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War Criminals Welcome : Australia, A Sanctuary for Fugitive War Criminals Since 1945

By: Aarons, Mark

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Australia, Black Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 17080082

ISBN: 1863953701

Condition: Very Good


649 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Tells how so many war criminals have entered into Australia. He discusses the modern war criminals who have recently found sanctuary here. He also analyses the work of the Special Investigations Unit into war crimes, and its betrayal by the Keating Government. Forward by Bob Hawke. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 1863953701. ISBN/EAN: 9781863953702. Inventory No: 17080082. Paperback View more info

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Amazing True Stories of Female Executions

By: Abbott, Geoffrey

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Wakefield Press: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19070017

ISBN: 1862547408

Condition: Very Good


282 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. The fairer sex get it in the neck in these grisly tales from the gallows, guillotine and gas chamber. Amazing True Stories of Female Executions is brimming with macabre tales of martyrs, murderesses and madwomen from around the world. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN/EAN: 9781862547407. Inventory No: 19070017. Paperback View more info

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Sell Out : Aldrich Ames and the Corruption of the CIA

By: Adams, James

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Viking: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15060417

ISBN: 0670862363

Condition: Near Fine


322 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have moderate bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. On February 21, 1994, Aldrich H. Ames and his wife, Rosario, were arrested outside their home in Alexandria, Virginia, by the FBI. It was the end of the largest spy hunt in history and the beginning of one of the worst disasters ever to hit the CIA. As the investigators soon learned, never before had one man done so much damage to his country as Aldrich Ames did to U.S. intelligence and security during his nine years of... View more info

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Crime of the Century : The Lindbergh Kidnapping Hoax

By: Ahlgren, Gregory & Monier, Stephen

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Impala Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18110318

ISBN: 1855860058

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 286 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 1855860058. ISBN/EAN: 9781855860056. Inventory No: 18110318. Hardcover View more info

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Evil Encounters : Two Victorian Sensations

By: Altick, Richard D.

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Great Britain, John Murray: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15100279

ISBN: 0719543738

Condition: Fine


164 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. In July 1861 London newspapers excitedly reported a 'Deadly Encounter in Northumberland Street', off the Strand, between Major Murray, a retired Army officer, and William Roberts, a moneylender. The encounter left Murray with bullet wounds in his head and neck and Roberts with several bones in his skull shattered. On the same day, the papers were full of news about the atte... View more info

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Underworld London : Crime and Punishment in the Capital City

By: Arnold, Catharine

Price: $21.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18110399

ISBN: 0857201166

Condition: Fine


This is the first UK edition. 340 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Beginning with an atmospheric account of Tyburn, we are set up for a grisly excursion through London as a city of ne'er do wells, taking in beheadings and brutality at the Tower, Elizabethan street crime, cutpurses and con-men, through to the Gordon Riots and Highway robbery of the 18thcentury and the rise of prisons, the police and the Victori... View more info

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Arabian Nightmare

By: Arnot, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14100265

ISBN: 1864486473

Condition: Very Good


223 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. On 19 May 1979, a British nurse, Helen Smith, and a Dutch tugboat captain, Johannes Otten, fell to their deaths from a balcony at a party given in Jeddah by British surgeon Richard Arnot and his wife Penny. When Helen Smith's father started to investigate what was initially seen as a tragic accident, rumours of sex orgies, conspiracy and murder began to circulate. Taken into custody and eventually sentenced to imprisonment and a public flogging for the local crime of se... View more info

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Infamous Murders

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Verdict Press: 1975

Seller ID: 13040106

ISBN: 0706404521

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have moderate bumping and moderate chipping. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0706404521. ISBN/EAN: 9780706404524. Inventory No: 13040106. Hardcover View more info

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Real-life Crimes and How They Were Solved : Shreds of Evidence

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chancellor Press: 1994

Seller ID: 13040112

ISBN: 1851525947

Condition: Very Good


79 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. This volume explores the techniques by which the smallest shreds of evidence can lead forensic experts to discover the truth behind a crime. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 1851525947. ISBN/EAN: 9781851525942. Inventory No: 13040112. Paperback View more info

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Reader's Digest Crime Casebook Volume 1 & 2

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Australia, Reader's Digest: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13040320

ISBN: 1876689919

Condition: Fine


This is the first Australian edition. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 1876689919. ISBN/EAN: 9781876689919. Inventory No: 13040320. Hardcover View more info

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True Life Stories of Crooks, Con Men and Courtesans

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Australia, Octopus Books: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16060224

ISBN: 0706495306

Condition: Very Good


This is the first Australian edition. 318 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing and superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate chips and/or tears. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0706495306. ISBN/EAN: 9780706495300. Inventory No: 16060224. Hardcover View more info

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More Infamous Crimes That Shocked the World

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Caxton: 1990

Seller ID: 17100507

ISBN: 0907305393

Condition: Good


448 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has mild fading. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0907305393. ISBN/EAN: 9780907305392. Inventory No: 17100507. Hardcover View more info

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When the Husband Is the Suspect

By: Bailey, F. Lee

Price: $13.00

Publisher: USA, Forge: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09113158

ISBN: 0765321017

Condition: Near Fine


271 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Remainder mark on page edges. Pages are lightly tanned. From the bestselling author of The Defense Never Rests, a look at the modern spate of spousal homicides. This book provides an overview of several of the most famous homicidal husband cases of recent years. These cases and others are presented in an objective manner by a knowledgeable voice that recognises that suspicion, and sometimes even conviction, are not always synonymous with guilt. Quantity Availabl... View more info

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When the Husband Is the Suspect

By: Bailey, F. Lee

Price: $16.00

Publisher: USA, Tor: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16060212

ISBN: 0765316137

Condition: Near Fine


271 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Remainder mark on page edges. Pages are lightly tanned. From the bestselling author of The Defense Never Rests, a look at the modern spate of spousal homicides. This book provides an overview of several of the most famous homicidal husband cases of recent years. These cases and others are presented in an objective manner by a knowledgeable voice that recognises that suspicion, and sometimes even conviction, are not always synonymous with guilt. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0765316... View more info

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A Long Way From Home : A Mother's Story

By: Barlow, Barbara & Gidley, Isobelle & Shears, Richard

Price: $71.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19100042

ISBN: 0046490469

Condition: Very Good


190 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. This is the story of one mother's fight to try to save herson from execution: the story of an ordinary woman who stepped from the obscurity of her working-class life onto the world stage to take on a foreign country's legal system, while at the same time trying to desperately to keep the rest of her family from being torn apart by the tragedy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0046490469. ISBN/... View more info

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Unsolved Violent Crimes that Shocked a Nation

By: Barnao, Anthony

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Australia, QB Books: 1985

Seller ID: 12120278

ISBN: 0725518405

Condition: Good


176 pages. Tanned pages. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Remainder mark on page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0725518405. ISBN/EAN: 9780725518400. Inventory No: 12120278. Paperback View more info

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Going for Broke : How Bond Got Away with It

By: Barry, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Bantam: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16060221

ISBN: 1863251979

Condition: Near Fine


457 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 1863251979. ISBN/EAN: 9781863251976. Inventory No: 16060221. Hardcover View more info

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Step Into My Parlor : The Chilling Story of Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer

By: Baumann, Ed

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Bonus Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18110384

ISBN: 0929387643

Condition: Very Good


305 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has light creasing and superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Attempts to sort out the factors contributing to mass-murderer Jeffrey Dahmer's thirteen-year killing spree, and reveals the grisly techniques he employed to torture and kill his many victims Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; ISBN: 0929387643. ISBN/EAN: 9780929387642. Inventory No: 18110384. Hardcover View more info

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Even Silence Has an End : My Six Years of Captivity in the Colombian Jungle

By: Betancourt, Ingrid

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Virago: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19020315

ISBN: 1844086127

Condition: Very Good


594 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Ingrid Betancourt's story - her exemplary courage, spirit and resilience - has captured the world's imagination. A politician and presidential candidate celebrated for her determination to combat the corruption and climate of fear endemic in Colombia, in 2002 she was taken hostage by FARC, a terrorist guerrilla organisation. She was held captive in the depths of the jungle for six and a half years, chained day and night for much of that time, constantly on the move and endur... View more info

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The Biggs Time : Ronnie and Michael, Man and Boy

By: Biggs, Michael & Silver, Neil

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, Virgin Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08010039

ISBN: 1852279885

Condition: As New


213 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Ronnie Biggs & Michael Biggs are no strangers to headline news, but when Ronnie recently gave himself up to the British police after suffering serious illness, the media attention was unprecedented even by Biggs' standards. Now, for the first time, the person closest to Ronnie - his son Michael - reveals what life was really like in Brazil, on the run, and in the "S... View more info