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The Mafia and Wall Street Carmine Lombardozzi and the Securities Business
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
John and Carmine Lombardozzi were central figures in the corruption of the securities market on Wall Street in the late 1950s and early 1960s. With associates throughout the United States the Mafia fraud was far reaching. New York Attorney General Louis Lefkowitz began an investigation of this scandal in 1959. My e-book profiles the principal criminal figures and those who brought them to justice.
Lloyd's Banking Group in London
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
Lloyd's Banking Group is the largest corporation in the world, according to Yahoo Industry Financials, with a global market capitalization exceeding $2.4 Quadrillion dollars. This is the total market capitalization of their stocks listed on the London Stock Exchange. In fact, it is larger than all other banks in the world combined.
Who is the Real John Wilkes Booth?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
John Wilkes Booth murdered Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre and was killed in Garrett's Barn, Virginia by Sergeant Boston Corbett. But what if the body wasn't John Wilkes Booth? Nate Orlowek believes the body in the barn that day may not have been John Wilkes Booth. So who was the man in the barn that day?
Charles 'Cherry Nose' Gioe
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book looks at the career of Charles Cherry Nose Gioe from the 1930s until his assassination in Chicago in October 1954. Gioe was a lieutenant in the Al Capone Chicago crime syndicate. Aside from Tough Tony Accardo and Paul the Waiter Ricca he ranked above other gangsters in the Windy City. A furor began when Gioe and his cohorts were paroled in 1947 after serving only 1/3 of their sentences.
Richard Lighthouse Ebooks Blocked from Archive.org
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This short technical paper describes the deliberate deletion or blocking of file records at the Internet Archive (Archive.org). Richard Lighthouse has published more than 100 ebook titles over the last four years, and his ebooks are carried at many of the major ebook retailers in North America. However, not a single ebook or even a reference to his name can be found on the Internet Archive.
Rio de Janeiro and Medellin: Similar Challenges, Different Approaches - Brazil and Colombia Police, Military Heritage, Community Policing, Narcis Serra, Max Ungar, Youth Programs, Urban Projects
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Medellin, Colombia, are large urban cities that have struggled with public insecurity caused by illegal armed groups. Both have developed new programs to address areas of violence and parts of the cities that have become marginalized.
Ecuador: A Low-Threat Environment for Drug Trafficking - Cocaine Trade, Rafael Correa, Cartels, Andes Narcotics, Mexico, Transnational Crime Organizations, U.S.-Ecuadorian Relations, Money Laundering
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Ecuador's role in the cocaine trade has historically differed from its drug-trafficking neighbors. This Andean country traditionally serves as a transshipment hub for illegal narcotics, precursor chemicals, and a place to launder money.
The Potomac River Teen Murders June 1956
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Several weeks after two Maryland high school students got into a blue Ford their dead bodies were discovered 10 miles apart in Maryland and Virginia. Both were nude and showed no signs of violence. My ebook looks at the lack of clues which Maryland and Virginia Police dealt with during ther murder investigation. One of the young victims was found in the Potomac, the other in one of its tributaries
The One Who Got Away: Escape from the Kill Room
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The One Who Got Away is a remarkable personal account from Gilles Tetreault, the original intended target of convicted murderer, Mark Twitchell.
Sea of Greed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The true story of the overthrow of the world's most notorious drug lord as told by the investigating US Attorney, J. Douglas McCullough!
Racekteering and the Fake Labor Union Extortion Ring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Fake labor union pickets were employed by a coalition of former union members,, an attorney and a private detective. The company the group targeted was a Manhattan photo studio. My book looks at this attempt to defraud a business devised by a former member of the AFL boxcutters union. I also consider extortion by labor unions in general and how it it is especially costly to American business.
The Washington D.C. Strangulation Murders 1929-1935
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The murders of Victoria McPherson, Mary Baker, Beulah Limerick and Corinna Loring have common denominators. Each woman was young and attractive. McPherson was the only one of the victims who was married but Loring had planned to wed a day after the day she was murdered. 3 of the women were strangled and 1 of these was also shot. Beulah Limerick died from a bullet fired by a .25 caliber pistol.
The Murder Ordeal of Meyer Luckman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Meyer Luckman was the father of Sid Luckman, star quarterback of Erasmus High in Brooklyn, Columbia University and the Chicago Bears. Luckman's father was an illiterate German-Jewish immigrant who made a fortune in the trucking business. In March 1935 Meyer was indicted with two other employees for murdering a shipping clerk. The case gripped New York City for several years in 1935-1936.
A Higher Education: Riveting. Seductive. True.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Patty Ann's Pet Project. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Against all odds honorable Paige sets out to correct the impossible: Save a college program ill-fated for ruin at the hands of a manipulative chairman. Follow in her footsteps as she takes on the top administration. Fraught with corruption this true story reveals an uncommon climax: THE RARE TERMINATION OF A TENURED FACULTY ADMINISTRATOR. Learn how serendipity intervenes to hand down justice.
LUCIFERSCHILD ConAmerica
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
Over the past 200 years Luciferschild has deceived, manipulated and “conned” the people of the greatest nation in the history of planet earth, America the beautiful - where God shed his grace on thee.” Luciferschild through his deceptions and trickery has shed his evil across the land from sea to shining sea. His children, the disciples of Freemasonry who practice ancient Babylonian sacrifices.
Assessing the Cannabis Legalization Debate: Lessons Learned From the Colorado and Washington Experiment - Marijuana and Pot Drug Trafficking, Controlled Substances Act, Drug Policy and War, Crime Data
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Drug Dependence
Now that Colorado and Washington have fully legalized cannabis, what does data demonstrate to support or rebut these arguments and what problems have sporadic legalization led to in the drug control space? This study examines regulatory, financial, and criminal data in Colorado and Washington to identify advantages and disadvantages of legalizing cannabis.
Albert Tannenbaum From Contract Killer To Police Informant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Albert Tannenbaum was a key witness in the prosecutions of Louis Lepke Buchalter and Bugsy Siegel, among other gangsters. New York City authorities kept Tannenbaum secluded at the Half Moon Hotel in Coney Island, using him as a witness in numerous criminal prosecutions. Then he was taken to California to testify for the prosecution in Bugsy Siegel's trial. He was one of several "singing canaries".
Organized Crime Growth and Sustainment: A Review of the Influence of Popular Religion and Beliefs in Mexico - Drug Gangs, El Chapo, Narco-Cultura, Narco-Corridos, Sinaloa Cartel, Malverde Cult, Saints
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 2006, Mexican President Felipe Calderon announced the "war on drugs," an ongoing, low-intensity, asymmetrical war between the government and various drug cartels that has proven the bloodiest conflict since the Mexican civil war a century ago. Meanwhile, the subculture of narco-cultura continues to grow, under the influence of powerful drug cartels throughout Mexico.
Corrective Measures: Biography 520513
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: American English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
There is a saying, “No one escapes justice.” Spend a fortune or spend some time; it's still the same pronouncement at the end. Having been tried, “We the jury find you…”
Emanuel "Mendy" Weiss Executioner For Murder, Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor
The son of a bookkeeper from Hungary, Mendy Weiss was a shipping clerk in the art industry early in his life.. By the 1930s Weiss had entered organized crime, specifically as a hired executioner for Louis Lepke Buchalter, the head of Murder, Inc. The murder for contract criminal organization carried out 60-80 killings, eliminating anyone who threatened union goods and their transport.