361 books (19 pages) in this category

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


Glasgow: The Real Mean City

True Crime and Punishment in the Second City of the Empire

by Malcolm Archibald

There cannot be many cities where crime could mean anything from stealing a ship to singing a seditious song, but nineteenth-century Glasgow was a unique place with an amazing dynamism. This book chronicles the century-long struggle of the ...

ISBN: 9781845027377

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 ...

ISBN: 9781509843886

Binding: Paperback



by Jerry;Mustain, Gene; Capeci

"<B>John Gotti- Gangster, killer, celebrity. </B>From the tough streets of Queens to the heights of the American Mafia, John Gotti thought he was invincible. Ruthless, brutal and always immaculately dressed, he was known as the Teflon Don, ...

ISBN: 9780091943189

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 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: Inside Australia's Hardest Women's Jails

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



Murder and Mystery in Greenwich, America's Wealthiest Community

by Timothy Dumas

"Dumas brings an unusual sensitivity and clarity to this disturbing tale." -&nbsp;Publishers Weekly ...

ISBN: 9781611457087

Binding: Paperback


Guns Across the Border

How and Why the U.S. Government Smuggled Guns into Mexico: The Inside Story

by Mike Detty

The true and shocking story of an undercover smuggling... ...

ISBN: 9781620875995

Binding: Hardback


Hard Jacka

by Michael Lawriwsky

Michael Lawriwsky&#39;s insightful Hard Jacka breathes life into the real man behind the legend of Albert Jacka, VC&#45; &#39;Jacka&#39; to his superiors, &#39;Bert&#39; to his mates, &#39;our Albert&#39; to his proud mother.<BR><BR>Hard Jacka

ISBN: 9781921793882

Binding: Paperback


Harpertrue Fate - A Short Read - Cats In Heaven

by Jacky Newcomb

Amazing and inspirational stories from Jacky Newcomb show us that our beloved pets can communicate with us from the other side. Our pets are our family, our best friends and letting go of them is hugely difficult. In this collection of stories ...

ISBN: 9780008144470

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;Besser, Linton; McClymont

"<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



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


Hope: A Memoir of Survival

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: 9780552171601

Binding: Paperback


Horrible Man

Sinister Secrets and Truths Untold: The Portland Hair Salon Murders

by Leonie Wallace

ISBN: 9780980672978

Binding: Paperback