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Image for Tokyo Vice.  A Western Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan.

Tokyo Vice. A Western Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan.

By: Adelstein, Jake

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Scribe Publications: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID305553

ISBN: 1921640286


Very Good condition. Light reading creases to spine. 335 pages From the only Americanjournalit ever to havebeen admitted to the insular Tokyo Metropolitan Police Press Club, here is a unique, firsthand, revelatory look at Japanese culture from the underbelly up. View more info

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Stolen Treasure The Hunt for the World's Lost Masterpieces

By: Akinsha, Konstantin and Kozlov, Grigorii

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1995

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID199132

ISBN: 0297814281


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Previous owner's details to title page.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 289 pages The authors, both art historians, have followed the trail of the stolen treasure from the wartime planning meetings right up to the present day. View more info

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The Last Pentacle of the Sun Writings in Support of the West Memphis Three

By: Anderson, M.W. & Savory, Brett Alexander (Editors)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Arsenal Pulp Press: 2004

Seller ID: ID255772

ISBN: 1551521628


Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Black & white illustrations by Clive Barker. 202 pages The first collection of writings in support of the West Memphis Three - case-related essays by observers and participants in the case, lyrics by Metallica and dark fiction. View more info

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The File. A Personal History

By: Ash, Timothy Garton

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins Publishers: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID273910

ISBN: 0002558238


Very Good condition. 227 pages A personal search through his own file begins an investigation into the world of the Stasi - the East German Secret Police - which stretches as far as Britain. View more info

Image for The Shrigley Abduction.  A Tale of Anguish, Deceit and Violation of the Domestic Hearth

The Shrigley Abduction. A Tale of Anguish, Deceit and Violation of the Domestic Hearth

By: Ashby, Abby & Jones, Audrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoenix Mill, Sutton Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287299

ISBN: 0750932805


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 258 pages The notorious abduction of Ellen Turner by Edward Gibbon Wakefield. View more info

Shot : A Personal Response to Guns and Trauma

By: Bell, Gail

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Picador: 2003

Seller ID: ID241374

ISBN: 0330364413


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 251 pages View more info

Image for The Extent of Stealing by London Boys and Some of Its Origins

The Extent of Stealing by London Boys and Some of Its Origins

By: BELSON, William A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, 1968

Seller ID: ID1946


Octavo Size. Very Good condition, Light wear to edges and corners. Spine slightly faded. No. 39 of The Reprint Series of The Survey Research Centre, The London School of Economics and Political Science 15pages View more info

Image for Body Count.  Moral Poverty...And How to Win America's War Against Crime and Drugs

Body Count. Moral Poverty...And How to Win America's War Against Crime and Drugs

By: Bennett, W, DiIulio, J & Walters J

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300451

ISBN: 0684832259


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 271 pages "Body Count" diagnoses Australia's plague of violent crime. View more info

Image for UNTIL DEATH DO US PART : My Struggle to Reclaim Colombia

UNTIL DEATH DO US PART : My Struggle to Reclaim Colombia

By: Betancourt, Ingrid

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2002

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID223833

ISBN: 0297829637


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 228 pages Fighting the drug cartels in Colombia. View more info

Image for The Newgate Calendar & The New Newgate Calendar (Two Volumes)

The Newgate Calendar & The New Newgate Calendar (Two Volumes)

By: Birkett, Lord [Edited and Selected by]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1994

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID246977


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good Slipcase. Excellent condition. Black & white illustrations. 260 & 265pp Trials from the 18th and 19th centuries. View more info

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Revenge: A Story of Hope

By: Blumenfeld, Laura

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID239199

ISBN: 0684853167


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. Faint Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 382 pages View more info

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

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

By: Bottom, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sun Books/Macmillan: 1988

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID276807

ISBN: 0725105585


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 226 pages View more info

The Making of Tania Hearst

By: Boulton, David

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, New English Library: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID175642

ISBN: 0450023516


Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected. Pages lightly tanned. 12 pages of b/w photographs. 224 pages How a rich white girl and a black police spy tried to start the American Revolution. View more info

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The Springing of George Blake

By: Bourke, Sean

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID203414

ISBN: 0304935905


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy.. Includes fold out map and black and white photographs. 354 pages True story of the escape from jail of Spy and Double Agent, George Blake. View more info

Image for Arc of Justice. A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age

Arc of Justice. A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age

By: Boyle, Kevin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293618

ISBN: 0805071458


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 416 pages The electrifying story of the sensational murder trial that divided a city and ignited the civil rights struggle. View more info

How Charles Bravo Died The Chronicle of a Cause Celebre

By: Bridges, Yseult

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Reprint Society: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID256868


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. Inked price to top corner of front free endpaper. Floor plans to front free endpapers. xix, 319 pages Was Charles Bravo's death in Victorian England a murder or suicide? View more info

Cold Blooded Murder. True Crimes That Rocked Australia

By: Brown, Malcolm (ditor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hachette Australia: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID277101

ISBN: 0733622771


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiv, 287 pages A collection of gripping and authoritative accounts of some of the most monstrous murder cases of recnt times. View more info

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Diamonds Unlimited

By: Burgess, P.H.E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Long: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226046


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 191 Pages The memoirs of Chief Security Officer at a Tanganyika diamond mine. View more info

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The London Dungeon Book of Crime and Punishment

By: Byrne, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown and Company: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301475

ISBN: 0316903515


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Black & white illustrations. 245 pages View more info

Image for Gas Pipe. Confessions of a Mafia Boss

Gas Pipe. Confessions of a Mafia Boss

By: Carlo, Philip

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Cornstalk Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305230

ISBN: 1460750888


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 344 pages View more info