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Wild Men of Sydney

by Pearl, Cyril & Pearl, Irma

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Published
1970
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Universal Books, Melbourne, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. 700 g; 256pp., foreword, list of illustrations, 3 appendices. Texts illustrated by black and white contemporary photographs, sketches and illustrations. Red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. . Illustrated dustwrapper, showing various underworld figures from Sydney in the early 1900s,… Read more
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the society murders – the true story of the Wales-King murders

by Bonney, Hilary

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9781741141207
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AU$7.29

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Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2003. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. second-hand copy previous owner's name at the top of the first page, no other damage to describe. Illustrated with a central section of colour photographs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], 258 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s).… Read more
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Nightmare in Bangkok: The Incredible True Account of Survival in a Thai Prison

by Botts, Andy

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9789810813017
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AU$9.28

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Monsoon Books, Singapore, 2009. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: black-and-white photographs. second-hand copy, small crease at the lower right-hand corner of the front cover, no other damage. No annotations. the author was arrested with heroin in his possession at Bangkok's international airport and narrowly escaped execution by firing squad – this is his story Size:… Read more
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Enemies of the State

by Priest, Tim

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781741108705
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New Holland, Sydney, 2009. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 500 g; 772 pages, includes references. In original photographic illustrated softcover binding. The book is second-hand but shows no signs of damage. The 2nd book by a former police detective revealing the scandals, blunders and media propaganda within the powerbrokers of our society.… Read more
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Justice Delayed: How Britain Became a Refuge for Nazi War Criminals

by Cesarani, David

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781842121269
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Phoenix Press, United Kingdom, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. 600 g; X, 342 pages, appendices, bibliography and sources, index, eight pages of black-and-white photographs, in photographic illustrated paperback binding. previous owner's rubber name stamp at the lower right-hand corner of the first page. No other damage, no other annotations. … Read more
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The Damage Done - Twelve Years Of Hell In A Bangkok Prison

by Fellows, Warren with Jack Marks

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780330361477
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Pan Macmillan, Sydney, 1997. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a secondhand book with no damage. In 1978 the author was convicted of heroin traffic in Thailand and was sentenced to life imprisonment. Brutally honest and repentance of his initial crime, Warren talks about the decade of his life he lost in leg irons. Size: Mid Sized… Read more
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Sweetheart Killers

by Castleton , Chloe

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781845297916
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Magpie Books, London, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy with no damage, no annotations. The book is of stories of true lovers who kill, starting with Bonnie and Clyde, Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, Pauline Parker and Juliet Hulme among others Full number line. Size: Trade Paperback. 312 pages. Please refer to… Read more
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the official tape-recorded confessions of the Boston strangler

by Rae, George William – edited with a commentary

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Published
1967
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Tandem-Ortolan, London, 1967. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, very slight rubbing of the surface of both the front and rear panels, no other damage, no annotations. Albert DeSalvo confessed to the killings while serving a life sentence for unrelated crimes, but was never charged and recounted his confession before being stabbed to… Read more
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Crimes That Shocked Australia

by Ferguson, Ian

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781921221569
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Brolga Publishing, Melbourne, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. From the best-selling author of Murders that Shocked Australia comes another true crime anthology of shocking proportions. With enough gruesome tales to send shivers up your spine, join Ian Ferguson as he documents the most memorable moments in Australia's crime history. Gangland muders,… Read more
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Underbelly – The Golden Casket

by Silvester, John & Rule, Andrew

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780980717037
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Sly Ink, Melbourne, 2010. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a clean copy of it looks as if it has never been read. Along with contributing author Colin McLaren, the authors review Carl Williams life, from when he boasted that he ran the state, until he was placed underground in a golden casket Size: 8vo -… Read more
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Gangland Crimes That Shocked Australia

by Ferguson, Ian

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781921221620
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Brolga Publishing, Melbourne, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. acknowledgements, author's notes, bibliography, index and about the author. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. Photographic card cover with blue coloured titles to the front panel and blue-and-white coloured titles to the backstrip. a clean copy, no damage, no… Read more
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dirty rotten scoundrels – a riproaring exposé of Australia's most notably as con men, swindlers & larrikins

by Benns, Matthew

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Published
2017
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781460750827
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HarperCollins, Sydney, 2017. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy showing no damage, and without annotations. The book is a rollcall of all the worst and most outrageous scammers and dodgy dealers in Australia, and readers will be amazed at the gullibility of their victims Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity… Read more
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The Mountain Shadow

by Roberts, Gregory David (Smith, Gregory John Peter a.k.a. Shantaram)

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Published
2015
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781408701614
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Little, Brown, London, 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: maps. second-hand copy, the dust jacket is rubbed across the bottom and top edges, the "belly band" is intact, and moves freely across the dust jacket and front board. This book continues to years after the events in Shantaram, and in it, Lin must… Read more
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The Boston Strangler

by Frank, Gerold

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780330021401
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Pan, London, 1967. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, no damage to describe apart from a single reading crease on the spine. this is the first softcover edition. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 416 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; USA; 1960s; ISBN: 0330021400. ISBN/EAN:… Read more
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The Assassins

by Syne, A. V

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Published
1967
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Horwitz, Sydney, 1967. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. slight darkening of the paperback cover, internally clean, no annotations. An overview of assassination over the years, illustrated with black-and-white photographs & diagrams Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 162 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government;… Read more
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Encyclopaedia of murder [Pan E1]

by Wilson, Colin & Pitman, Pat (Patricia)

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Published
1964
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Good Condition
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Reprint
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Pan, 1964. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. second-hand copy, page edges darkened, slight rubbing at the top and bottom of the spine, all of the photographs have come away from the spine. No other damage. This unique volume provides a horrifying exposure of the character, background, mentality, bitter unconscious humour and Pathos of more than… Read more
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10 Rillington Place – the incredible but true story of how British justice hanged an innocent man

by Kennedy, Ludovic

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780586034286
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Panther Books, London, 1971. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a second-hand copy, no damage to describe apart from ageing of the pages. The front cover is illustrated with a photograph taken from the film of the same name. This book with its message then Home Secretary Mr R. A. Butler, was published for the first time in… Read more
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The Innovators 16 Portraits of the Famous and the Infamous

by Nash, Jay Robert

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780895266583
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Regnery Gateway, Chicago, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. spotting of the front and bottom edges of the text block, dust jacket has a shadow from a price sticker on the front cover. Alfred Hitchcock, Ernest Hemingway, Bud Freeman, Dorothy Parker, Frank Lloyd Wright, William Faulkner, Gwendolyn Brooks, Nelson Algren and other… Read more
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Brutes, Beasts and Human Fiends – Ten True Tales of the Most Monstrous

by Hynd, Alan

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Published
1970
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Paperback Library, New York, 1970. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, some rubbing of the top edge of the cover, all page edges tinted yellow, internally clean, no damage. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 160 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Inventory No: 0283382. . … Read more
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People to See An Anecdotal History of Chicago's Makers and Breakers. .

by Nash, Jay Robert

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780832901072
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New Century Press, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. spotting of the front and bottom edges of the text block, dust jacket has no damage, no annotations. The hot images we have of crime Czars, business tycoons, political bosses, hard-boiled newsmen, and sports heroes were forged in Chicago – the tough… Read more
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