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Southern Justice

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Southern Justice

Colin McLaren

Biography; True crime

Paperback

Who really murdered Bob Chappell? Veteran ex-detective and author of JFK: The Smoking Gun, Colin McLaren, uncovers disturbing... [more]

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Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City

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Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog,...

Kate Winkler Dawson

Biography; True crime; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Natural disasters

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A fascinating, beautifully readable, compulsively readable book (Douglas Preston) that tells the real-life story of the... [more]

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The Innocent Man

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The Innocent Man

John Grisham

Biography; True crime

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Finally, desperate for someone to blame, police came to suspect Ron Williamson... [more]

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The Old Man and the Gun: And Other Tales of True Crime

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The Old Man and the Gun: And Other Tales of True Crime

David Grann

Biography; True crime

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Now a major film starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek and Casey Affleck, The Old Man and the Gun is joined by two other riveting... [more]

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The Stranger Beside Me: The Shocking Inside Story of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

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The Stranger Beside Me: The Shocking Inside Story of Serial Killer Ted Bundy...

Ann Rule

Biography; Biography: general; True crime

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Now updated with a new chapter, the #1 New York Times -bestselling true crime writer tells the chilling tale of how she came... [more]

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The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

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The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

Laurie Gwen Shapiro

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History of the Americas; History of other lands; Travel & holiday

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Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover --Title page verso. [more]

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An Unexplained Death: The True Story of a Body at the Belvedere

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An Unexplained Death: The True Story of a Body at the Belvedere

Mikita Brottman

Biography; True crime

Paperback

The unnerving true story of an unexplained death in Baltimore's historic Belvedere building [more]

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Griffith Wars: The powerful true story of Donald Mackay's murder and the town that stood up to the Mafia

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Griffith Wars: The powerful true story of Donald Mackay's murder and the...

Tom Gilling, Terry Jones

Biography; True crime

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The Griffith Wars reveals startling new evidence about one of Australia's most notorious unsolved murders. [more]

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Handsome Johnny: The Criminal Life of Johnny Rosselli, The Mob's Man in Hollywood

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Handsome Johnny: The Criminal Life of Johnny Rosselli, The Mob's Man in...

Lee Server

Biography; True crime

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'A smile can get you far, but a smile with a gun can get you further.' - Al CaponeA man of singular influence in the American... [more]

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Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment and the Rule of Law

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Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment and the Rule...

Preet Bharara

True crime; Crime & criminology; Politics & government; Business & Economics; Law & society

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'Simply, utterly brilliant. Bursting with humility and humanity' THE SECRET BARRISTER 'A survival guide for the Trump era'... [more]

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Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders

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Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders

Vincent Bugliosi, Curt Gentry

Biography; True crime

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THE BEST-SELLING TRUE CRIME BOOK IN HISTORY______________________The shocking true story of the Manson murders, revealed in... [more]

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The Trial of Lizzie Borden

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The Trial of Lizzie Borden

Cara Robertson

Biography; Biography: general; True crime; Crime & criminology; Criminal law & procedure

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The remarkable new account of an essential piece of American mythology - the trial of Lizzie Borden - based on twenty years... [more]

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The Cave: The Inside Story of the Amazing Thai Cave Rescue

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The Cave: The Inside Story of the Amazing Thai Cave Rescue

Liam Cochrane

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Caving & potholing

Paperback

Twelve lost boys, their coach, and the heroes who rescued them.<br /><br... [more]

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Under the Wire

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Under the Wire

Paul Conroy

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival

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The definitive account of the tragic death of Marie Colvin and a war photographer's harrowing and daring escape from one of... [more]

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The Mafia: A Cultural History

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The Mafia: A Cultural History

Roberto M. Dainotto

Biography; True crime; Social & cultural history; Organised crime

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Exploring the rich array of films, books, television, music and even video games portraying and inspired by the mafia, this... [more]

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Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel

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Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel

Matti Friedman

True crime; History; Middle Eastern history; Social & cultural history; Jewish studies; Espionage & secret services

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The story of a ragtag unit known as the Arab Section, which was conceived in Palestine during World War II by British spies... [more]

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The Library Book

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The Library Book

Susan Orlean

True crime; Social & cultural history

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The bestselling author of Rin Tin Tin and The Orchid Thief reopens the unsolved mystery of one of the most catastrophic library... [more]

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No Beast So Fierce: The Champawat Tiger and Her Hunter, the First Tiger Conservationist

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No Beast So Fierce: The Champawat Tiger and Her Hunter, the First Tiger...

Dane Huckelbridge

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism; Mathematics & Sciences; Hunting or shooting animals & game

Hardback

The deadliest animal of all time meets the world's most legendary hunter in a classic battle between man and wild. But this... [more]

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Spitfire Leader: Robert Bungey DFC, Tragic Battle of Britain Hero

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Spitfire Leader: Robert Bungey DFC, Tragic Battle of Britain Hero

Dennis Newton, Richard Bungey

True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Aviation skills & piloting

Hardback

The brilliant career and moving personal story of Battle of Britain Spitfire ace and squadron leader Bob Bungey. [more]

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On the Inside: My Life Inside Australia's Most Notorious Prisons

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On the Inside: My Life Inside Australia's Most Notorious Prisons

John Killick

Biography; True crime

Paperback

On the Inside is John's story about being in some of Australia's most infamous prisons Silverwater, Bathurst, Goulburn Supermax;... [more]

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Sons Of Cain: A History of Serial Killers from the Stone Age to the Present

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Sons Of Cain: A History of Serial Killers from the Stone Age to the Present...

Peter Vronsky

Biography; True crime

Paperback

From the author of Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters...an in-depth examination of sexual serial killers throughout... [more]

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Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond

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Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond

Matt Wright

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Prose: non-fiction; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

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Rescuing endangered species, piloting choppers and coming nose-to-snout with some of Australia's deadliest creatures is all... [more]

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The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team Trapped in a Cave for 18 Days

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The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team...

James Massola

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Caving & potholing

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Keen to go exploring after soccer practice, the boys of the Wild Boars soccer team ignored the sign at the cave entrance warning... [more]

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Unexplained: Supernatural Stories for Uncertain Times

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Unexplained: Supernatural Stories for Uncertain Times

Richard MacLean Smith

True stories; Fantasy; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

Maybe some things are better left unexplained... [more]

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Hitler's Scapegoat: The Boy Assassin and the Holocaust

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Hitler's Scapegoat: The Boy Assassin and the Holocaust

Stephen Koch

True crime; History; The Holocaust; Second World War

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How Hitler used the murder of a Nazi diplomat to blame the Jews for WW2, based on new archive sources. [more]

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