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True Life Stories of Crooks, Con Men & Courtesans

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Sydney, Octopus: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11754


318 pages, over 100 illustrations. Contains over 50 stories of swindlers rakes & playboys, some of the world's greeatest scandals. Foxing inside dustjacket, which is torn and split at top edge back cover.750gms weight. ; 8vo View more info

CRIME OF THE CENTURY The Lindbergh Kidnapping Hoax

By: Ahlgren, Gregory and Monier, Stephen

Price: $16.30

Publisher: London, Impala Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16511


Index, notes and bibliography, re-examination of the investigation into the kidnapping case which questions the role Lindbergh played and the thoroughness of evidence examined. 510gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages View more info

THE LAST GANGSTER From Cop to Wiseguy to FBI Informatant : Big Ron Previte and the Fall of the American Mob

By: Anastasia, George

Price: $8.88

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20196


Insight into the American underworld. 500gms weight; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages View more info

Free Alister, Dunn, and Anderson the ananda marga conspiracy case

By: Anderson, Timothy G. & Tim Anderson

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Wild & Woolley: 1985

Seller ID: 19609


Yellowed paper; True story of the Hilton Bombing. 200gms weight; Remainder; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 256 pages View more info

TRUE SEA STORIES

By: Aston, Paul

Price: $11.35

Publisher: London, Siena: 1998

Seller ID: 20245


Weight 260 grms ; Giant Books; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pages View more info

THREE WEEKS IN BALI A Personal Account of the Bali Bombing

By: Atkinson, Alan

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian Broadcasting Commission: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15370


150 grams weight. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 111 pages View more info

STEALING HISTORY Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, and the Looting of the Ancient World

By: Atwood, Roger

Price: $11.35

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 2004

Seller ID: 23314


Index. 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages View more info

Fugitive Days A Memoir

By: Ayers, Bill

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28176


Life on the run as an activist during Vietnam Protests of 1960s America. 650gms weight; 9.32 X 6.42 X 1.04 inches; 304 pages View more info

A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal

By: Balen, Malcolm

Price: $21.25

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2003

Seller ID: 20278


Index, bibliography. Weight 250 grams. Remainder mark to base; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 260 pages View more info

THE MAFIA The First Hundred Years

By: Balsamo, William and Carpozi, George Jr

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Virgin Books:

Seller ID: 18465


No crease to spine, light crease top corner front cover; First published as 'Crime Incorporated'. 2002 reprint. 255 gms weight; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 464 pages View more info

LORD JUSTICE BIRKETT

By: Bardens, Dennis

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Limited: 1962

Seller ID: 22072


Index, accounts of crimes and behind the scenes of life of a famous criminal lawyer and judge. 600gms weight; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages View more info

DEATH'S ACRE Inside the Legendary "Body Farm"

By: Bass, Bill and Jefferson, Jon

Price: $14.65

Publisher: UK, Time Warner Books: 2003

Seller ID: 20215


Index. William Bass a pioneering forensic scientist and the man behind Cornwell's The Body Farm. Weight 520 grams ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 299 pages View more info

NO BONE UNTURNED From Waco to Croatia: the Adventures of a Top Forensic Scientist

By: Benedict, Jeff

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Harper-Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13636


Has been well read but is still a good copy, no crease to spine. ; Index. No Bone Unturned is a riveting story of Dr Douglas Owsley's life and provides an intriguing look at the world of forensic science .330gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages View more info

EXECUTIONS The Legal Ways of Death

By: Bishop, George V

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, Sherbourne Press, Inc: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17715


Faded spine, wear to edges and corners of jacket. ; Survey of legal ways of death throughout the world, history of methods and some case studies. 500gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages View more info

Great Australian Scandals

By: Blaikie, George

Price: $9.93

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10398


214p, illustrated. Dustjacket has closed tears to top front corner and base of spineback cover. Minor wear to base of book. White paper.500gms weight. ; 8vo View more info

Wild women of Sydney

By: Blaikie, George

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1980

Seller ID: 30787


1981 reprint. Clipping from Daily Mirror February 18, 1983 loosely inserted. "Kitty Queen of the Crims" article describes tremendous effort required to bring an idea about Tilly Devine into a movie. Journos John Burney and Phil Cornford. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages View more info

Bugged! Legal Police Telephone Taps Expose the Mr Bigs of Australia's Drug Trade

By: Bottom Bob

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18800


Crease to bottom of frontcover; 160p, index, b/w photos. Remaindermark to base. 250gms weight; Remainder; 8vo View more info

Inside Victoria : a Chronicle of Scandal

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pan Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27889


218p, index, "Chronicles the fall from grace of the Garden State in the context of lessons of the past. "Yellowed paper, ; 12mo View more info

CONNECTIONS II Crime Rackets and Networks of Influence in Australia

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sun: 1987

Seller ID: 28253


Index. Second book on organised crime in Australia. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages View more info

Taken in Contempt When Parents Abduct Their Own Children

By: Bowles, Robin

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Pan Macmillan: 2001

Seller ID: 25506


The author's own grandchild was taken to France by his french mother, other cases are included. 600gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 357 pages View more info