Richard Byrne

Biography

Richard Byrne was educated at the London School of Economics and Bedford College, London. He works in the probation service.

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Books

Prisons and Punishments of London
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There has never been a city with more prisons than London, and probably none whose courts have sent so many to public torment and execution. Prisons and Punishments of London is the first full survey of London's many prisons through the ages -- from the Tower to Pentonville -- and of the punishments meted out to felons.
Safecracking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Packed with hilarious anecdotes and astonishing tales from those on both sides of the law, Richard Byrne's absorbing history of the safecracking industry reveals the whole fascinating story. From the earliest strong-boxes to today's hightech alarm systems, from standard dynamite to complex thermic lances, the battle between burglar and protector is timeless.

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