428 books (22 pages) in this category
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 ...
by Lenny Hamilton
In March 1969, Ronnie and Reggie Kray were sentenced to 30 years for the gangland killings of George Cornell and Jack the Hat McVitie. But why such strong sentences? Were there other murders that werent talked about at trial? The truth is ...
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 ...
The Untold Story of Americas Most Prolific Serial Killer
by Ann McElhinney
by Jerry;Mustain, Gene; Capeci
"John Gotti- Gangster, killer, celebrity. 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, because no ...
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. Edited
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 ingenuity.
Murder and Mystery in Greenwich, America's Wealthiest Communiity
by Timothy Dumas
"Dumas brings an unusual sensitivity and clarity to this disturbing tale." - Publishers Weekly ...
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... ...
The True History of the White City Devil
by Adam Selzer
by Gordon Burn
Gordon Burn's Happy Like Murderers is a disturbing catalogue of the manner in which Frederick and Rosemary West raped, tortured and killed. It spares none of the utterly sordid details. ...
by Michael Lawriwsky
Michael Lawriwsky's insightful Hard Jacka breathes life into the real man behind the legend of Albert Jacka, VC- 'Jacka' to his superiors, 'Bert' to his mates, 'our Albert' to his proud mother.Hard Jacka is a superb ...
by PETER EDWARDS
You could call Bernie Guindon the Sonny Barger of Canadian bikers (but not to his face). The founder of Satan's Choice, Guindon led what was in the 1960s the second-largest biker club in the world (after the Hells Angels, which Bernie would join
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 ...
by Lydia Davies
Lydia was 19 years old and enjoying university with a loving family and great friends when she became anorexic. The doctors told her that she would die. This is Lydia's account of what anorexia did to her, how it changed her and how it impacted ...
by Peters Virginia
by Kate;Besser, Linton; McClymont
"Queensland had the Fitzgerald Inquiry and the Moonlight State. New South Wales has Eddie Obeid. Meet Australia's most corrupt politician whose brazen misdeeds were said to be on a scale "unexceeded since the days of the Rum Corps". From the ...
The Oddball Crew Behind the $17 Million Loomis Fargo Theft
by Jeff Diamant
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 cash.
Van Diemens Land
by Paul Collins
Alexander Pearce and seven of his fellow convicts escaped from gaol in 1822 into one of the most unique and beautiful places on earth – the Tasmanian wilderness. This classic Australian story details the men’s attempt to free ...
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. ...