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Advancing Stability and Reconciliation in Guinea-Bissau: Lessons from Africa's First Narco-State - Regional Spillover, Guns, Drugs, Illicit Resources, Trade in Cocaine, Organized Crime, Killings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,950. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book examines the deep problems faced by the African nation of Guinea-Bissau. A string of crises stretching back more than a decade has rendered Guinea-Bissau one of the most fragile states in Africa.
Held Hostage: Analyses of Kidnapping Across Time and Among Jihadist Organizations - Islamic Terrorism, al Qaeda, ISIS, ISIL, Taliban, Boko Haram, Al Nusra, al-Shabaab, Historical Perspective, Pirates
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 127,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides policymakers, practitioners, and academics with data and analysis regarding kidnapping events perpetrated by jihadist groups against Westerners in non-Western countries.
Felt Threatened
Price: Free! Words: 72,580. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Neural networks
A detailed account on the traumatic repercussions from a sophisticated individualised bullying campaign that took place over a 24 day period during May 2011 in Madrid, Spain, and upon the arrival of a Full Flower Moon, an extraordinary camping protestation event happened to interfere with the perpetrator’s psychological intimidation.
10 Redenen Waarom Zweden De Moord Op Olof Palme Niet Oplost
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: Dutch. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Het is "de misdaad van de eeuw" genoemd en de “Europese Kennedy-moord”. Op 28 februari 1986 werd de Zweedse premier Olof Palme doodgeschoten in het centrum van Stockholm. 10 Redenen Waarom Zweden De Moord Op Olof Palme Niet Oplost voert de lezer mee naar de moordplek, verklaart waarom Palme zowel geliefd als gehaat werd, volgt de vaak bizarre sporen en vertelt wie de trekker overhaalde.
The Accidental Gangster: The Krays V The Fewtrells: Battle for Birmingham
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: British English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In the early 1960s, Ronnie and Reggie Kray are the new princes of the London underworld and business is good.
Blood Trails Across Texas: True Crime Stories as Told by the Men Who Lived Them
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
True crime stories that span Texas from the northern Louisiana border to the Gulf Coast, northwest to San Antonio and the Hill Country, then west again to the rugged desert on the Mexican border. Welcome to the harsh and gritty side of life.
Murder of a Mafia Daughter: The Story Behind the Suspicions Robert Durst Murdered Susan Berman & The Life and Tragic Death of Susan Berman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,670. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
From the first reporter to write a book about the relationship between Susan Berman and her accused killer Robert Durst, this is true-life mystery with its roots in the early mob era on the Las Vegas Strip and the subject of Cathy Scott's Murder of a Mafia Daughter. Recently updated, the new edition details Berman's lifelong relationship with Durst.
Il Mistero della Follia
Price: Free! Words: 60,470. Language: Italian. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
I temi trattati nell’eBook sono: Follia, Antefatto, 1 – La stanza delle torture, La Follia, Eziologia, I sistemi di disadattamento, L'interpretazione psicoanalitica, La follia nella storia, La follia nella cultura, Storia. Inoltre viene presentato il Thriller Follia di Arnoldo Golvorthi.
They Are Not Yet Lost: True Cases of Psychic Detecting
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
The authentic cases presented in They Are Not Yet Lost reflect the hard work of genuine psychic detectives and the frustration, heart-rending outcomes, and the joy found by people who do not give up on finding the lost.
Just Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What made a promising university student become a bank robber? How did a world traveler become an internationally wanted criminal? This book is a story of discovery and dreams; of loss and struggle. It will show how the path of crime is not always easy to predict. As the story progresses, a harrowing account of time spent in American prisons is given, where slowly the past unravels.
Bank Notes: The True Story of the Boonie Hat Bandit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,090. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The true crime story of a man in over his head who turns to bank robbery with disastrous results. Shocking examples of overzealous justice officials.
Dirty Darlings
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Catherine Chagra and her two sisters, Cindy and Christa, were the darling daughters of Jimmy Chagra, the biggest pot dealer in the history of the U.S.A., and one of the kingpins of Las Vegas casinos in the 1970's. But after their father was arrested and his hundred-million dollars had disappeared, they were left penniless, at the mercy of a Texas society that vilified them.
Serial Killers on the Interstate
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This unique by-state collection details stories of over 200 of these killers -- over 100 by their known names, and over 100 unsolved cases.
The Silver Age of Hollywood Movies, 1953 - 1963 - Vol I: Marilyn Monroe
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Although in life Marilyn was a sexy movie star who was renowned at her time for her beauty and sexiness, ironically it was in her death that she ensured her immortality, as it became one of the great conspiracy murder-mysteries of all time.
Before History Dies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
At 12:30 p.m. on November 22, 1963, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was assassinated. More than half a century has passed since that fateful moment, yet so many questions remain unanswered. Lone gunman? Conspiracy? And then there is that one big question: Does it still matter?
Prayer Man: Out of the Shadows and Into the Light
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
Lee Harvey Oswald claimed he didn't kill anyone; claimed he was a patsy. No one can place him on the Sixth Floor of the Book Depository building at the time of the assassination. Investigators say Oswald ran down to the 2nd Floor lunchroom after the shooting, seen by a police officer. Oswald said he was on the First Floor. Was he telling the truth? This book answers that question.
My Control, Your Control, Gun Control, Mind Control
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
An invasion is occurring right before your eyes. But you are incapacitated and unable to act. Countries fall. Atrocities happen; the rapes, the dismemberment, the butchering of men, women, and children. We watch. How does this happen? It is Psychological Warfare. That is what happened. It is Psychological Warfare, and that is an Act of War being directed at the good people of the West.
Midnight Return: Escaping Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Billy Hayes leapt from prison isolation to international notoriety when Midnight, the book about his 5 years in and escape from a Turkish prison, became a worldwide bestseller, and an Academy Award-winning film. Midnight Return chronicles his struggles and triumphs in that transition, tracing Billy's journey from desperation to freedom, self-knowledge, and healing.
The Midnight Express Letters: From a Turkish Prison 1970-1975
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The annotated letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family, girlfriend, and friends during his 5 years in a Turkish prison, are the compelling raw source material from which Midnight Express--the worldwide best-selling book that became an Academy Award-winning film--is drawn. They tell Billy's story of both the events and the inner journey, with the urgency and intimacy of the moment.
Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The gut-wrenching true story of a young man's incarceration and escape from a Turkish prison, a classic story of survival and human endurance, told with humor, honesty, and heart, it became the Academy Award-winning blockbuster film of the same name. In 1970 Billy Hayes was arrested at the Istanbul airport with 4 pounds of hashish, given a life sentence, and made a dramatic escape after 5 years.