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Prisons and Punishments of London by Richard Byrne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There has never been a city with more prisons than London, and probably none whose courts have sent so many to public torment and execution. Prisons and Punishments of London is the first full survey of London's many prisons through the ages -- from the Tower to Pentonville -- and of the punishments meted out to felons.
Safecracking by Richard Byrne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Packed with hilarious anecdotes and astonishing tales from those on both sides of the law, Richard Byrne's absorbing history of the safecracking industry reveals the whole fascinating story. From the earliest strong-boxes to today's hightech alarm systems, from standard dynamite to complex thermic lances, the battle between burglar and protector is timeless.
American Gangster by AL Harlow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Since the "War on Drugs" gave birth to the "Prison- Industrial Complex" in the 1970s, the American criminal justice system has become big business.
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
She was a hard-working, cheerful waitress, one of the nicest people you’d ever want to know. She was also a three-bottle-a-day alcoholic, hopelessly in love with the IHOP’s manager, Allen Bryant. Bryant wanted his live-in lover, IHOP owner Art Venecia, dead. And Dee Casteel helped him to arrange it. But there was an even more gruesome killing to come …
Scary Monsters and Super Freaks: Stories of Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘n’ Roll and Murder by Mike Sager
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 178,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Mike Sager’s bestselling debut collection is now available as an e-Book with new material added. The nineteen true crime stories include tales of porn star John Holmes, superfreak Rick James, beaten motorist Rodney Glenn King, Rap empresario Eazy-E, and many more. Says E! Online: “Don’t pick this one up if you have somewhere to be the next morning."
Dirty Kids, Filthy Secrets by John Luciew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
This true story reveals the often-filthy secrets behind the make-shift society of Dirty Kids, taking you inside this counter-culture movement that is always on the move. Despite their deep disillusionment, these millennial migrants talk of wanderlust and freedom, embracing the idealistic ethos of the open road, just like Woody Guthrie and Jack Kerouac before them. But it's a hard life on the road.
Triadi - La minaccia occulta della criminalità cinese nel Mondo by Alain Rodier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In questo libro vengono descritte le triadi cinesi attive in tutti i settori criminali e con ramificazioni in tutto il Mondo, compresa l'Italia.
They Almost Got Away With It: How DNA & Forensic Science Caught 7 Notorious Killers by John Summit
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In his 6th book in the True Crime Series, John Summit thoroughly examines the origins of DNA and how advancements in DNA analysis around the world have propelled law enforcement and crime scene investigation into a new era. If you've never read any of Mr. Summit's work in the prior volumes of his True Crime Series, this book is a great place to start and is a real brain tweak.
Just Sky by Stephen G.D Jackley
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 by Caroline Giammanco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,590. 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.
Bhrst kuto ka aatnk by Mr. Shankar
You set the price! Words: 22,630. Language: Hindi. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
इसी तरह की बातें करते हुए उन्होने सारा दिन गुजार दिया । जब षाम को जानवी बिस्तर पर जाकर लेटी तो उसे नींद नहीं आई। एक अजीब तरह का डर उसके मन मे था। पर वह इसके बारे मे किसे बोलती तो क्या बोलती ?
Vigilantes - It’s Payback Time by Jennifer Davies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
In this book, famous cases of ordinary-people-turned-avengers are explored. First we have the cowboys of the Wild West, dishing out justice in towns where the law was barely established. In many of these towns a power struggle raged between a Sheriff and the locals, each side unsure of exactly how to deal with the no-good scavengers descending on the Gold Rush towns of the old mid-West.
Smugglers - The Complex Web of the Drug, Blood Diamond, Human Organ, Ivory and Cigarette Underworlds by Benita Estevez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Caribbean pirates and European smugglers of the18th-century have managed to make a good name for themselves in the history books. To dress up as a pirate is every child’s – and a lot of adults’ – dream, and stories of rum-running across the high seas, and tunnels stored with kegs of liquor that were distributed amongst the local villagers has put a rose-tinted, idealistic spin on what was.
Secret Societies - A World History of the Clandestine ‘Clubs’: Freemasonry Ku Klux Klan Opus Dei Triads by Benita Estevez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
We humans are obsessed with secrecy. Exclusive organizations, in which the inner workings are concealed from non-members, or the members list is kept under lock and key, are nothing new. Since civilized society began humans have been intrigued by confidentiality, and have either belonged to a secretive group or organization or, from the other side, tried to rip open these clandestine clubs.
Vincent Calvino’s World (A Noir Guide to Southeast Asia) by Chad A. Evans
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Chad Evans shows Christopher G. Moore to be a writer of great precision, imagination, conviction and above all, knowledge. It is a timely tribute to an important writer and to his most memorable character, a political and social history spanning 25 years of Southeast Asia. Vincent Calvino’s World will become an indispensable resource for Moore’s fans and for anyone who wants a deeper insight into
A Girl's Guide to the Criminal Mind: The Survival Handbook by Alison Summers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology
"Knowledge might be the only weapon a woman has in a dangerous situation." (The FBI Crime Classification Manual)
Los monstruos existen by Sebastián Jarré, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: Spanish. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Este libro es un fiel retrato de la vida de los asesinos en serie más truculentos de la historia del mundo. Sus modus operandi, sus crímenes, su forma de ver el mundo y su punto de quiebre por el que deciden matar.
A Retail Investigator by Mark Hudson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / retailing, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Everyone has stolen something in their life, steal something from a store as a customer or employee and you may may meet this author or a hard working person just like him. 24 years has given the author plenty of experience and stories to enlighten any reader. A must read for the security manager/investigator and a should read for all retail management.
You Just Can't Make This Stuff Up! by William T. Moyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Amazing funny adventures of a wild child that later became a police officer. This book goes from running from the law to becoming the law. "My first striptease show, wild women, wilder women, getting thrown out of the Boy Scouts, being a kid all alone in New York City, driving cars, smoking cigarettes, drinking beer, making money, going to night clubs and then I turned thirteen years old'.
Armed and Alive by Antaeus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A Readers' Favorite 5-Star Award Winner that could save your life! This revised edition of "Armed and Alive" contains true stories of Americans who altered the course of their lives and the lives of others by their use of legal firearms. Instead of becoming a victim and a statistic, they met force with force and became survivors instead.
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