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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78

ISBN: 0762102772

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Breaking the Rock: The Great Escape From Alcatraz

By: Babyak, Jolene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, USA, Ariel Vamp Press: 2001

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRU52

ISBN: 0961875232

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 406g, 275pgs. In 1962, three prisoners escaped from Alcatraz - the most maximum security prison in the US. How did they do it? Who helped them? Did they make it? Jolene Babyak's father was the acting warden. This book exposes the story of how the most famous escape attempt in IS history caused the prison to be abandoned nine months later. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The... View more info

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Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Body Farm

By: Bass, Bill; and Jefferson, Jon

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, UK, Time Warner Books UK: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU7

ISBN: 0751534463

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 278gms, 345 pages. This is the story of Dr William Bass and the first, and only, institution in the world dedicated to research into the timing of post-mortem human decomposition. The book also shows how numerous killers were brought to justice through Dr Bass' work. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Body Farm

By: Bass, Bill; and Jefferson, Jon

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, UK, Time Warner Books UK: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU42

ISBN: 0751534463

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 278gms, 345 pages. This is the story of Dr William Bass and the first, and only, institution in the world dedicated to research into the timing of post-mortem human decomposition. The book also shows how numerous killers were brought to justice through Dr Bass' work. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Body Farm

By: Bass, Bill; and Jefferson, Jon

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, UK, Time Warner Books UK: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU5003

ISBN: 0751534463

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 278gms, 345 pages. This is the story of Dr William Bass and the first, and only, institution in the world dedicated to research into the timing of post-mortem human decomposition. The book also shows how numerous killers were brought to justice through Dr Bass' work. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Terminate With Extreme Prejudice

By: Belfield, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU1

ISBN: 0330423150

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 280gms, 311 pages. An expose of the assassination game, its killers and their paymasters. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock... View more info

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Wolf of Wall Street, The

By: Belfort, Jordan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hachette Australia: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA155

ISBN: 0733622623

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 788gms, 518 pages. In the 1990s Jordan Belfort became one of the most infamous names in American finance. Now in a tell all autobiography, Belfort narrates a tale of greed, power and excess that all came crashing down. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Murderer Hunters, The: The Detectives' Inside Stories

By: Bell, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Andre Deutsch Limited: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU54

ISBN: 0233001611

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 234g, 255pgs. This book tells the fascinating stories of how some of the most frightening, cold-blooded murderers the world has ever known were brought to justice. The detectives involved in each case recall in detail how they got inside the minds of these brutal killers, doggedly following the twists and turns of each murder trail. Killers featured include: David Berkowitz; The Hillside Stranglers; David Carpenter; Bobby Joe Long; The Menende... View more info

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When the Bough Breaks: The True Story of Child Killer Kathleen Folbigg

By: Benns, Matthew

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Bantam Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU102

ISBN: 1863254234

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 254gms, 316 pages. This book exposes the secret life of Australia's worst convicted female serial killer, a woman jailed for the unthinkable crime of killing her own children. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Suddenly One Sunday: The True Story of the Port Arthur Tragedy Based on Eyewitness Accounts

By: Bingham, Mike

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU104

ISBN: 0732257883

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 292gms, 178 pages. This is the true story of that terrible day at Port Arthur when lone gunman, Martin Bryant, opened fire with semi-automatic weapons at the Broad Arow Cafe claiming 35 lives and injuring many more. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page and some mild water damage to rear few pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dark Star: The Satanic Rites of Gilles De Rais

By: Black, Candice

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Creation Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU35

ISBN: 1840681152

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 400gms, 302 pages. Dark Star4 is a testament to the enduring legend of Gilles de Rais and his mythic alter ego, Barbe-Bleue, and the way in which the two have fused in the popular imagination. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking f... View more info

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Shadow of Shame: How the Mafia Got Away with the Murder of Donald Mackay

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $8.50

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU69

ISBN: 0725105585

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 272gms, 226 pages. Shadow of Shame is the shocking story of how the mafia planned and executed the murder of Donald Bruce Mackay in Griffith New South Wales, an anti-drugs campaigner. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Shadow of Shame: How the Mafia Got Away with the Murder of Donald Mackay

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $8.50

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU500

ISBN: 0725105585

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 272gms, 226 pages. Shadow of Shame is the shocking story of how the mafia planned and executed the murder of Donald Bruce Mackay in Griffith New South Wales, an anti-drugs campaigner. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Connections: Crime Rackets and Networks of Influence Down-Under

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU501

ISBN: 0725104910

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 236gms, 122 pages. This book gives a disturbing insight into the extraordinary connections between the American mafia and Australian organised crime identities. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Without Fear or Favour

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $8.50

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU502

ISBN: 0725104538

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, first edition, 286gms, 170 pages. Crime bosses, Mafia hit men, drug merchants, illegal bookmakers, as well as people in power, all have tried to stop investigative journalist, Bob Bottom. Here are some of his stories about organized crime in Australia. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Corners and edges show some bumping and curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Inside Victoria: A Chronicle of Scandal

By: Bottom, Bob; Silvester, John; Noble, Tom; and Daley, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chippendale, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU503

ISBN: 0330272616

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 176gms, 216 pages. This book exposes Victoria's we-know-best society - a holier than thou syndrome that has sheltered crime and corruption, legal nonsense, and political and economic ineptitude. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Taken in Contempt: When Parents Abduct Their Own Children

By: Bowles, Robin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SELPAR73

ISBN: 073291101X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 570gms, 357 pages. Taken in Contempt is the extraordinary account of Robin's family's own loss woven together with the stories of other parents of abducted children. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. Wit... View more info

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Australian Crime: Chilling Tales of Our Time

By: Brown, Malcolm (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Lansdowne Australian Pty Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU114

ISBN: 1863023127

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 724gms, 256 pages. This is an enthralling account of the changing nature of crime throughout Australia over the years, a detailed case-by-case look at some of the mostchilling events and colourful characters in our history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Prisons and Punishments of London

By: Byrne, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Harrap Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR92

ISBN: 0245546782

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 788g, 211pgs. This book is the first full survey of London's many prisons throughout the ages, from the Tower to Pentonville, and of the punishments meted out to felons. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in very good condition with on... View more info

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Criminal Shadows: Inside the Mind of the Serial Killer

By: Canter, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1994

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRU5

ISBN: 0002552159

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 788gms, 305 pages. A gripping insight into Britain's most notorious serial-killer investigations and providing a unique understanding of what turns people into appallingly violent criminals, David Canter's book is the highly accessible account of his experiences as Britain's leading pioneer in the revolutionary new science of criminal psychological profiling and a devastating reinterpretation of t... View more info