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Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America
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Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America

By Lukas, J. Anthony

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997-10-14. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; Beginning with murder on a snowy night in a small Idaho town, this book brings to life the astonishing case that ultimately engaged President Theodore Roosevelt, Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, and the politics and passions of an entire nation at century's turn. In a kind of nonfiction "Ragtime", Lukas constructs a rousing drama, in which a variety of real people, including actress Ethel Barrymore and railroad magnate E.H. Harriman, are the players. photos

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Lines and Shadows
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Lines and Shadows

By Wambaugh, Joseph

New York: William Morrow & Co, 1984-02-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. edge wear to boards and jacket, taped tear on front of jacket; A true story of ten San Diego cops, the Border Alien Robbery Force - their mission, to stalk the ruthless bandits who rob, rape and murder the thousands of illegal aliens trying to cross the Mexican border.

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Obsession: The FBI's Legendary Profiler Probes the Psyches of Killers, Rapists and Stalkers and Their Victims and Tells How to Fight Back
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Obsession: The FBI's Legendary Profiler Probes the Psyches of Killers, Rapists and Stalkers and Their Victims and Tells How to Fight Back

By Douglas, John E.

New York: Scribner, 1998-02-09. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket, light soiling to page ends; master FBI profiler John Douglas takes us into the minds and souls of both the hunters and the hunted. The legendary former head of the FBI's Investigative Support Unit, Douglas was the pioneer of modern behavioral profiling of serial criminals.

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A Death in Kenya: The Murder of Julie Ward
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A Death in Kenya: The Murder of Julie Ward

By Hiltzik, Michael

New York: Delacorte Press, 1991-07-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; A violent death, a vicious cover-up, and a father's search for the truth.

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Lone Wolf: True Stories of Spree Killers
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Lone Wolf: True Stories of Spree Killers

By Pantziarka, Pan

London: Virgin Pub, 2002-05-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; Cases of lone killers embarking on slaughter sprees have occurred with frightening regularity since the late 1980s. People like Michael Ryan, Thomas Hamilton, Martin Bryant and Oklahoma bomber Timothy McVeigh. What drives these men - and it is always men - to turn on friends, family and strangers in acts of senseless rage and slaughter? In the wake of the summer of 1999, in which four incidents of spree killing shocked the world, this is a look at a chilling new trend of brutal and indiscriminate killing that blights our "civilized" society.

$3.95

House of Secrets
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House of Secrets

By Cauffiel, Lowell

New York: Kensington, 1997-11-01. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to boards and jacket, jacket is a bit tattered, particularly at spine tips; Bestselling crime author and veteran investigative reporter Lowell Cauffiel presents a horrifying story of abuse, incest, and family murder in the tale of Eddie Lee Sexton, who exerted such an influence over his children that he was able to order them to commit cold-blooded murder

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The Unknown Darkness: Profiling the Predators Among Us
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The Unknown Darkness: Profiling the Predators Among Us

By McCrary, Gregg O.; Ramsland, Katherine

New York: William Morrow, 2003-09-02. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. heavy edge wear to boards and jacket, some scuffing and staining to boards; In the tradition of the bestselling "Mindhunter, " a former FBI profiler shares the true stories of some of America's most frightening and riveting manhunts.

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Bad Blood: A Family Murder in Marin County
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Bad Blood: A Family Murder in Marin County

By Levine, Richard M

New York: Random House, 1982. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. scuffing to jacket, some edge wear to jacket and boards; On the first day of summer in 1975 a suburban Marin County couple named Jim and Naomi Olive were savagely slain. Their killers were the Olives’ 16-year-old daughter and her 20-year-old lover.This is the story of that shocking murder and the appalling events that led up to it. It is the story of the middle-class dream turned into a nightmare, of parents and children living in mutually alien and hostile worlds, and of a youth culture for which promiscuous sex and every kind of drug are no longer enough.It is a story that cuts to the bone of American life – and strikes inescapably close to home.

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The Starr Report: The Official Report of the Independent Counsel's Investigation of the President
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The Starr Report: The Official Report of the Independent Counsel's Investigation of the President

By Starr Commission

Rocklin, CA: Prima Lifestyles, 1998-09-14. Paperback. Very Good. edge wear; This is the complete, official, unabridged edition of The Starr Report, the culmination of Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr's investigation of President Clinton. Containing allegations of perjury, obstruction of justice, and abuse of power, the report will have a profound effect on the Clinton presidency as well as on the country and the world as a whole.Here, for the first time, you will have the opportunity to review, for yourself, all of the evidence against the president and make your own determination about the moral and legal ramifications of his actions.

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Till Death Us Do Part

By Bugliosi, Vincent; Hurwitz, Ken

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1978. Book Club. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to boards and jacket; On December 11, 1966, a mysterious assassin shot Henry Stockton to death, set his house on fire, and left the scene without a trace. A year later, when a woman was found brutally killed, shreds of evidence suggested a connection between the two murders.In the Palliko-Stockton trial, prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi offered a brilliant summation that synthesized for the jury the many inferences and shades of meaning in the testimony, fitting all the pieces together in a mosaic of guilt. But will the jury be persuaded?

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One Tough Cop: The Bo Dietl Story

By Dietl, Bo; Gross, Ken

New York: Pocket, 1988-08-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; With an introduction by Nicholas Pileggi, bestselling author of Wiseguy, here is a gripping true account of a cop who, in the style of Frank Serpico, did things in his own way! Readers who love nonfiction police stories will be thrilled by One Tough Cop

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Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper--Case Closed
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Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper--Case Closed

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2002-11-11. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; In this headline-making new work of nonfiction, Cornwell turns her trademark skills on one of the most chilling cases of serial murder in the history of crime--the slayings of Jack the Ripper that terrorized 1880s London.

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Murder Two: The Second Casebook of Forensic Detection
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Murder Two: The Second Casebook of Forensic Detection

By Evans, Colin

New York: Wiley, 2004-08-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. edge wear to jacket and boards, light scuffing to jacket; Covering 100 major cases, 25 prominent forensic scientists, and all of today's forensic tools and techniques, this A-to-Z reference is a must for anyone fascinated by crime scene investigations and other aspects of forensic science.

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The Only Living Witness
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The Only Living Witness

By Michaud, Stephen G

New York: Signet, 1984-02-07. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; The execution of mass-murderer Ted Bundy generated massive media attention and public interest in this incredible and controversial case. The Only Living Witness is the real story behind the headlines . . . and now includes an updated chapter detailing the events leading to Bundy's execution

$1.00

Madmen of History
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Madmen of History

By Hook, Donald D

Middle Village, NY: Jonathan David Publishers, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. light edge wear; Adolf Hitler, Lee Harvey Oswald, Robespierre, Ivan the Terrible...This intriguing look at 18 madmen is a collection of personality studies of those ranging from the criminally insane to those blinded by political or personal ideals. Some have changed the flow of events within their own geographical region, while others have drastically altered the course of world events. Divided into three sections--Despots; Assassins; and Hangmen, Henchmen, and Mystics--Hook delves into the circumstances and mind-sets of: Adolf Eichmann, mass-murderer of five million Jews; Charlotte Corday, the zealot of the French Revolution; William Clark Quantrill, the mad captain of the Confederate Army; Grigori Rasputin, the mad Russian monk; Gavrilo Princip, a fanatical, teenaged revolutionary who unknowingly triggered World War I when he assassinated the Archduke Ferdinand and his wife; and others.

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Hoax: The Inside Story of the Howard Hughes-Clifford Irving Affair
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Hoax: The Inside Story of the Howard Hughes-Clifford Irving Affair

By Fay, Stephen; Chester, Lewis; Linklater, Magnus

New York: Viking, 1972-05-15. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. edge wear to boards, some sun fading to cloth;

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Blood Brother: 33 Reasons My Brother Scott Peterson Is Guilty
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Blood Brother: 33 Reasons My Brother Scott Peterson Is Guilty

By Bird, Anne

New York: William Morrow, 2005-03-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket, ex-library with usual markings; On Christmas Eve 2002, Laci Peterson went missing, and the happy facade of the Peterson family began to crumble. Anne helped in the search for Laci; Scott even stayed in her home while police tried to find his wife. Noticing Scott's bizarre behaviour, Anne grew suspicious that her brother knew more than he was telling. Then Laci's body and that of her unborn son, Conner were found . Had Scott Peterson murdered his wife and child in cold blood? Filled with newsmaking revelations and intimate glimpses of Scott and Laci, Blood Brother is an account of how long dormant family ties dragged one woman into one of the most notorious crimes of our time.

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Portrait of a Monster: Joran van der Sloot, a Murder in Peru, and the Natalee Holloway Mystery
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Portrait of a Monster: Joran van der Sloot, a Murder in Peru, and the Natalee Holloway Mystery

By Pulitzer, Lisa; Thompson, Cole

New York: St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2012-01-31. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 341 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; From a pair of "New York Times"-bestselling authors comes an in-depth account of the manhunt for Joran van der Sloot, a suspect in the 2005 disappearance of Natalee Holloway in Aruba and, five years later, the murder of a young woman in Peru.

$1.77

Echoes in the Darkness
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Echoes in the Darkness

By Wambaugh, Joseph

New York: Bantam, 1987-09-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 370 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; On June 25, 1979, the naked corpse of schoolteacher Susan Reinert was found wedged into her hatchback car in a hotel parking lot. A massive FBI and state police investigation ultimately centered on two men of the school where Reinert taught. Wambaugh's re-creation of this astounding case makes for his most compelling book yet.

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Inside Out: An Insider's Account of Wall Street
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Inside Out: An Insider's Account of Wall Street

By Levine, Dennis B.; Hoffer, William

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1991-09-25. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 431 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; When Dennis Levine was arrested in 1986 for insider trading, shock waves could be felt across the country. Never before had such a major player, the orchestrator of multi-million-dollar deals, been arrested. Now he tells the story from the dead center of the scandal: what really happened in the scandal that brought down Wall Street.

$2.99

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