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Mad Sam DeStefano Chicago Hoodlum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Mad Sam DeStefano was a prominent figure in Chicago crime history until his death in 1973. He was rubbed out by the man he mentored, Tony the Ant Spilotro. Mad Sam was a petty criminal until he joined the Forty-Two gang in 1930. DeStefano has been compared to Chuck Nicoletti in terms of ruthlessness. Along the way Sam acquired the nicknames the Mad Hatter and Marquis de Sade of the syndicate.
Joseph The Animal Barboza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Joseph Barboza turned FBI and government informant after a long career of murder, loan sharking and other crimes. His testimony in Massachusetts courtrooms was instrumental in weakening the empire built by Providence, Rhode Island mobster Raymond Patriarcha. My e-book looks at his criminal career, what he knew about Frank Sinatra, famous athletes and horse racing illegalities in New England.
The Mystery Professor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Peter H Pearse, Professor of Economics at Millersville University Pennsylvania was arrested on 21 March 1983 and charged with false identity. The subsequent investigation discovered that this was not his real name and he taught different subjects in at least five other Universities and had over 34 identities. This is a true story of how his deception was uncovered and his true identity revealed.
Verne Sankey Kidnapper and Bootlegger
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Verne Sankey kidnapped businessmen in St. Paul, Minnesota and Denver, Colorado. He aspired to abduct athletes Babe Ruth and Jack Dempsey. Sankey, an Iowan by birth had drifted north to South Dakota and Saskatchewan before returning to the United States in the late 1920s. It was considered likely that Sankey had inside knowledge of the Lindbergh baby's kidnapping as plans were found at his hideout.
Chicago's Touhy Gang Rival of Al Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Touhy Gang was based in Chicago but carried out robberies of Federal Post Office mail trucks in various states. Two of their most prominent heists were in Charlotte, North Carolina and Sacramento, California. The majority of the Touhys were incarcerated by the time J. Edgar Hoover personally led a raid in Chicago in late 1942 that rounded up several of its members who had escaped from jail.
Desire For Film Fame Led To El Chapo's Downfall
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
One of the stories of falling is the story of the Kingpin, Joaquin Archivaldo “El Chapo” Guzman Loera. His desire for film fame led to his downfall. His story is different from any story in life, and his downfall is different as well. His downfall was a good thing for many people in Mexico, along with other countries. This drug lord attempted severally to escape.
Mexican Authorities to Hold El Chapo With No Way of Escape
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There is no doubt about the popularity of El Chapo almost all over the world. El Chapo, whose full name is Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera, is the very famous Mexican drug lord that was considered the head of the Sinaloa Cartel - a criminal organization whose name was inspired by the Mexican Pacific coast state of Sinaloa where it was formed. He was popularly known as El Chapo Guzman.
Pablo Escobar
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Pablo Escobar is one of the infamous, if not the most tarnished drug dealers in the world. Born in Columbia, Pablo Escobar is the leader of the biggest cocaine production and distributing group in the world. Along with a net worth of 15 billion dollars in, he was listed in the famous Forbes magazine as the 7th wealthiest man during his reign. Read this book to learn his amazing story!
The Arrest of the Godfather of the Drug World: Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo'
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
When we talk about the lord of all the drug lords in the world, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman comes top in the list. He is one of the richest and most influential drug lords in the world and was the former leader of the famous Sinaloa Cartel, a powerful criminal organization that was named after the place it was formed, the Mexican Pacific coast state of Sinaloa.
The Life of Pablo Escobar
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Known in history as one of the ruthless Columbian drug lord, the life of Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria will remain forever as the ‘King of Cocaine’. He would be remembered throughout Colombia as the toughest criminal of all times. Instead of gaining his authority and power through politics as ‘President’, Pablo became one of the world’s notorious criminal.
Pablo Escobar: The Life and Crimes of the Most Notorious Colombian Drug Lord
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Smuggling an estimated 80% of the total cocaine being illegally brought into the United States of America at the peak of his career, Pablo Escobar was one of the most notorious Colombian drug lords that mankind has ever known. Known as the King of Cocaine, his net worth was estimated as US $30 billion in the early 1990s. This book tells the story of his life.
Frank Funzi Tieri Genovese Family Crime Boss
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The Genovese family had fallen on hard times by the time Funzi Tieri became its boss in the late 1970s, Both Vito Genovese and Tieri had been associates of Charles Lucky Luciano, whose legacy for narcotics racketeering and profit making was well known. The Mafia continued evolving. Atlantic City offered new rackets. Tieri profited from the execution of Philadelphia Boss Angelo Bruno in 1979.
True Crime : Prolific Killers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A look at the most prolific serial killers in world history.
Carmine Galante
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Carmine Galante inherited the title of Mafia Boss of Bosses after Carlo Gambino's death in 1976. Galante was a career mobster who at one time was the lynchpin of Charles Lucky Luciano's narcotics ring. My e-book looks at Galante's possible role in the 1943 murder of Carlo Tresca. It also looks at a police pursuit of him in 1959 that ended with his capture on the Garden State Parkway in New Jersey.
Angelo Bruno Philadelphia Organized Crime Boss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Angelo Bruno was a family man, someone who was kind to children, gave to charities and an organized crime boss. People knew him socially in his south Philly neighborhood didn't realize that he had a criminal side. Bruno met with Stefano Magaddino's people in April 1968. He flew into Buffalo and stayed with a vending machine racketeer. Bruno's death may have been the work of Carmine Galante.
Charles the Bug Workman and the Murder of Dutch Schultz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book was researched from newspapers of the mid 1930s during a time when beer baron Arthur Flegenheimer (Dutch Schultz) was on trial for tax violations in New York state. Schultz fled New York and paid New Jersey authorities money to keep from being extradited to New York to face additional tax prosecutions. There were many other murders of less significance that were undertaken by Murder Inc.
A Cry for Justice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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The story of Daniel Cummings was highlighted and given national exposure 20 years ago on the Geraldo Rivera Show entitled “Spouses of Rape Victims... ” When the heinous crime of rape has been per¬petrated upon a man’s wife, and the culprit has been identified by the victim, and that identity made known to the agents of law enforcement, it is reasonably expected that justice will occur.
Charles Lucky Luciano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
My e-book looks at Lucky Luciano's career beginning with his arrest and conviction for compulsory prostitution in 1936.It continues until his fatal heart attack which occurred in 1962 at an airport in Naples. The text was researched in New York newspapers from the 1930s-1960s and books. Luciano was considered dangerous even in exile. At the end of his life he was planning a large narcotics ring.
Pablo Escobar: El Auge y la Caida del Rey de la Cocaina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Este libro dice los comienzos y el ascenso brutal, así como la caída del criminal y Rey de la Cocaína Colombiano más peligroso del mundo, Pablo Escobar, cuyo imperio criminal y dominio de la injusticia retuvo una nación entera de más de 30 millones de rehenes. Su imperio criminal ha traído un reino de completo caos y terror que sólo terminaría con la muerte de Pablo Escobar.
Cocaine King Pablo Escobar: Crimes and Drug Dealings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Usually, people become well-known like a celebrity because of the wealth, recognition of the great works or excellent leadership, but not in the case the cocaine king, Pablo Escobar. He has been famous more like a celebrity due to his numerous crimes, drug dealerships and strategic escapes.