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Jack the Ripper : The Facts

By: Begg, Paul; Skinner, Keith; Fido, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Robson Books: 2004

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 027755

ISBN: 1861056877

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with a sl. slant to spine. View more info

Snouts in the Trough : a True Story of the Undewrworld and the Brotherhood Beyind the Badge PLUS Court in the Middle : a True Story of Cocaine, Police, Corruption and Prison

By: Fraser, Andrew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant:

Seller ID: 031378

Condition: Very Good


Two books by former criminal lawyer Andrew Fraser (Snouts in the Trough published 2010) and Court in the Middle published 2007). Both books internally unmarked, Snouts in the Trough with sl. creasing to wraps, Court in the Middle with small closed tear to lower front spine fold. "True life really is stranger and more frightening than fiction," View more info

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Go Down Together: The True, Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde

By: Guinn, Jeff

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2010

Seller ID: 029714

ISBN: 1416557075

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, no creasing to spine, minimal shelfwear to wraps, pages lightly tanned, remainder mark to upper fore-edges. View more info

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Dead Run: The Untold Story of Dennis Stockton and America's Only Mass Escape from Death Row

By: Jackson, Joe;Burke, William F. Jr.;Stockton, Dennis W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1999

Seller ID: 019636

ISBN: 0812932064

Condition: Very Good


PO gift inscription title page. Introduction by William Styron. View more info

Trial and Terror

By: Kahn, Joan (edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton Ltd.: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030700

ISBN: 0241891213

Condition: Very Good


"An omnibus of suspense, fact and fiction." An unmarked copy in excellent condition. D/W intact, spine faded. View more info

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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective

By: Kate Summerscale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Walker Books: 2008

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 030275

ISBN: 0802715354

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book - "a mesmerising portrait of one of England's first detectives and the gruesome murder investigation that nearly destroyed him." View more info

Notorious Australian True Crime Stories

By: Kidd, Paul B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Five Mile Press: 2013

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029295

ISBN: 1743467605

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with faint crease to lower right corner front panel. More true crime stories from Sydney broadcaster Paul Kidd. View more info

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Crimwife

By: Levin, Tanya

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Inc.: 2012

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028445

ISBN: 1863955747

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal shelfwear to wraps. Pages 127-136 with sl waviness but unmarked and no other evidence of water damage. View more info

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Gangland Bosses: The Lives Of Jack Spot And Billy Hill

By: Morton, James;Parker, Gerry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Time Warner: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 025398

ISBN: 0316859915

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with sl. slanted spine and age tanned pages. View more info

Gun Nation

By: Nelson, Zed

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.K., Westzone: 2000

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 028365

ISBN: 0953743837

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked "gift quality"book with a thoughtful foreward by photographer Zed Nelson. In these days of ongoing discussion and debate about gun control, this book has lost none of its irelevance in the years since publication. View more info

Pentridge : behind the bluestone Walls

By: Osborne, Don

Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Echo Publishing: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029265

ISBN: 1760068543

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, sl. edgewear to wraps. "This book offers an insider's reflections on how the prison emerged as it did, and is supplemented by a stunning pictorial section." View more info

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When Men Kill: Scenarios of Masculine Violence

By: Polk, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge Univ Pr: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: 021973

ISBN: 0521468086

Condition: Very Good


This book describes various patterns of homicide that involve men killing women and other men. A qualitative study, it eschews heavy use of statistics to focus on case studies. Kenneth Polk then establishes the themes that run through four specific "scenarios of violence." When Men Kill discusses the role of gender and class in homicide and raises a number of important policy issues. It also asks pertinent questions about the nature of masculinity. It will sharpen international understandings of homicide, while the comprehensive classification scheme it develops will be of importance to crimin... View more info

Underbelly : Where the bodies Are Buried

By: Silvester, John; Rule, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Sly Ink: 2015

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028708

ISBN: 098071706X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked apparently unread book. " These are the stories of cold cases and crooks who run red hot. The whodunits, the who didn't do it and those who got away with doing it. Good cops, bad cops and those who face a lifetime of torment for just doing the job. And ordinary people who show extraordinary courage when faced by evil." View more info

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Death in the Everglades: The Murder of Guy Bradley, America's First Martyr to Environmentalism (Florida History and Culture)

By: Stuart B. McIver

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2003

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 029188

ISBN: 0813026717

Condition: Nr. Fine


Inscribed by the author to previous owner on title page, otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. View more info

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Alcatraz-1259

By: William G. Baker

Price: $22.00

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2013

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 029310

ISBN: 148275407X

Condition: Very Good


"A true account of life at Alcatraz written by a former prisoner." Inscribed to PO by author but o/w unbmarked and in very good condition. View more info