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Deranged Justice: The Law & Lunacy of Bartow Grover Nix
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On November 7th, 1919 Bartow Grover Nix was hanged for a double murder in Columbus, Georgia...questions continue concerning the prosecution of the case...was it done properly; was Nix even sane. Nearly a century later, Bartow's great nephew reviewed the case with fresh eyes...what he found led to a compelling tale...of the nature of southern the early 20th century.
The Mystery of Rabbi Moishe
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
For my grandfather, who will forever remain in Auschwitz. My father could forgive my grandfather only moments before his death. I heard this true story from him about a special man who was able to do something wonderful for the person who caused the most painful thing in the world to him. This is their story.
The Bernie Madoff Ponzi Scheme
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
On the 29th of June, 2008, Bernie Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison. His crime was running the biggest-ever fraudulent scheme in US history. Who was Bernie Madoff? What is a Ponzi scheme? How did Bernie manage to run this fraudulent scheme for such a long time? How was he caught? Find out all about this and much more right here in this book.
The Life of O.J. Simpson and Nicole Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
NFL star O.J. Simpson has probably been more famous for his antics off the field than on the field. He was acquitted of the murder of his wife, Nicole Brown and her friend, Ron Goldman. But the football star was sentenced to 33 years imprisonment for a number of felonies, including kidnapping and armed robbery in 2008. But what happened? Find out all about it in this e-book.
The Worst Female Serial Killers in History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
We will probably need hundreds of pages to describe the crimes of all female serial killers. Here, we have just picked a few of the women and described how they made it to the worst serial killers list. Without wasting anymore time, let’s get started with our list!
Frank Little Frankie Gallucio The Man Who Gave Al Capone His Scarface
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Little Frankie Gallucio dropped out of sight after the Prohitibition era, until he was suspicioned for a slaying that was attributed to Murder, Inc. Murder, Inc. was a crime combine that was based in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. It was famous for contracting murders for hire, beginning around 1933. William O'Dwyer, the Brooklyn D.A., tried to tie Gallucio and Ralph Sprizza to the crime.
The Casey Anthony Murder Trial
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A mother’s relationship with her child is considered to be sacred in many cultures. So, when a mother kills her own flesh and blood, it does send shockwaves through the entire community. This is what happened when two-year-old Caylee Anthony was murdered. So, who were Caylee and Casey Anthony? What circumstances prompted Casey to kill her two-year-old daughter? Did she really kill her daughter?
Holy Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Sex, voodoo and murder, three stories of crimes linked to the church by Edgar Award Finalist Diane Fanning. In the basement of a Michigan church, a sexton uncovers the rotting skeleton of a nun. In a small southern town, a Baptist minister practices voodoo and five of his family members die mysteriously. In South Texas, the body of a devout young woman was found floating in a canal.
The Gift of Fear | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Gavin de Becker is the author of The Gift of Fear. This is a self-help book which deals with understanding how to be safe in situations where there is a potential for violence. The teachings which are conveyed in this book can be applied to a wide range of environments. The primary problem with violence is that when it happens it is common for victims to be caught by surprise by the violent acts.
The Lanzetti Mob Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1921-1938
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Lanzetti Mob controlled vice in South Philadelphia for almost two decades. Unlike rival gangsters they were diversified, entering numerous rackets. Aside from bootlegging the Lanzettis were also involved in drugs, the lottery, numbers running.. The murder of mob leader Pius Lanzetti on the final day of 1936 spelled the end of the family mobsters' power. Yet there were remnants that survived.
The Ends Never Justify the Means
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This short ebook emphasizes some of Seth's quotes regarding war and violence. He repeatedly stated the importance of understanding - “The Ends Never Justify the Means.” He stated this idea as one of the best intellectual defenses against people like Hitler and his supporters. Whatever philosophy is being used and manipulated by the Council on Foreign Relations, they cannot defeat this ideal.
Murder Most Foul: True Crime Stories of Murder and Mayhem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True detective crime stories of murder and mayhem by Gary C. King.
Hymie Loudmouth Levine Capone, Chicago, Gambling and Bootlegging
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Hymie Levine was an integral part of the Al Capone mob which controlled beer, liquor and gambling during the Prohibition era in Chicago. He collected money from speakeasies and gambling dens while paying off corrupt policemen. My ebook is a chronology of information about Hymie Levine and his Mafia associates. I have written the text from newspapers, ancestral records and previous books on Capone.
Estelle Carey Murdered By Al Capone Associates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Estelle Carey was murdered in an extremely violent way on February 2, 1943. Intruders used an ice pick, among other weapons to kill her in he posh Addison Street apartment on Chicago's North Side. The dice giri and photo model was also burned severely when authorities found her. My e-book looks at Estelle Carey's life and the men she spent her time with. Many of them were former Al Capone cronies.
Yonnie Licavoli Detroit and Toledo Gangster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Yonnie Licavoli had an extravagant Detroit wedding where Al Capone was his best man. Licavoli and his bride honeymooned at Capone's home in Florida. Yonnie's only true rival during his Toledo years was a bootlegger name William "Jack" Kennedy. Operating a nightclub the Irish Kennedy refused to go along with rules and regulations established by Licavoli and his cronies. Kennedy survived until 1933.
CIA in Camp Logan Neighborhood
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
CIA agents are residing in an expensive neighborhood, called Camp Logan, in Houston at taxpayer expense. These homes cost up to $1MM. One of the CIA Offices is located at 2929 Allen Parkway, Houston, TX 77019. (1) They prefer homes with iron fences. (2) Watch the package deliveries. (3) Street joggers are used as security guards. (4) Data signal coming from AIG building - roof.
Candy Jones Pinup Model and CIA Spy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
Candy Jones became Miss Atlantic City when she was 16. She won a trip to New York City where she was discovered by Harry Conover, who ran his own photography agency. He soon became Candy's first husband. Candy Jones was also an actress who toured in USO shows in the South Pacific. In New Guinea she was hospitalized for malaria. She was approached by a man named Gil Jensen, a CIA operative.
Genovese Crime Family Defendants 1959 Narcotics Conspiracy Trial
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
My e-book looks at each of the defendants in the 1959 narcotics trial. Some defendants like Vincent the Chin Gigante had most of their criminal careers in front of them. Others like Genovese were nearing the end of their organized crime influence. Genovese died in prison following his conviction. A single woman defendant, Jean Capece was a friend of the DiPalermo brothers, Charles and Joseph.
Execution's Odyssey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
In AN EXECUTION’S ODYSSEY events transcend the execution of Robert Alton Harris place at San Quentin State Prison in California in 1992. The book demonstrates how his death created a spiritually uplifting resolution for the reporter. The Harris execution also brings into sharp focus questions being raised today involving not only the Eighth Amendment, but also the First and Fourteenth.
Carmine and Ralph Polizzano Genovese Narcotics Dealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 1957 Carmine Palizzano was a soft-spoken family man who had lived at the same address in Woodside, Queens for a decade. Shortly before he answered a summons for a traffic violation Carmine was arrested in a roundup of drug dealers. His brother Ralph served prison time for interstate drug trafficking earlier. Both Palizzano brothers were involved in the manufacture and distribution of narcotics.