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Murder of the Century

By: Collins, Paul

Price: $6.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC: 2/25/2014

Seller ID: 9780307592217

ISBN: 0307592219

Condition: USED


"No writer better articulates ourinterest in the confluence of hope, eccentricity, and the timelessness of the bold and strange than Paul Collins."--DAVE EGGERS On Long Island, a farmer finds a duck pond turned red with blood. On the Lower East Side, two boys playing at a pier discover a floating human torso wrapped tightly in oilcloth. Blueberry pickers near Harlem stumble upon neatly severed limbs in an overgrown ditch. Clues to a horrifying crime are turning up all over New York, but the police are baffled: There are no witnesses, no motives, no suspects. The grisly finds that began... View more info

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Duel with the Devil: True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed

By: Collins, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC: 11/7/2015

Seller ID: 9780307956453

ISBN: 0307956458

Condition: USED


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Takedown: The Fall of the Last Mafia Empire

By: Cowan, Rick

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780399148750

ISBN: 0399148752

Condition: USED


Seldom has the netherworld of the mafia been revealed with such fascinating detail and sheer suspense. Like the classics of the genre-from "The Godfather" to "The French Connection" to "Wise Guy"-"Takedown" leads us to the inner ring of a conspiracy of corruption and terror that held the city in its grip for nearly fifty years. Rick Cowan was a young NYPD detective in 1992 when he dropped by a Brooklyn waterfront warehouse to investigate a recent fire bombing-only one in a string of interviews he considered routine. But what he found there was far from routine, for it would take him on a ... View more info

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Whitey Bulger: America's Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him t

By: Cullen, Kevin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC: 9/22/2016

Seller ID: 9780393087727

ISBN: 0393087727

Condition: USED


Raised in a South Boston housing project, James "Whitey" Bulger became the most wanted fugitive of his generation. In this riveting story, rich with family ties and intrigue, award-winning Boston Globe reporters Kevin Cullen and Shelley Murphy follow Whitey's extraordinary criminal career--from teenage thievery to bank robberies to the building of his underworld empire and a string of brutal murders. It was after a nine-year stint in Alcatraz and other prisons that Whitey reunited with his brother William "Billy" Bulger, who was soon to become one of Massachusetts's most powerful politician... View more info

Killer Department: Detective Viktor Burakov's Eight-Year Hunt for the Most Savag

By: Cullen, Robert

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 9780679422761

ISBN: 0679422765

Condition: USED


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Rise And Fall Of A 'Casino' Mobster: The Tony Spilotro Story Through A Hitman's

By: Cullotta, Frank

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9781942266952

ISBN: 1942266952

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Massacre in Milwaukee (The macabre case of Jeffrey Dahmer)

By: Dahmer/Jaeger, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WAUBESA PRESS:

Seller ID: 1878569090

ISBN: 1878569090

Condition: USED


When police officers opened Jeffery Dahmer's refrigerator door one steamy night in late July 1991, they discovered the remains of a series of crimes that shocked the world. Written in the weeks following these gory discoveries, this true crime classic explores the aftermath of the murders and their disturbing consequences for police officers and the public. View more info

Senatorial Privilege: The Chappaquiddick Cover-Up

By: Damore, Leo

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780440204169

ISBN: 044020416X

Condition: USED


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First Family

By: Dash, Mike

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 8/17/2014

Seller ID: 9781400067220

ISBN: 1400067227

Condition: USED


Before the notorious Five Families who dominated U.S. organized crime for a bloody half century, there was the one-fingered criminal genius Giuseppe Morello-known as "The Clutch Hand"-and his lethal coterie of associates. In The First Family, historian, journalist, and "New York Times "bestselling author Mike Dash brings to life this little-known story, following the rise of the Mafia in America from the 1890s to the 1920s, from the lawless villages of Sicily to the streets of Little Italy. Using an impressive array of primary sources-hitherto untapped Secret Service archives, prison records, ... View more info

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Homicide Miami: The Millionaire Killers

By: Davidson, Peter

Price: $2.00

Publisher: BERKLEY PUB GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780425229019

ISBN: 0425229017

Condition: USED


IT BEGAN WITH A DISAPPEARANCE On a balmy May night in Miami, Frank Griga and his girlfriend, Krisztina Furton, vanished from the face of the earth. Frank had made a fortune in the adult hotline business and had met Krisztina, an exotic dancer, while searching for models for his advertisements. Three weeks later, their torsos were found inside metal drums sunk in a murky canal. IT ENDED IN MURDER So began the unraveling of the most diabolical death-for-dollars plot in history. All evidence led investigators to Miami's Sun Gym--a Mecca for serious bodybuilders. The gym's owner, two... View more info

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Brain Defense: Murder in Manhattan and the Dawn of Neuroscience in America's Cou

By: Davis, Kevin

Price: $8.50

Seller ID: 9781594206337

ISBN: 1594206333

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Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and

By: Dawson, Kate Winkler

Price: $8.50

Seller ID: 9780316506861

ISBN: 0316506869

Condition: USED


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Bloodlines: The True Story of a Drug Cartel, the FBI, and the Battle for a Horse

By: Del Bosque, Melissa

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780062448484

ISBN: 006244848X

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Heist: The Oddball Crew Behind the $17 Million Loomis Fargo Theft

By: Diamant, Jeff

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9781492625162

ISBN: 1492625167

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No Angel

By: Dobyns, Jay

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 11/21/2011

Seller ID: 9780307405852

ISBN: 0307405850

Condition: USED


Here, from Jay Dobyns, the first federal agent to infiltrate the inner circle of the outlaw Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, is the inside story of the twenty-one-month operation that almost cost him his family, his sanity, and his life. Getting shot in the chest as a rookie agent, bartering for machine guns, throttling down the highway at 100 mph, and responding to a full-scale, bloody riot between the Hells Angels and their rivals, the Mongols-these are just a few of the high-adrenaline experiences Dobyns recounts in this action-packed, hard-to-imagine-but-true story. Dobyns leaves no s... View more info

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Rescue Artist: A True Story of Art, Thieves, and the Hunt for a Missing Masterpi

By: Dolnick, Edward

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 11/13/2013

Seller ID: 9780060531188

ISBN: 0060531185

Condition: USED


In the predawn hours of a gloomy February day in 1994, two thieves entered the National Gallery in Oslo and made off with one of the world's most famous paintings, Edvard Munch's Scream. It was a brazen crime committed while the whole world was watching the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. Baffled and humiliated, the Norwegian police turned to the one man they believed could help: a half English, half American undercover cop named Charley Hill, the world's greatest art detective.The Rescue Artist is a rollicking narrative that carries readers deep inside the art ... View more info

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Anyone You Want Me To Be

By: Douglas, John

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780743226356

ISBN: 0743226356

Condition: USED


JOHN DOUGLAS -- THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF "MINDHUNTER" AND THE UNDISPUTED MASTER PROFILER OF SERIAL CRIMINALS -- TELLS THE CHILLING TRUE STORY OF JOHN ROBINSON, THE INTERNET'S FIRST SERIAL MURDERER.In Olathe, Kansas, a balding, pudgy father of four sits in prison convicted on three counts of homicide -- two of capital murder -- and suspected in at least five other disappearances. During the last half of the 1990s, John Robinson exploited the Internet's active world of sadomasochism with horrific results. By haunting chat rooms, he pinpointed vulnerable women who were looking for romance and... View more info

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Journey Into Darkness

By: Douglas, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 10/28/2009

Seller ID: 9780684833040

ISBN: 0684833042

Condition: USED


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Obsession

By: Douglas, John

Price: $6.50

Publisher: 4/5/2010

Seller ID: 0684845601

ISBN: 0684845601

Condition: USED


In this eagerly awaited new book by the international best-selling authors of "Mindhunter" and "Journey into Darkness", master FBI profiler John Douglas takes us into the minds and souls of both the hunters and the hunted. The legendary former head of the FBI's Investigative Support Unit, Douglas was the pioneer of modern behavioral profiling of serial criminals. In "Mindhunter", we followed his development into a modern, real-life Sherlock Holmes as he tracked down the Atlanta child murderer, San Francisco's Trailside Killer, and Seattle's Green River Killer-- a chase that nearly cost him his... View more info

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Stolen Life

By: Dugard, Jaycee

Price: $6.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER: 8/30/2014

Seller ID: 9781451629194

ISBN: 1451629192

Condition: USED


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