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Savile - The Beast: The Inside Story of the Greatest Scandal in TV History

by McShane, John

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2013
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London England: John Blake Publishing Ltd. Very Good. 2013. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall Duodecimo 1782193596 Paperback Papwerback When Sir Jimmy Savile died in October 2011, he was celebrated as a prolific charity fundraiser who dedicated his time to worthy causes. But on October 3rd, 2012, ITV broadcast… Read more
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Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars, Killing Fields, and the New Politics of Latin America

by Grillo, Ioan

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2016
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3rd Impression
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9781408846056
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London England: Bloomsbury Circus. Very Good. 2016. 3rd Impression. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1408846055 Paperback Softcover in a ranch south of Texas, the man known as The Executioner dumps five hundred body parts in metal barrels. In Brazil's biggest city, a mysterious prisoner orders hit-men to gun down forty-one police… Read more
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The World's Most Evil Psychopaths. Horrifying True Life Cases

by John Marlowe

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2007
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First Edition
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9780572033439
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London England: Arcturus. Fine/Very Good. 2007. First Edition. Decarative Boards. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall Quarto 9780572033439 Hardcover Hardcover. First Edition. The World's Most Evil Psychopaths. Horrifying True-Life Cases. Slight shelf wear to edge of D/J. Contents: Introduction. A Bloody History. Victorian Nightmares. A New Century of Violence. The Lust Killers. The Rise… Read more
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And Deliver Us from Evil

by Cochran, Mike

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1990
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Second Impression
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9780425123515
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New York United States: Berkley Publishing Corporation,U.S.. Very Good. 1990. Second Impression. Soft Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0425123510 Paperback Paperback Examines the cases of a minister accused of attempting to murder his wife; accused millionaire killer T. Cullen Davis; and Kenneth Miller, a fugitive hounded by a relentless lawman remaider punch… Read more
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Challenging Crime: A Portrait of the Cambridge Institute of Criminology

by Catharine Walston

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2009
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9781906507084
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Great Britain: Third Millennium. Fine/Near Fine. 2009. First Edition. Cloth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall Quarto 1906507082 Hardcover Hardcover Challenging Crime: A Portrait of the Cambridge Institute of Criminology Challenging Crime is a richly illustrated volume intended as an entertaining and informative overview of the vigorous and inventive work of the Institute… Read more
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Murder in the Penthouse

by Peter McCurtin

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1980
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1st Paperback Edition
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New York USA: Tower Books. Good. 1980. 1st Paperback Edition. Softcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Paperback Paperback. The sensational murder case that shocked New York. Preface by George Carpozi Jr., the reporter who watched the story unfold! With 16 pages of photographs.(We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology,… Read more
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A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal

by Ben Macintyre

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2014
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First Edition Paperback
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9781408861929
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London England: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. Near Fine. 2014. First Edition Paperback. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 9781408861929 Paperback Softcover A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal, Ben Macintyre's thrillingly ambitious new book, tackles the greatest spy story of all: the rise and fall of Kim Philby, MI6's… Read more
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Murders & Misdemeanours in The West End of London 1800-1850

by David Brandon; Alan Brooke

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2009
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First Edition
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9781848685246
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Great Britain: Amberley Publishing. Near Fine. 2009. First Edition. Cardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 1848685246 Soft Cover Softcover A look at the dark side of life, Victorian-style, when nothing was quite as it seemed and a public execution could be an entertaining family day out. Murderers, poachers, thieves, pickpockets and vagabonds… Read more
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Ruth Ellis the Last Woman to be Hanged

by Robert Hancock

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1985
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First Thus
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London England: Guild Publis. Very Good/Very Good. 1985. First Thus. Cardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo Hardcover Hardcover Ruth Ellis the Last Woman to be Hanged Illustrated with B&W Photos Front of jacket also states 'now the subject of a major film'. (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology,… Read more
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Lines and Shadows

by Joseph Wambaugh

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1984
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1st Uk Edition
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9780356105536
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London England: Macdonald. Very Good/Good. 1984. 1st Uk Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 0356105539 Hardcover Hardcover. Lines and Shadows. Shelf wear to edge of D/J. Sunned spine. The media hailed them as heroes. Others denounced them as renegades who overstepped the shadowy boundary between law and justice. They were the Border… Read more
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The Lady in the Cellar. Murder, Scandal and Insanity in Victorian Bloomsbury

by Sinclair McKay

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2018
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9781781317983
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London England: White Lion Publishers. Fine/Near Fine. 2018. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 9781781317983 Hardcover Hardcover. First Edition. The Lady in the Cellar. Murder , Scandal and Insanity in Victorian Bloomsbury. The discovery of a well-dressed lady's body in the coal cellar of 4, Euston Square gripped tje public … Read more
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The Hunt For the Andrew Cunanan, The Man Who Killed Gianni Versace. Vulgar Favours

by Maureen Orth

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2017
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1st BBC Book Edition
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9781785943102
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London England: BBC Book Publishing. Very Good. 2017. 1st BBC Book Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 9781785943102 Paperback Paperback. The Hunt For Andrew Cunanan. The Man Who Killed Versace. Vulgar Favours. On 15 July 1997, Gianni Versace was shot dead on the steps of his Miami Beach mansion. Within hours, the… Read more
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Rats and Squealers. Dishing the Dirt to Save Their Skins

by Gordon Kerr

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2008
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9780708804940
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London England: Futura. Good. 2008. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 9780708804940 Paperback Paperback. Rats and Squearlers. Foxing to end inside cvers and edge. Old bookstore stamp to inside cover. Slight creases to cover. This book investigates the people who have betrayed their friends and colleagues, their brothers in… Read more
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Cruel and Shocking Act: The Secret History of the Kennedy Assassination

by Philip Shenon

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2013
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9780805094206
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New York United States: Henry Holt & Company. Fine/Near Fine. 2013. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0805094202 Hardback First Edition 9780805094206 Hardcover 0805094202 Philip Shenon, a veteran investigative journalist who spent most of his career at The New York Times, finally provides many of the answers. Though A… Read more
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The Arms Bazaar

by Anthony Sampson

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1977
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9780340213315
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London England: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. Very Good/Very Good. 1977. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 0340213310 Hardback First Edition Hardcover 0340213310 The Arms Bazaar by Anthony Sampson The book is a well researched and well written report on the world arms trade .In it, he describes he development of the… Read more
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Spycatcher (the Candid autobiography)

by Peter Wright

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1987
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First US Edition
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9780670820559
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking Penguin Group. Fine/Near Fine. 1987. First US Edition. Cloth & Boards. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0670820555 Hardback Hardcover Peter Wright initially joined Britain's Secret Service, known as MI5 in 1955 in the capacity of the organization's principal scientist, and devoted himself in the early years to the invention of… Read more
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Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Amazing Life and Times of James McParland

by Beau Riffenburgh

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2013
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9780670025466
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New York United States of America: Viking an Imprint of Penguin Books. Fine/Near Fine. 2013. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 0670025461 Hardcover First Edition Hardcover 9780670025466 Created in 1850, Pinkerton's National Detective Agency used operatives renowned for their skills of subterfuge, infiltration and investigation - and none… Read more
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Roadrage

by M. J. Johnson

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2013
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9780956287342
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Great Britain: Odd Dog Press. Very Good. 2013. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 9780956287342 Paperback Paperback.9780956287342 Roadrage. Crease to back cover. Gil Harper is travelling home in severe weather conditions when he encounters another car on a deserted motorway. The other drive provokes him into a dangerous race… Read more
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Settled Out of Court and Alibi For a Judge

by Henry Cecil

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1st Companion Book Club Edition
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London England: The Companion Book Club. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st Companion Book Club Edition. Cloth. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall Duodecimo Hardcover Hardcover. Settled Out of Court and Alibi For a Judge. Slight foxing to edge. Inside cover page clipped. Slightly sunned spine. Red cloth with gilt lettering. 336 pp. (We carry a wide selection… Read more
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The Diary of Jack the Ripper. The Chilling Confessions of James Maybrook

by Updated Narrative By Shirley Harrison

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1994
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1st Paperback Printing
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9781856850742
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London England: Smith Gryphon. Very Good. 1994. 1st Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo 1856850749 Paperback Paperback. The Diary of Jack the Ripper. Foxing to end inside covers and edge. Couple of slight creases to front cover. In this boo investigatice writer Shirley Harrison tells the story of how the diary… Read more
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