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Fruit Palace

By: Nicholl, Charles

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780099274049

ISBN: 0099274043

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Boss of Bosses: The Fall of the Godfather- The FBI and Paul Castellano

By: O'Brien, Joseph F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780440212294

ISBN: 0440212294

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Crusaders, Gangsters, and Whiskey: Prohibition in Memphis

By: O'Daniel, Patrick

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 9781496820044

ISBN: 1496820045

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Underboss: The Rise and Fall of a Mafia Family

By: O'Neill, Gerard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PUBLIC AFFAIRS:

Seller ID: 9781586481087

ISBN: 1586481088

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On February 26, 1986, Mafia underboss Gennaro Angiulo was convicted of racketeering and sentenced to forty-five years in prison. In The Underboss, bestselling authors Dick Lehr and Gerard O'Neill tell the story of the fall of the house of Angiulo. The Federal Bureau of Investigation, aided in part by the Irish Mob's Whitey Bulger, entered the Boston Mafia's headquarters in Boston's North End early one morning in 1981 and began to compile the evidence that would lead to the entire upper tier of one of the most profitable and ruthless criminal enterprises in America. Originally published in h... View more info

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And the Dead Shall Rise

By: Oney, Steve

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 9/29/2009

Seller ID: 9780679421474

ISBN: 0679421475

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Vulgar Favors: The Assassination of Gianni Versace

By: Orth, Maureen

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780385334358

ISBN: 0385334354

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Crime Album Stories: Paris 1886-1902

By: Parry, Eugenia

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 9783908247180

ISBN: 3908247187

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Proceeding from an intriguing photo album documenting some 30 murders committed in Paris between 1887 and 1902, Eugenia Parry has created a truly innovative work of historical narrative. At first glance it might appear as an ordinary collection of crime stories, but Parry has gone much further. Her well-trained eye analyzes the images, mostly taken by Alphonse Bertillon, a pioneer of criminal science working for Paris police. Based on extensive research into the crimes documented in the album she tells stories which go beyond mere descriptions of crimes and motifs. Consciously oscillating betw... View more info

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People Who Eat Darkness

By: Parry, Richard Lloyd

Price: $6.00

Publisher: FARRAR STRAUS & GIROUX: 2/21/2015

Seller ID: 9780374230593

ISBN: 0374230595

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Lucie Blackman--tall, blond, twenty-one years old--stepped out into the vastness of Tokyo in the summer of 2000, and disappeared forever. The following winter, her dismembered remains were found buried in a seaside cave. Richard Lloyd Parry, an award-winning foreign correspondent, covered Lucie's disappearance and followed the massive search for her, the long investigation, and the even longer trial. Over ten years, he earned the trust of her family and friends, won unique access to the Japanese detectives and Japan's convoluted legal system, and delved deep into the mind of the man accused of... View more info

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All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez, the Superstar Whose L

By: Patterson, James/Abramovich, A

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780316412650

ISBN: 0316412651

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After the Eclipse: A Mother's Murder, a Daughter's Search

By: Perry, Sarah

Price: $8.50

Seller ID: 9780544302655

ISBN: 0544302656

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Kingpin: How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground

By: Poulsen, Kevin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BROADWAY BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780307588692

ISBN: 0307588696

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Former hacker Kevin Poulsen has, over the past decade, built a reputation as one of the top investigative reporters on the cybercrime beat. In Kingpin, he pours his unmatched access and expertise into book form for the first time, delivering a gripping cat-and-mouse narrative--and an unprecedented view into the twenty-first century's signature form of organized crime. The word spread through the hacking underground like some unstoppable new virus: Someone--some brilliant, audacious crook--had just staged a hostile takeover of an online criminal network that siphoned billions of dollars fro... View more info

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Monster of Florence

By: Preston, Douglas

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 4/27/2016

Seller ID: 9780446581196

ISBN: 0446581194

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In the nonfiction tradition of John Berendt ("Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil") and Erik Larson ("The Devil in the White City"), "New York Times "bestselling author Douglas Preston presents a gripping account of crime and punishment in the lush hills surrounding Florence, Italy.In 2000, Douglas Preston fulfilled a dream to move his family to Italy. Then he discovered that the olive grove in front of their 14th century farmhouse had been the scene of the most infamous double-murders in Italian history, committed by a serial killer known as the Monster of Florence. Preston, intrigued... View more info

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Inside Alcatraz: My Time on the Rock

By: Quillen, Jim

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9781784750664

ISBN: 1784750662

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Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America's Most Powerful Mafi

By: Raab, Selwyn

Price: $17.50

Seller ID: 9780312300944

ISBN: 0312300948

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Genovese, Gambino, Bonnano, Colombo and Lucchese. For decades these Five Families ruled New York and built the American Mafia (or Cosa Nostra) into an underworld empire. Today, the Mafia is an endangered species, battered and beleaguered by aggressive investigators, incompetent leadership, betrayals and generational changes that produced violent and unreliable leaders and recruits. A twenty year assault against the five families in particular blossomed into the most successful law enforcement campaign of the last century. "Five Families" is the vivid story of the rise and fall of New York'... View more info

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Bright and Guilty Place: Murder, Corruption, and L.A.'s Scandalous Coming of Age

By: Rayner, RIchard

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780385509701

ISBN: 0385509707

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A captivating chronicle of how the City of Angels lost its soulLos Angeles was the fastest growing city in the world, mad with oil fever, get-rich-quick schemes, celebrity scandals, and religious fervor. It was also rife with organized crime, with a mayor in the pocket of the syndicates and a DA taking bribes to throw trials. In "A Bright and Guilty Place," Richard Rayner narrates the entwined lives of two men, Dave Clark and Leslie White, who were caught up in the crimes, murders, and swindles of the day. Over a few transformative years, as the boom times shaded into the Depression, the... View more info

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Aftermath, Inc.: Cleaning Up After CSI Goes Home

By: Reavill, Gil

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 8/15/2012

Seller ID: 9781592402960

ISBN: 1592402968

Condition: USED


A crime writer who thought he could handle anything confronts the worst of everything. Violent and unattended deaths...suicide...forensics...viral pathology...crime scene myths...The stories behind Aftermath, Inc. are stranger than fiction, and utterly human and compelling. Like most people, true-crime writer Gil Reavill had never actually experienced a fresh crime scene. That is, until he met Tim Reifsteck and Chris Wilson, owners of Aftermath, Inc., a company in the new field of "bioremediation." In the mid-80s, when a sea change occurred in the way biohazard clean-up was handled, no on... View more info

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American Mafia: A History of Its Rise to Power

By: Reppetto, Thomas

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Seller ID: 9780805072105

ISBN: 0805072101

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A history of the rise of the Mafia in the world of crime and in the mainstream American political and economic life Organized crime-the Italian American kind-has long been a source of popular entertainment and legend. Now, Thomas Reppetto provides a balanced history of the Mafia's rise-from the 1880s to the post-WWII era-that is as exciting and readable as it is authoritative. Structuring his narrative around a series of case histories featuring such infamous characters as Lucky Luciano and Al Capone, Reppetto draws on a lifetime of field experience and access to unseen documents to sh... View more info

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Our Father Who Art in Hell: The Life and Death of Jim Jones

By: Reston, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IUNIVERSE INC:

Seller ID: 9780595167432

ISBN: 0595167438

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Blood in the Fields: Ten Years Inside California's Nuestra Familia Gang

By: Reynolds, Julia

Price: $7.50

Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PR:

Seller ID: 9781613749692

ISBN: 1613749694

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Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detectiv

By: Ricca, Brad

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9781250160836

ISBN: 1250160839

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