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The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told: A True Tale of Three Gamblers, The Kentucky Derby, and the Mexican Cartel by Mark Paul
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told is an inspiring personal narrative about a filly who broke through the male-dominated world of horseracing, and a trio of gamblers who unknowingly place their longshot bet with members of a suspected drug cartel at a racetrack in Tijuana, Mexico and must figure out how to claim their prize -- without getting killed in the process.
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel by Charlie Hedo
Price: $9.85 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015 by Charlie. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
De oorspronkelijke bewoners van de wijk Negenmanneke in Sint-Pieters-Leeuw wantrouwden de omgeving van het Rattendaalkasteel. Daar streken begin vorige eeuw rare mannen in woonwagens neer. Jaren later zou een inwoner van het 'Rattenkwartier' opgepakt worden in het onderzoek naar de Slachter van Bergen. Enkele van zijn buren en familieleden zijn hoofdverdachten in de zaak Bende van Nijvel.
The Colombo Family: A History of New York's Colombo Mafia Family by Andy Petepiece
Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Colombo Family The Colombo Family is a well-researched book on the nearly 100-year history of one of New York City's infamous La Cosa Nostra organizations. It begins with the USA arrival of Joe Profaci, the first Boss, and ends in the confusion of the passing of Boss Carmine Persico in 2019.
When the Mob Ran Vegas: Stories of Money, Mayhem and Murder by Steve Fischer
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime(4.00 from 1 review)
What is so captivating about Vegas? Is it how the skim worked and how millions of dollars vanished uncounted? Ever hear about the bad guys that rigged the gin rummy games at the Friars Club and took a bunch of famous people to the cleaners? Steve Fischer, an avid researcher and collector, bring us Vegas like you've never seen, tales you've never heard--until now.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer by Wilson Raj Perumal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
A Made Guy The True Story Of A Genovese Gangster by Jonathan M Steele
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Memoir of a New York mobster. CJ Rossi exposes the inner workings of the Genovese family and the brutal life of a Gangster. Often funny and often shocking, but always intimate and warm in his it's honesty. A Made Guy is set to become a crucial point of reference for all readers on the subject of The Mafia.
Three Bodies Burning: The Anatomy of an Investigation into Murder, Money, and Mexican Marijuana by Brian Bogdanoff
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A haunting triple murder... the inside story of the investigation. The chilling trail of evidence from a remote area where three bodies are set on fire leads detectives across the country chasing down witnesses and conspirators in a search for cold-blooded killers. This case has it all: murder, cash, a blood-soaked crime scene, cars, jewelry, and hundreds of pounds of illegal dope.
2019 Money Laundering and Financial Crimes Report - Volume Two, International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (INCSR), Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Laws and Regulations in Over 80 Countries by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Volume 2 of the 2019 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (March 2019 issuance) the section of the INCSR that reports on money laundering and country efforts to address it. The statute defines a "major money laundering country" as one "whose financial institutions engage in currency transactions involving significant amounts of proceeds from international narcotics trafficking".
The Sink - Crime, Terror and Dirty Money in the Offshore World by Jeffrey Robinson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 145,980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
The author of The Laundrymen and The Merger, Jeffrey Robinson, brings the story of dirty money full circle, back to the offshore islands in paradise where the business of crime does its banking.
The Last Godfather The John Gotti Story by David Kennedy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
John Gotti was the last great leader of the Gambino crime family, the dominant Sicilian Mafia family of New York. Gotti had his fingers in everything from gambling houses, to drug trafficking, prostitution, to weapons dealing. Gotti originally came to lead the organization in 1985, but had been an enforcer for the mob since the early 70's. We will look at the man, the myth and the legend.
Inside The New York City Mafia by David Pietras
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
We will journey into the underworld of NYC and look at each family. We will start with their beginnings in Sicily, and journey to the dark streets of New York City.
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival by Elena Nikitina
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
***Gold Literary Award Winner in the Memoir category at 2019 Global Ebook Awards***" "Gripping story." -Radio America "An unimaginably horrific ordeal." -Mirror "Story of survival is inspiring others and raising awareness." -WCPO Cincinnati "This book will astonish and inspire you. One woman's shocking true story of abduction, war and survival." -Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE
Kill the Dutchman! The Story of Dutch Schultz by Paul Sann
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Birdye's Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The true story of the gangland execution in 1935 of Dutch Schultz, the Beer Baron of the Bronx and king of Harlem's numbers racket. The author shows how the roots of the crime ran from the Lower East side to Park Avenue penthouses and ultimately to City Hall itself. “One of the essential reads on the larger subject of the Prohibition era and its criminal legacy." - T.J. English
The Evolution of Los Zetas in Mexico and Central America: Sadism as an Instrument of Cartel Warfare - Drug and Human Smuggling, Money Laundering, Zeta Activities in the United States by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Los Zetas, which appeared on the scene in the late-1990s, have raised the bar for cruelty among Mexican Mafiosi.
John "Sonny" Franzese Profaci-Colombo Underboss by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book looks at the Mafia career of John "Sonny" Franzese, a mob star who rose out of the old Profaci-Magliocco Brooklyn crime organization. Sonny had all the makings of a Cosa Nostra star. That is until law enforcement tied him to a crew of bank robbers who were carrying out thefts for the Colombos at Sonny's behest. His criminal career was never the same thereafter. His luck soured in 1966.
Aniello DellaCroce Gambino Family Underboss by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Aniello DellaCroce was a resident of Mulberry Street in New York City's Little Italy. Oddly he avoided indictment for the 1974 murder of Charles Calise, a principal in DellaCroce's Gambino loansharking operation. Calise had turned FBI informant before his assassination. DellaCroce's residence was just across the street from the Ravenite Social Club, a center of Gambino family crime activity.
Anthony "Gaspipe" Casso Lucchese Family Underboss by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Anthony "Gaspipe" Casso was implicated in the August 10, 1989 murders of two East Northport, New York garbage carters. The victims, Robert Kubecka and Donald Barstow, were killed in their business offices on the morning of August 10th. The case resulted in a significant reward of compensation to the murdered men's families. As informants Kubecka and Barstow were supposed to have been protected.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone by Jeff McArthur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Double Wife | Double Life by Paul T. Goldman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Empowerment LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
DOUBLE WIFE | DOUBLE LIFE is the TRUE story of Paul T. Goldman and his marriage to Audrey Munson. When Paul married Audrey, he thought he was marrying a sweet, stay-at-home mother of 3 children. The children were real. Audrey was not. During their divorce, Paul's lawyer subpoenaed Audrey's cell phone and bank statements, and Audrey's secret, illegal double life was revealed...