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The Bernie Madoff Ponzi Scheme
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
On the 29th of June, 2008, Bernie Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison. His crime was running the biggest-ever fraudulent scheme in US history. Who was Bernie Madoff? What is a Ponzi scheme? How did Bernie manage to run this fraudulent scheme for such a long time? How was he caught? Find out all about this and much more right here in this book.
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.
Angelo Gyp DeCarlo New Jersey Genovese Capo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
My e-book makes use of transcripts from FBI conversations which were taped in the offices of Gyp DeCarlo in the early 1960s. I have researched the text from New York/NJ newspapers of the 1960s and 1970s, DeCarlo went on trial for loansharking in 1970, was convicted and sentenced to twelve years in prison. In poor health a pardon was secured for him that led to his release within three years.
Tampa, Florida Italian and Cuban Mafia Gambling and Political Corruption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Salvatore Red Italiano headed a Italian mafia outfit that centered around Bolita, a Cuban lottery game played with 100 balls. It became a lucrative racket for Tampa organized crime. Italiano's men worked with a corrupt Hillsborough County sheriff who enriched himself and distributed the large profits among city, county and state agents. The crisis was exposed in 1951 by a U.S. Senate inquiry.
Bobby Baker Democratic Party Insider, Pimp and Con Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Bobby Baker was Secretary to the Democratic Majority. His rise started in the campaign for U.S. President in 1960. Baker was Lyndon Johnson's right hand man and procured a sexual encounter between German beauty Ellen Rometsch and President John F. Kennedy. Baker set up a call girl ring that operated out of an elite Washington hotel & the Quorum Club. It was frequented by congressmen and senators.
Raymond Patriarca New England Mafioso Early Years 1935-1941
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
My e-book looks at the embarrassment of Massachusetts executives who granted Raymond Patriarca a pardon in December 1938. The gangster had served barely 90 days of a 3-5 year sentence when he was pardoned by Governor Francis Hurley. Governor Saltonstall, who succeeded Hurley, put together an investigative committee to address this mistake. My e-book is a combo of crime and gubernatorial mistakes.
Anthony Strollo Genovese Racket Boss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Anthony Strollo became the chief lieutenant of Vito Genovese, who was head of a New York Crime family. Strollo disappeared in 1962 and his remains have never been found. There has been speculation that he disappeared voluntarily, perhaps going to Florida where his friend Joe Adonis lived. I have used old newspaper accounts, including columns by Jack Anderson and Drew Pearson, to do my research.
Chevrolet Corvair Design And Engineering Flawed From Its Inception
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Ralph Nader was a critic of the Chevrolet Corvair. A book he wrote cited the rear-engine car's tendency to roll over, even at slow speeds. Nader was vocal at Senate hearings regarding Corvair's most egregious flaw. This was a seepage of carbon dioxide into the car's passenger compartment. My ebook looks at GM's consistent denials of any problems despite numerous deaths among Corvair owners.
Mafia Hit On Little Augie Pisano Queens, New York September 26, 1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
It's questionable whether Anthony Carfano's murder was ordered by Vito Genovese, who headed a major New York City crime family in the 1950s. Carfano was a close associate of Frank Costello, a rival of Genovese's. I have chronicled a number of events in the life of Little Augie Pisano, using ancestry records and old newspapers as references. The murder of Little Augie remained unsolved in 1964.
Defrauding Wisconsin The Tax Crimes of Senator Joseph McCarthy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Joseph McCarthy was investigated by a U.S. Senate subcommittee beginning in 1951. The subcommittee examined his tax filing as did the Truman administration, an ardent political foe of the Wisconsin Republican. McCarthy was affiliated with, among others, Pepsi-Cola and Lustron, a post World War II prefab housing manufacturer. My ebook looks at his tax problems beginning when he was a U.S. Marine.
The BillyGate Affair: How Hackers at Microsoft and Google Revealed Their Massive Malware Operation
Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
"The BillyGate Affair" describes a singular invasion of the author's computers. The attackers didn't try to hide the fact that they work for two of the world's best-known tech companies. During the attacks, it became clear that Microsoft and Google run a hacking operation that also disseminates malicious software (undoubtedly with the NSA's assistance).
6 Ways Auto Insurance Companies Screw You
Price: $1.87 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
When you have a wreck even if your in the right it's generally a fact the other guys car insurance company is going to give you the run around. But when you own auto insurance company is running it's own little insurance scam on you what's a person to do? Did your car insurance company fail to mention some insurance coverage you need just to keep the quote low in order to sell you a policy.
How to Detect Embezzlement on the QT
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by J H White. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Embezzlement is a crime. Your embezzler is a thief, every bit as much as the person who breaks into your home and steals the silver.
Anti-Embezzlement Methods for Small (And Not So Small) Businesses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012 by J H White. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting / financial, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
These are the methods specifically designed to protect businesses with one bookkeeper doing all the accounting functions -- those businesses the "experts" believe are SCREWED !
Car Dealer Loan Fraud Exposed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales & selling / management, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Car Dealer Loan Fraud is the stunning investigative book fraud within the car dealer world, including the staffed event super sale teams that use the 'key mailers' we've all seen in our mailbox. Our investigators spent 2 years embedded within the car sales environment, and what we found regarding bank, mail & employee compensation fraud was staggering. This book will alter the car industry.