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Citizen Jane
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The true story of Jane Alexander, who spent 13 years tracking down and putting away the man who murdered her 88-year old aunt, and then went on to help solve 20 murders, igniting a national victim's rights movement.
An Unjust Hanging
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
One winter's evening in 1821, stung by his girlfriend Eliza's rejection, 17-year-old John Horwood picked up a stone and flung it at her. That thoughtless act of fury cost both those young people their lives. This is the grotesque and shocking true story of John Horwood, who was sent to the gallows by folly, ignorance and a doctor's selfish cruelty...
What is Fraud: Can You Think Like a Bad Guy?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Identity theft
When it comes to fraud and money laundering, can you think like a bad guy? The truth is, we all can. However, many of us do not realize this fact. More importantly, most of us possess a high level of personal integrity that precludes us from considering the temptation of accepting the opportunity to commit fraud. What is fraud? Who are the perpetrators?
The Arsenic Affair: The True Crime of Belle Wardlow and Harry Cowdry
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When farmer Lorel Wardlow died from an acute case of quinsy, the country doctor who took care of him signed off on the death certificate without an autopsy. The little town of Kyle was soon buzzing with gossip about his widow and her behavior with the farmhand Harry Cowdry, who helped take care of his boss in his last days. When the coroner got wind of the scandal, he started the investigation.
Aum Shinrikyo - Japan’s Unholy Sect
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
On the 26th of March 1995, sarin gas was released in a Tokyo subway station crammed with morning rush hour commuters and all hell broke loose.
Confessions of an Identity Thief
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Identity theft
A young life altered by the association of new "friends" led him to drugs, which soon became the the world of crime, deceit and lonliness to support it. Ryan's life became an emotional rollercoaster ranging from exhilaration to uncontrollable fear. In this world, its players think they have control, but it is what they don't know that gets them.
The War was Easy { or how Coke a Cola became popular }
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,050. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
A book on war love and sadness,and how growing in Belfast during the troubles effected live and love in a revolutionary movement,and how moving to England changed lifes outlook.Lots of material never before put into the public domain.
FBI Forensic DNA Analysis and Database: CODIS, National DNA Index System, Federal DNA Database Unit (FDDU), Familial Search, Quality Assurance, National DNA Index System (NDIS) Procedures
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This essential guide to FBI forensic DNA analysis and database management reproduces important guides and manuals, including the National DNA Index System (NDIS) Operational Procedures Manual, FBI Quality Assurance Standards Audit for Forensic DNA Testing Laboratories and Federal DNA Database Unit DNA Buccal Collection Kit Training and Procedures.
The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Beth (Elizabeth Short), posthumously known as The Black Dahlia, was the victim of one of the most notorious unsolved crimes of the 20th century. Believing that she was unjustly portrayed in books and movies, her friend, Juanita Spinos describes her in The Soul of Beth as a strikingly beautiful, dignified, compassionate, and caring friend to be cherished and honored forever.
Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders The Classic Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2013 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
During the Great Depression in 1930's America there were two "trials of the century" that captured the attention of the world: the Lindbergh baby murder trial, and the Winnie Ruth Judd "Trunk Murders" trial. This e-book edition marks the 41st anniversary of release of the original Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders, the first book published about the sensational Judd murder and sanity trials.
True Murder Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is definitely a must read if you like a real mystery crime book. The book has many stories that you haven't heard about and it is very detailed about the things that went on during these killings, and about the process of trying to find out who the killer was.You can read about serial killers, some psycho ones and learn about interesting facts like - are DNA tests so perfect?
Esquema Ponzi: como tirar dinheiro dos incautos
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Series: Riscografia. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
O negócio de investimento em criação de avestruzes (Avestruz Master) e os fundos de investimento de Bernard Madoff são exemplos de um tipo de fraude denominada Esquema Ponzi. Em 1920, nos Estados Unidos, Charles Ponzi afirmava poder arbitrar entre taxas de câmbio e instrumentos postais, com um retorno de 400% por operação. As filas de interessados no investimento cresciam. Ponzi ficou milionário.
Robo de Identidad Estafas y Soluciones Una guía que le ayudará a proteger su identidad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Identity theft
Comprender la explosión delictual del siglo: este es el horror que representa robo de identidad. Le ofrecemos soluciones de experto para proteger su identidad y educarse antes de que le ocurra a usted.
Active Shooters: Is Law Enforcement Ready for a Mumbai Style Attack? Columbine Massacre, Klebold and Harris, Virginia Polytechnic, Gabrielle Giffords, Aurora Colorado, Beslan Massacre
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Topics and subjects covered include: The Columbine massacre, Klebold and Harris, multiple active shooters, the Beslan school massacre, the Mumbai terrorist attack, North Hollywood bank robbery and shootout, the Virginia Polytechnic shooting, the Gabrielle Giffords shooting, the Aurora Colorado shooting, Seung-Hui Cho, Jared Lee Loughner, James Holmes, Taj Mahal Palace hotel.
Black America Will There Be Justice For Trayvon Martin?
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On a rainy night in a little town, Sanford, Florida, a shot rang out that would soon be heard all over the world, and a young, black, teenage boy lay dead on the wet grass. His name was Trayvon Martin. He was only 17 years old. Come with me as we delve into this tragic shooting, and together we will look at the facts, rumors and speculation to find out if there will be justice for Trayvon Martin.
Ted Bundy, Serial Killer: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Ted Bundy--handsome, charming, & articulate--lured victims to their deaths with tricks such as crutches or a fake cast on his arm. He confessed to murdering 30 young women in 7 states between 1974 & 1978, but his true number of victims is unknown. How could such a handsome & intelligent man be such a monster? This book is approx 5000 words--perfect for reading on a tablet, smart phone, or ereader!
Jeffrey Dahmer, the Killer Cannibal: 100 Questions & Answers about the Case
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Murderer Jeffrey Dahmer kept a head in his fridge, hands & genitals in cooking pots, & body parts in his freezer. He also tried to create zombies for sex slaves. Dahmer came from a good family, had been to college, and was liked by neighbors, who called him “the nice, quiet, good-looking white guy”—even though a foul smell came from his apartment. How did such a man become a cannibal & a murderer?
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.
Mafia Messiah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Mafia Messiah chronicles the life of a baby boomer with a made man for grandfather. The book has been hailed as "The Wonder Years" meets "The Godfather".
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?