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The Dungeon Master: The Disappearance of James Dallas Egbert III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,290. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
When James Dallas Egbert III disappeared from the Michigan State University campus in 1979, he was no ordinary college dropout. Egbert was a computer genius at sixteen, a boy with an I.Q. of 180-plus and an extravagant imagination. He was a fanatic Dungeons & Dragons player—before the game was widely known—and he and his friends played a live version in a weird labyrinth of tunnels and rooms.
The Blue Diamond Affair
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
The theft of the century! The famous Blue Diamond Affair! The jewel heist by a Thai employee in a Saudi Arabian Prince’s palace continues to have shocking repercussions. The object of analysis and speculation since 1989, it led to murder and corruption, threatened diplomatic relations between the two countries, and remains a mystery to this day. The Blue Diamond Affair is a thrilling tale of vena
Girl in the Grave and Other True Crime Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,880. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Engrossed by the short lives of innocent victims, Stowers uses The Girl in the Grave … and Other True Crime Stories to tell the tales of devastated parents dealing with evil forces and unanswered questions that invaded their once normal lives, and the effect on the law enforcement officers duty-bound to involve themselves in such evil and troubling situations, investigating and seeking justice.
Box Set: Until Proven Innocent and The Unsolved Murder of Adam Walsh Books One and Two
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 367,400. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
UNTIL PROVEN INNOCENT: The prosecutor was no longer sure both murder defendants were guilty. So he asked his dad -- the real-life Kojak. THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH Book 1 It was the crime of the decade -- and the perpetrator may have been the most notorious serial killer of the century Book 2 Thirty years after he was reported as dead, could the Walshes' little boy, Adam, actually be alive?
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.
Fugitives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heather Tallchief escaped from the USA with the man she loved and $2.5 million that didn't belong to her. She must have been on an incredible high. However, the buzz didn't last long. Soon after she and Roberto Solanis landed in Amsterdam to start their new life together, her lover vanished with the loot.
Until Proven Innocent
Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,740. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
By now deep into his case, the prosecutor was no longer as sure as he'd been: Were maybe not both of his murder defendants truly guilty? That's when he called his retired dad—would you help me? Dad had been one of the most famous detectives in New York. Years before, he'd solved the real-life murder case the Kojak TV series had been modeled after. A true story. PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED. VIEW “SAMPLE"
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?

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