Books tagged: bribery

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Little Girl Gone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,140. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
First novel or twenty-first novel, Little Girl Gone is among the best thrillers I have ever read. It is a terrifying tale of redemption, sure to be a major motion picture if the right person finds it. Do not miss this one! Beth Donahue Fiction Reviewer for Nothing Binding and Writers for Readers
Elusive Wisdom
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
San Francisco lawyer DD O’Neil pursues justice when the jury forewoman in a trial he lost turns up murdered, leaving behind canceled checks and a photograph that point to insurance fraud and jury tampering. While suspects are murdered one by one, DD, with cohorts Joe Cleary and Rick Esquivel and the help and distraction of a brilliant, beautiful woman, untangles the twists and turns of the case.
Face Off Against A Tycoon
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,650. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
This is a true to life story…an epic battle between David and Goliath in the modern era….the first and only book on Corporate Whistleblowing in the Phils. today. At the prime of his banking career, he was “eyes and ears” of a highly powerful tycoon, Lucio Tan, who is currently the world’s 512th billionaire and 2nd richest in the country. He uncovered a multi-bi
Panorama Beach Mysteries: The Best Devil Money Can Buy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In 1967 Panorama Beach, is awash with dirty money: Developer money, drug money, vice money, and green Deputy Tommy “Mustang” Sawtell might just be the last untouched lawman in north Florida. But Mustang will be tested as he investigates his first suspicious death, a “floater” found in a pond under the Sky Bucket ride, from which the Deputy believes he fell, jumped – or was thrown.
The 1937 San Francisco Police Graft Report by Edwin Atherton
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Price: Free! Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Here the infamous Atherton Report on police graft in 1937 San Francisco, published for the first time since it's disappearance from the County Clerk's office in 1939. Current copy has typos fixed.
Seventh Crisis
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Seventh Crisis depicts crimes that caused President Nixon to resign and which jailed thirty of his aides, including his Attorney General. You will witness a million dollars in payoffs, Howard Hunt's successful blackmailing of the White House, Nixon's okaying bribes and other crimes committed by the White House.... You will feel the heat of Watergate in only 200 pages, in one drama-filled evening.
Mad Men and Martyrs
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,820. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
John Barnes, Chief of Security at a nuclear weapons facility and his wife live for pleasure, until their kids come along. In the aftermath of an ugly divorce, he centers his whole life around his kids. Then the terrorists, led by the most secretive heartless one of all, known only as The Well, impact John’s life and safety.
Last Bridge To Nowhere - fbi confidential source account of Alaska's political corruption scandal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The FBI just wrapped up one of the biggest cases of political corruption in U.S. history. At issue was the high stakes game of developing an Alaska gas pipeline and toxic slick of corrupton that coated the process. Wired, the author embarks on an incredible journey into the undercover world of FBI surveillance and the corroding influence of special interest, money and power politics.
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
The GILDED CAGE
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,880. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Marcus seeks freedom – but is it possible? A beautiful foreign woman, a dazzling island city beckons and a corrupt homeland is unwilling to embrace change. Set in an alternate universe similar in many ways to our own, The Gilded Cage is a cross-cultural love story that compares the variations with that true constant in human affairs.