375 books (19 pages) in this category

Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars, Killing Fields, and the New Politics of Latin America

by Ioan Grillo

In a ranch south of Texas, the man known as The Executioner dumps five hundred body parts in metal barrels. In Brazil's biggest city, a mysterious prisoner orders hit-men to gun down forty-one police officers and prison guards in two days. In ...

ISBN: 9781408846056

Binding: Paperback


Gaspipe: Confessions of a Mafia Boss

by Philip Carlo

A Mafia boss tells all .... to his former neighbour Anthony 'Gaspipe' Casso, boss of New York's Lucchese crime family, was a Mafia superstar, responsible for more than fifty murders. Now serving thirteen life sentences at a federal prison in ...

ISBN: 9780732287856

Binding: Paperback



by Roberto Saviano

Since publishing his searing expose of their criminal activities, the author has received so many death threats from the Camorra that he has been assigned police protection. Known by insiders as 'the System', the Camorra, an organized crime ...

ISBN: 9781509843886

Binding: Paperback


Great Australian Motorcycle Stories

by John Bryant

A bumper collection of yarns from motorcyclist enthusiasts around Australia. Get out on the highway and into this new collection of all-Australian motorcycle stories - the latest addition to ABC Books' bestselling Great Australian series. ...

ISBN: 9780733332661

Binding: Paperback


Great Australian Urban Legends

by Eamon Evans

ISBN: 9781925712162

Binding: Paperback


Great Australian Ute Stories

by John Bryant

A bumper collection of hilarious and heartwarming Australian stories collected by ute-aficionado John Bryant. We invented it. We love it. the ute is a national icon alongside the pie and sauce. It is the very symbol of our resourceful ...

ISBN: 9780733333309

Binding: Paperback


Green Is The New Black

by James Phelps

<b> </b>Ivan Milat, the notorious backpacker serial killer, is not the most feared person in the prison system. Nor is it Martin Bryant, the man responsible for claiming 35 lives in the Port Arthur massacre. No, the person in Australia ...

ISBN: 9780143782810

Binding: Paperback


Green Is The New Black: Inside Australia's Hardest Women's Jails

by James Phelps

Ivan Milat, the notorious backpacker serial killer, is not the most feared person in the prison system. Nor is it Martin Bryant, the man responsible for claiming 35 lives in the Port Arthur massacre. No, the person in Australia controversially ...

ISBN: 9780143782827

Binding: Paperback



by Michael Lawriwsky

Michael Lawriwsky's insightful Hard Jacka breathes life into the real man behind the legend of Albert Jacka, VC&#8211; 'Jacka' to his superiors, 'Bert' to his mates, 'our Albert' to his proud mother. Hard Jacka is a superb account of the man ...

ISBN: 9781921793882

Binding: Paperback


Have You Seen Simone?: The Story Of An Unsolved Murder

by Peters Virginia

Beneath the palm tree she'd perished like a stone fruit amongst the leaves and insects- her flesh bruised a variety of shades, from black through to yellow; her facial features, for all their lovely detail, completely indistinguishable. Look ...

ISBN: 9781863956697

Binding: Paperback


He Who Must Be Obeid

by Kate McClymont, Linton Besser

"<b>Queensland had the Fitzgerald Inquiry and the Moonlight State. New South Wales has Eddie Obeid.</b> Meet Australia's most corrupt politician whose brazen misdeeds were said to be on a scale "unexceeded since the days of the Rum Corps". ...

ISBN: 9780857984357

Binding: Paperback



The Oddball Crew Behind the $17 Million Loomis Fargo Theft

by Jeff Diamant

<div>The bizarre true story of the criminals behind the second-largest bank heist in American history.One night in a small North Carolina town, a down-on-his-luck guard at Loomis Fargo manages to steal $17 million-literally more than one ton of ...

ISBN: 9781492625162

Binding: Paperback


Hell's Gates

Van Diemen’s Land

by Paul Collins

<DIV>Alexander Pearce and seven of his fellow convicts escaped from gaol in 1822 into one of the most unique and beautiful places on earth &ndash; the Tasmanian wilderness. This classic Australian story details the men&rsquo;s attempt to free ...

ISBN: 9781742708652

Binding: Paperback


Hit List

An In-Depth Investigation into the Mysterious Deaths of Witnesses to the JFK Assassination

by Richard Belzer

The calculated probability that at least eighteen witnesses would die of any cause within three years of the JFK assassination was 1 in 100,000 trillion. ...

ISBN: 9781620878071

Binding: Hardback


Home Sweet Murder: (Murder Is Forever: Volume 2)

by James Patterson

<b><b>Two true-crime cases from the hit TV series <i>Murder is Forever</i></b></b><br><b><i></i><br>HOME SWEET MURDER</b>-<b> </b>Lawyer Leo Fisher and his wife Sue are enjoying a quiet Sunday dinner at home. Until a man in a suit rings at their

ISBN: 9781787460805

Binding: Paperback



A Year On The Killing Streets

by David Simon

The bestselling true crime classic from the creator of <i>The Wire</i>, is now a canon ...

ISBN: 9781782116301

Binding: Paperback



by Amanda;DeJesus, Gina; Berry

"<b><i>'We have written here about terrible things that we never wanted to think about again . . . Now we want the world to know- we survived, we are free, we love life.'</i> </b> On May 6, 2013, Amanda Berry made headlines around the world ...

ISBN: 9780593075159

Binding: Paperback


Horrible Man

Sinister Secrets and Truths Untold: The Portland Hair Salon Murders

by Leonie Wallace

ISBN: 9780980672978

Binding: Paperback


I Know What You Are: The True Story of a Lonely Little Girl Abused by Those She Trusted Most

by Taylor Edison

The moving true story of a little girl with Asperger syndrome, controlled and abused by the one person she called her friend. Taylor had always struggled to make friends &#8211; she felt &#8216;different'. Taylor never knew her father and her ...

ISBN: 9780008148027

Binding: Paperback


I Survived Kerobokan

Behind the Bars of Bali's Most Notorious Prison

by Paul Conibeer

I Survived Kerobokan is the harrowing story of an innocent man jailed in Bali's infamous Kerobokan Prison. Paul Conibeer, a tourist, had his wallet and phone stolen by street kids and was falsely imprisoned for ten months after being unable to ...

ISBN: 9781921024702

Binding: Paperback