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A Strangler In Revere Beach Massachusetts August 1939
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The body of Edna Phelps washed ashore on Revere Beach on the morning of August 21, 1939. My ebook looks at the suspects in her murder case before it identifies the true killer. Phelps told her husband that she was going to meet some men at the amusement park nearby. Edna had accompanied her spouse in a boat earlier that afternoon. She returned with him soon, and then went missing. Who was guilty?
Mobster Biography - Meyer Lansky
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Meyer Lansky was a legendary mafia tycoon who applied his intelligence to making millions from illegal gambling. From an early life of persecution in the anti-Jewish pogroms of Russia he worked his way up the lower levels of New York’s gangland.
Mobster Biography - Al "Scarface" Capone
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Al “Scarface” Capone is considered by many to have been the most famous gangster that ever lived. He built an image and persona around being well dressed and debonair but in reality he possessed a level of raw brutality rarely seen even among underworld figures. Al Capone’s fame was explosive during his lifetime and shows no sign of abating today.
Mobster Biography - Albert Anastasia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Albert “Lord High Executioner” Anastasia was saved from death row by the mafia when he was just a teenager. He rose through the ranks of organized crime by ruthlessly eliminating anyone who stood in his way. Although suspected of involvement in many murders, the “disappearance” of witnesses always meant that he walked free.
Mobster Biography - Charles Lucky Luciano
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Charles "Lucky" Luciano was a driving force in the evolution of organized crime. He staged a takeover from the old guard mobsters in the 1930s and remade the criminal world as the National Crime Syndicate with himself occupying one of the seats on The Commission; the committee which governed organized crime in America.
Jack The Ripper Caught In The Act
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: American English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was Jack The Ripper Caught In The Act? Was there a motive behind one of the murders? Did another person know his identity? One man can be placed at the scene of a murder and within feet of a future murder site on the same day. One man can be connected to three murder sites but was never suspected.
Conspiracy History - A History of the World for Conspiracy Theorists
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
JFK, the Bilderberg Group and the New World Order – conspiracy theories abound on today’s internet, but they are nothing new. Taking a long-term view reveals century after century of covert conspiracies, murder plots and political intrigues. The history of the world is riddled with hidden agendas, scheming politicians and secretive organisations.
The Wylie-Hoffert Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The day Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie were slaughtered on Manhattan's Upper East Side is best known for Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech. It was made in Washington, DC. One of the murder victims had planned to attend that historic event. My e-book looks closely at the circumstances of the murders. It also examines the lives of the men arrested for committing this horrible crime.
Sonny Liston 1958-1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sonny Liston's background is murky and shady. An ex-con he left prison and fought as an amateur. In 1953 he turned pro. Curiously he hardly fought for 21 months. In early '58 Liston's quick rise among heavyweights began. Mobsters Blinky Palermo and Frankie Carbo entered his life . Were they his true managers and how much influence did they have on him? My book looks at these perplexing issues.
Sangue e coca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
L’ascesa dei cartelli criminali e la guerra della droga in Messico.
Massacre on Prospect Hill: The True Crime of Francis Lloyd Russell
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Hamilton, Ohio, was a notorious hide-out for Chicago gangsters in the era of Prohibition, and they brought with them vice and violence. The city's most horrific crime in that time had nothing to do with bootleg whiskey or fancy women, but with a hard-working bachelor trying to take care of his sick brother's family. He loved them so much, he would rather see them dead than homeless.
Man Beheaded; Dentist Sought: The True Crime of Richard M. Brumfield
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Was the dentist Richard Brumfield mad? Or a criminal mastermind? Here's a true crime story that has it all: Poisoning, shooting, dynamite, a faked death and a real one, a mutilated corpse, a dark woman, a mystery package, a manhunt, a suicide attempt, an attempted jail break, dogged deputies, a determined prosecutor and the ever-heroic Royal Northwest Mounted Police who always get their man.
Murder Chronicles: A Collection of Chilling True Crime Tales
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders 1 & 2, Serial Killer Couples, and Murder of the Banker’s Daughter comes Murder Chronicles, a gripping collection of true crime tales.
The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family's Nightmare (A True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory comes a riveting new historical true crime short, The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family’s Nightmare.
Confessions of a Battered Wife A True Story
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
He was kneeling down and putting on the hub cap when I looked in the car and Albert was looking at me and waving the gun up and down and said now. I was so scared I just took the gun out of my pocket and pulled the trigger.
Was Jean Spangler Murdered By The Mafia?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jean Spangler associated with gamblers who frequented Las Vegas and Palm Springs. Her mob acquaintances worked for gangster Mickey Cohen who ran a haberdashery on the Sunset Strip. Actor Kirk Douglas was a young movie star when Spangler disappeared in October 1949. My book looks at the still missing persons case of a Hollywood television and film actress who was just starting her career.
The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers.
Women Who Were Murdered By Rope Strangler Harvey Glatman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Harvey Glatman was a fiend who preyed on the weaknesses and loneliness of women. He is best known for three horrendous murders that he committed in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas. He lured women to remote places and strangled them with ropes. One woman was savvy enough to outfox him. My ebook looks closely at Glatman's criminal career as well as profiling the lives of the women he killed.
Real Life Dramas: Boxed Set Collection
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 181,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This digital boxed set contains all 3 volumes of the popular Real Life Dramas series. With 23 gripping stories spanning more than 600 pages, the reader is guaranteed many hours of reading pleasure.
Spy Incidents of the USA in the 1950s and 1960s
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
In 1956 a secret tunnel under communist East Berlin was discovered, which the CIA had used to tap into telephone communications. This was the first major exposure of a "spy incident" involving US efforts to keep its eye on the rest of the world. This book describes the response of the press and public to spy incidents in this era, including the U-2 spy plane, and spy ships USS Liberty and Pueblo.