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Mafia's Greatest Hits: Ranking, Rating, and Appraising the Big Rubou

By: Jacobs, Dabid H.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CITADEL PR:

Seller ID: 9780806527574

ISBN: 0806527579

Condition: USED


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Gangsters

By: Jacobs, Timothy

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780792452690

ISBN: 0792452690

Condition: USED


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Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage

By: Javers, Eamon

Price: $4.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780061697203

ISBN: 0061697206

Condition: USED


In this penetrating work of investigative and historical journalism, Eamon Javers explores the dangerous and combustible power spies hold over international business.Today's global economy has a dark underbelly: the world of corporate espionage. Using cutting-edge technology, age-old techniques of deceit and manipulation, and sheer talent, spies act as the hidden puppeteers of globalized businesses. They control markets, determine prices, influence corporate decisions, and manage the flow of data and information of some of the world's biggest corporations. In his gripping and alarming bo... View more info

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Breaking Free: How I Escaped Polygamy, the FLDS Cult, and My Father, Warren Jeff

By: Jeffs, Rachel

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9780062670526

ISBN: 0062670522

Condition: USED


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Strange Piece of Paradise

By: Jentz, Terri

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 10/26/2015

Seller ID: 9780374134983

ISBN: 0374134987

Condition: USED


In the summer of 1977, Terri Jentz and her Yale roommate, Shayna Weiss, make a cross-country bike trip. They pitch a tent in the desert of central Oregon. As they are sleeping, a man in a pickup truck deliberately runs over the tent. He then attacks them with an ax. The horrific crime is reported in newspapers across the country." "No one is ever arrested. Both women survive, but Shayna suffers from amnesia, while Terri is left alone with memories of the attack. Their friendship is shattered. Fifteen years later, Terri returns to the small town where she was nearly murdered, on the first o... View more info

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Boardwalk Empire

By: Johnson, Nelson

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PLEXUS PUB INC (NJ): 3/11/2015

Seller ID: 9780966674866

ISBN: 0966674863

Condition: USED


Providing the inspiration and source material for the upcoming HBO series produced by Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese and Emmy Award-winning screenwriter Terence Winter, this riveting and wide-reaching history explores the sordid past of Atlantic City--forever a freewheeling town long-dedicated to the fast buck--from the city's heyday as a Prohibition-era mecca of lawlessness to its rebirth as a legitimate casino resort in the modern era. A colorful cast of powerful characters, led by "Commodore" Kuehnle and "Nucky" Johnson, populates this stranger-than-fiction account of corrup... View more info

Others Unknown : The Oklahoma City Bombing Conspiracy

By: Jones, Stephen

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781891620072

ISBN: 189162007X

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Death in Belmont

By: Junger, Sebastian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 9/10/2014

Seller ID: 9780060742690

ISBN: 0060742690

Condition: USED


In the spring of 1963, the quiet suburb of Belmont, Massachusetts, is rocked by a shocking murder that fits the pattern of the infamous Boston Strangler, still at large. Hoping for a break in the case, the police arrest Roy Smith, a black ex-con whom the victim hired to clean her house. Smith is hastily convicted of the murder, but the Strangler's terror continues. And through it all, one man escapes the scrutiny of the police: a carpenter working at the time at the Belmont home of young Sebastian Junger and his parents--a man named Albert From the acclaimed author of A Perfect Storm com... View more info

Murder of Innocence: The Tragic Life and Final Rampage of Laurie Dann

By: Kaplan, Joel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 5/3/2011

Seller ID: 9780446515726

ISBN: 0446515728

Condition: USED


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History of Torture and Execution

By: Kellaway, Jean

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781585741458

ISBN: 1585741450

Condition: USED


Throughout history, cultures around the world have found justice for the most extreme crimes by condemning the guilty to death. Retribution has been sought by many methods, from beheading, garroting, entombment, and burning to modern means such as electrocution and lethal injection. For the infliction of torturous pain, even more ingenious devices have been employed. While torture has usually been carried out behind closed doors, it is only recently that executions have ceased to be a popular public spectacle."The History of Torture and Execution" examines these fascinating but grisly subje... View more info

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Devil in the Groove

By: King, Gilbert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 6/16/2014

Seller ID: 9780061792267

ISBN: 0061792268

Condition: USED


Devil in the Grove is the winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction.Arguably the most important American lawyer of the twentieth century, Thurgood Marshall was on the verge of bringing the landmark suit Brown v. Board of Education before the U.S. Supreme Court when he became embroiled in a case that threatened to change the course of the civil rights movement and cost him his life.In 1949, Florida's orange industry was booming, and citrus barons got rich on the backs of cheap Jim Crow labor with the help of Sheriff Willis V. McCall, who ruled Lake County with murderous ... View more info

Life and Death of Pretty Boy Floyd

By: King, Jeffery S.

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780873385824

ISBN: 0873385829

Condition: USED


Charles Arthur Floyd, better known as Pretty Boy Floyd (1904-1934), was one of the last of the so-called Robin Hood outlaws in the tradition of Jesse James, Billy the Kid, and John Dillinger. He engaged in numerous bank-robbing exploits across the Midwest until federal agents and local police shot him down near East Liverpool, Ohio, on October 22, 1934 -- a feat which helped build the image of the modern FBI. This detailed account of his life, crimes, and death makes extensive use of FBI reports, government records, local newspapers, and contemporary journalistic accounts.Neither highly int... View more info

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Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade

By: Kirn, Walter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: LIVERIGHT:

Seller ID: 9780871404510

ISBN: 0871404516

Condition: USED


In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn--then a young novelist struggling with fatherhood and a dissolving marriage--set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from an animal shelter in Montana to the New York apartment of one Clark Rockefeller, a secretive young banker and art collector. Thus began a fifteen-year relationship that drew Kirn deep into the fun-house world of an outlandish, eccentric son of privilege who, one day, would be shockingly unmasked as a brazen serial impostor and brutal double-murderer. Kirn's one-of-a-kind story, already excerpted ... View more info

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Pilgrim's Wilderness: A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier

By: Kizzia, Tom

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC:

Seller ID: 9780307587824

ISBN: 0307587827

Condition: USED


"Into the Wild" meets "Helter Skelter" in this riveting true story of a modern-day homesteading family in the deepest reaches of the Alaskan wilderness - and of the chilling secrets of its maniacal, spellbinding patriarch. When Papa Pilgrim appeared in the Alaska frontier outpost of McCarthy with his wife and fifteen children in tow, his new neighbors had little idea of the trouble to come. The Pilgrim Family presented themselves as a shining example of the homespun Christian ideal, with their proud piety and beautiful old-timey music, but their true story ran dark and deep. Within weeks, ... View more info

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Life After Darkness: Finding Healing and Happiness After the Cleveland Kidnappin

By: Knight, Michelle

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9781602865648

ISBN: 1602865647

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Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Mos

By: Kolhatkar, Sheelah

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780812995800

ISBN: 0812995805

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Under The Banner of Heaven

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ANCHOR: 3/21/2015

Seller ID: 9781400032808

ISBN: 1400032806

Condition: USED


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Under the Banner of Heaven

By: Krakauer, Jon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL: 4/26/2012

Seller ID: 9780385509510

ISBN: 0385509510

Condition: USED


Jon Krakauer's literary reputation rests on insightful chronicles of lives conducted at the outer limits. In UNDER THE BANNER OF HEAVEN, he shifts his focus from extremes of physical adventure to extremes of religious belief within our own borders. At the core of his book is an appalling double murder committed by two Mormon Fundamentalist brothers, Ron and Dan Lafferty, who insist they received a revelation from God commanding them to kill their blameless victims. Beginning with a meticulously researched account of this"divinely inspired" crime, Krakauer constructs a multilayered, bone-chilli... View more info

Little Man: Meyer Lansky and the Gangster Life

By: Lacey, Robert

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 10/28/2015

Seller ID: 9780316511681

ISBN: 0316511684

Condition: USED


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Malice In Wonderland: The Inside Story of the Police Investigation of The Laurel

By: Lange, Tom/Souza

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 9780692973615

ISBN: 0692973613

Condition: USED


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