot of adults’ – dream, and stories of rum-running across the high seas, and tunnels stored with kegs of liquor that were distributed amongst the local villagers has put a rose-tinted, idealistic spin on what was.
Guy Banister, the FBI, New Orleans and the JFK Assassination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
W. Guy Banister's right wing affiliations began during his rural Louisiana background. He worked with the conservative American Legion as well as the John Birch Society and other extremist groups. Banister ascended to the upper reaches of the FBI during the era of fighting gangsters in the early 1930s. My book looks at Banister's life closely. I believe he was at the center of a plot to kill JFK.
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
De oorspronkelijke bewoners van de wijk Negenmanneke in Sint-Pieters-Leeuw wantrouwden de omgeving van het Rattendaalkasteel. Daar streken begin vorige eeuw rare mannen in woonwagens neer. Jaren later zou een inwoner van het 'Rattenkwartier' opgepakt worden in het onderzoek naar de Slachter van Bergen. Enkele van zijn buren en familieleden zijn hoofdverdachten in de zaak Bende van Nijvel.
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.
Dutch Schultz German Jewish-American Mobster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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
ESPOSITO - The Notorious Man from Sicily
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
It is said there are three sides to every story. But to discover the true story of the “real” Joe Esposito, a man of many sides with many names, we meet Serafina -- the strikingly beautiful Sicilian woman for whom Joe endeavored to “walk the line.” The truth as to whether Joe and Serafina were an Italian “Bonnie and Clyde” is perhaps 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.
Irving Waxey Gordon Wexler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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: $9.99 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.

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