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Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum & Smart Contracts
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The origins and history of Bitcoin to the present day, the other cryptocurrencies it spawned including Ethereum, the ICO craze and the 2017 crypto bubble, and the attempts to apply blockchains and smart contracts to business. Plus a case study on blockchains in the music industry. Bitcoin and blockchains are not a technology story, but a psychology story.
There Goes the Neighborhood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,070. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
San Carlos was is an inland bedroom community. Ocean Beach was the bohemian jewel of San Diego. What tied these two communities together was not just beautiful weather. A war between gangs of outlaw bikers, the rampant abuse of drugs, serial killers, and suicide turned what might have been an idyllic existence into a dreadful one.
Chinese Intelligence Operations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This book is by far the best ever published on the subject. The author makes extensive use of primary and secondary sources including active Chinese Intelligence officers, internal Chinese documents, and publications. His approach is clearly analytical with no unsupported opinions. This work is the only one of its kind. It remains a "bible" in the Intelligence Community.
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 by Charlie Hedo. 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.
From Privilege to Prison
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,160. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Borderline Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
A bubbly, outgoing young woman spirals out of control in a habitual cycle of addiction and alcoholism, indulging in immoral and criminal behaviors. Amy Wickes-Passmore pays a hefty price: a six month prison sentence that continues for almost 4 years, at times alongside of inmates serving life sentences.
The Murder of Meagan McFarlin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When the detective from Louisiana called Denise McFarlin, she knew it wasn't good. She had not heard from her daughter Meagan in a month. The body of a white female had been found beside Highway 80 in Greenwood, Louisiana. She had been beaten and stabbed to death. The woman matched Meagan's description, and worse, she was wearing Meagan's high school class ring, but just one day later...
The Las Vegas Chronicles: The Inside Story of Sin City, Celebrities, Special Players and Fascinating Casino Owners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,510. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Las Vegas Chronicles assembles the true stories of the city's most conniving mobsters and how they ran Sin City during its heyday. Pairing McLean's personal experience working in Las Vegas with his vivid investigative style of writing, this beautifully illustrated book gives you a unique look into the history of this extraordinary city.
Girl in the Grave and Other True Crime Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,880. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Engrossed by the short lives of innocent victims, Stowers uses The Girl in the Grave … and Other True Crime Stories to tell the tales of devastated parents dealing with evil forces and unanswered questions that invaded their once normal lives, and the effect on the law enforcement officers duty-bound to involve themselves in such evil and troubling situations, investigating and seeking justice.
The Red Grove Social Club A Yonkers, New York Genovese Extortion Ring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Red Grove Social Club is infamous in the annals of Yonkers, New York business history. Closed within weeks of its 1969 opening, the establishment nevertheless had reverberations over time. The management of the Red Grove appealed in court and went so far as to set a portion of its interior afire. Red Grove President John Tortora was convicted on 16 counts of loan sharking.
Law Makers & Enforcers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Fascinating facts about British Law Makers & Enforcers and true, graphic stories and case notes from Jerome Caminada - one of the great Victorian detectives, whose work was reviewed by sir Arthur Conan Doyle during the creation of his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes stories. Also includes the work of 'Dynamiters' and 'Foreign Agistators,' who terrorised England causing mayhem and disorder
Malignant Narcissist Mother: The true story of criminal sexual exploitation that continues to this day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The true story of how a malignant narcissistic mother perverted and masked her evil for decades in full view of everyone while she abused her own family sexually, psychologically, and emotionally.There were no boundaries she would not break to prostituting children,incest, and more. A true mommy dearest story that is continuing to this day.This is how she did it and got away with it all.
Framed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,960. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
With the suspense of a detective novel, FRAMED shares victim-author Tim Schoonard’s incredible true story; chronicling the events surrounding his 2010 arrest and criminal prosecution in Keweenaw County, after he was framed for extortion by Ukrainian Catholic Church officials in what was revealed to be an elaborate attempt to cover up misconduct complaints against one of their clergy.
The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh - Book One: Finding the Killer
Series: Harris True Crime Collection ยท The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,800. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Book One: Did Jeffrey Dahmer kidnap Adam Walsh? Seven police witnesses say they saw him at the mall with or near Adam. Book Two: Finding The Victim. The files of the medical examiner and police are mysteriously missing the evidence, documentation, and the autopsy report that would prove in court that the child is Adam. Why? That is never supposed to happen. Is it possible the child is not Adam?
The Confession of Captain Hyde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In the far north waters of the Bering Sea, Captain Hyde chased his gear into the ice pack. Foolishly believing he had reached a patch of open water, he continued north. On the brink of death, not by drowning or exposure, but by starvation, Captain Hyde shared his secret. In 1929, a trial started that would captivate an entire town. The State of Oklahoma vs. Frances Clifford Hyde.
Real Life Evil - A True Crime Quickie (Book One)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Many serial murders go unsolved, others take decades to unravel but one thing is certain...serial killers walk among us—hiding in plain sight. Real Life Evil is a compelling collection of two true crime short stories: Jack Unterweger and the unsolved Giglo Beach murders.
The Mystery Professor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Peter H Pearse, Professor of Economics at Millersville University Pennsylvania was arrested on 21 March 1983 and charged with false identity. The subsequent investigation discovered that this was not his real name and he taught different subjects in at least five other Universities and had over 34 identities. This is a true story of how his deception was uncovered and his true identity revealed.
The Spy Within: Larry Chin and China's Penetration of the CIA
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » History » North America
Written with a novelist’s panache, this is the true story of the Chinese spy who penetrated the CIA, and for 30 years revealed America’s intelligence secrets to his masters in Beijing. Larry Chin, the CIA’s top Chinese linguist, was China’s top spy. “A successful cloak-and-dagger reenactment of the FBI sting that exposed a Chinese-American double agent in 1985, “ said Kirkus.
Undercover Agent; How One Honest Man Took on the Drug Mob...And Then the Mounties
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
It was North America’s biggest drug bust, worth $238 million. The man behind it was a small-town businessman who fooled the Miami drug barons who were setting up a pipeline into Canada. Leonard Mitchell worked undercover for the RCMP for 19 months because “it was the right thing to do.” He was successful but it earned him a lifetime run from the mob and he also had to take on the Mounties.