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Inferno: An Inquiry into the Willingham Fire
Price: Free! Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Lynn Allen. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Cameron Todd Willingham refused to walk to his execution. To his last moment he proclaimed his innocence of the arson that claimed the lives of his children. While much has been written of the trial, conviction and execution of Willingham, Inferno is the first exploration of the possible causes of the fire that cost three children, and eventually, Willingham himself, their lives.
Come on Philly, We Can Do Better
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In the book, Julius A. Williams III recounts his experiences as a substitute counselor at a Philadelphia public middle school, exposing incidents involving students, teachers, administration, school police, parents, and more. “Philadelphia does not have to be defined by these failures, but we cannot start solving these problems happening every day in our schools until we acknowledge them.”
The Peace Prescription: Five Key Steps We Can Take to Prevent Wars
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Peace Prescription tells how everyone at the grass roots can help take the five steps needed to prevent wars. Physician/author Edward Marshall describes the serious advocacy and initiation of violence as the most awful of all behavioral disorders. When the vast majority of us, who prefer peace, gain control over this behavior, we will have established a worldwide peace maintenance environment.
21st Century Military Sexual Assault and Trauma (MST) Sourcebook - VA Medical Course, Defense Department Reports - Rape, Violence, Harassment, Victim Care, Prevention, PTSD, Compensation
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 199,920. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
This ebook provides reproductions of four important VA and DoD references on military sexual trauma and assault: Study Course on MST; Task Force Report on Care for Victims; Defense Department Reports on Sexual Assault, Harassment, and Violence Prevention and Response including Military Service Academies; and Annual Report December 2009. Full coverage of MST problem from prevention to prosecution.
Sully - The Inside Story of Manchester City's Notorious Mayne Line Service Crew
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
For almost 25 years, Tony Sullivan has been a member of some of the most violent gangs following Manchester City. He has also toured Britain and Europe as a professional 'grafter'.
Faceless People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A victim of hijack and kidnap retraces her captors' steps to a place where she hoped to get help.... Only to be turned away - for the second time - by the people who refused to show their faces.
Military Sexual Trauma (MST) - Report of The Defense Task Force on Sexual Assault In the Military Services, December 2009 - Military Sexual Assault, Harassment, Rape
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
This ebook provides an abridged reproduction of an important Department of Defense references on military sexual trauma and assault: Report of The Defense Task Force on Sexual Assault In the Military Services, December 2009. Cultural Context, Methodology, Recommendations and Findings, Strategic Direction, Prevention and Training, Response to Victims, Abbreviations and Acronyms, Glossary.
Profiles of Women Murdered by the Boston Strangler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
My e-book is a close examination of the lives of women who were murdered by the Boston Strangler in 1962-63. I researched the women's ethnic backgrounds, their families, immigration history, employment, living places, and death circumstances. Different than other true crime books, I focused on the people who were victims instead of the criminal. Each of the women was noteworthy in her own right.
Children Who Kill: The Stories of 7 Children Convicted of Killing Their Parents
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book tells 7 horrific true crime stories of parricide, the killing of one's parent(s). Until the last 25 years or so, no one even knew what the word parricide meant. Even today, parricide remains an area that has had very little research conducted to understand the reasons behind what would make a child commit such a crime. Join John Summit, as he reveals these shocking stories.
Curse Of The Kennedys And Other Powerful Family Tragedies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Curse of the Kennedys investigates famous bloodlines from the Bhuttos to the Brandos, and examines the tragedies that have befallen them as their family has evolved over the years. The Bhuttos, another powerful political dynasty, have suffered terrible moments that would not be out of place in a Hollywood movie.
JFK Assassination - 50 Years On in 60 Minutes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
At 12:30 p.m. CST on 22 November 1963, John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States of America, was assassinated by a gunman as he rode through Dallas, Texas.