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Hells Angels: Taking care of Business

by Lavigne, Yves

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Minotavros Books
Published
1987
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Toronto: Deneau & Wayne, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. Black cloth, 344pp. Illustrated. Spine a bit cocked, some scuffs on spine and tips o/w a very good copy in d/w. "A dark and disturbing look at the original outlaw motorcycle gang - and the changes that have re-shaped the old boy network.
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I Was a Slave in Russia: An American Tells His Story

by Noble, John

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Published
1971
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Fine
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Old Greenwhich, Conneticut: The Devin-Adair Company, 1971. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Fourteenth Printing. Blue leatherette boards, 183pp. Very light rubbing on spine and tips o/w about fine in earlier printed d/w. Jacket faded, clipped at front inner flap; light wear at extremities of d/w. John Noble was taken prisoner in Russia in 1945. "He was shuttled from… Read more
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J'Accuse: The Dark Side of Nice

by Greene, Graham

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Minotavros Books
Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
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Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Publishers, 1982. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Original card wraps, staple bound. 69 pp. Text in English and French, with separate title pages. B&W illustrations. Light bumping and age toning to edges of wraps, else fine. 'Organised crime' remains an element of statistics until it is illustrated by actual cases. In… Read more
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The Trial of Steven Truscott

by Le Bourdais, Isabel

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Published
1966
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Fine
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First Edition
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Philadelphia & New York: J.P. Lippincott, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Black cloth lettered in silver, 257pp. Illustrated. About fine in d/w, some light soiling on jacket. Convicted for the horrible murder of his classmate, 14 year old Steven Truscott from Clinton, Ontario, Truscott was tried as an adult. "The book, a carefully documented accoutn of… Read more
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Mind Hunter

by Douglas, John and Mark Olshaker

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Published
1995
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Scribner, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Black quarter-cloth spine, blue boards, 384pp. Elite leader of the Investigative Support Unit, Special Agent John Douglas has interviewed and studied dozens of serial killers including Charles Manson, John Wayne Gacy, Son of Sam (David Berkowitz) and others to understand their motives. In this intriguing memoir, Douglas takes us… Read more
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Making Connections

by Rowland, Wade

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Toronto: Gage, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Black cloth, xi, 226pp. Illustrated. Some markings on cloth with light bruising on spine o/w near fine in d/w, some minor creasing on jacket extremities and edges. Making Connections tells the story of how a team of journalists tracked down organized crime in Canada, airing originally on June… Read more
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Hells Angels: Taking Care of Business

by Lavigne, Yves

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
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Seal Books, 2000. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo (small). Paperback, xv, 286pp. Illustrated. A small crease on spine o/w near fine. "Traces the growth of the Hell's Angels organization from the early, rowdy 'club' to the insidious, far-reading superstructure that now exists.
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Gross Misconduct: The Life of Spinner Spencer

by O'Malley, Martin

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Minotavros Books
Published
1988
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Markham, Ontario: Viking, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Black cloth lettered in red on spine, ix, 310pp. Illustrated. Signed by author on title-page. Rubber star stamp on bottom edge, o/w near fine lightly worn d/w. The tragic downfall of Toronto Maple Leafs Brian Spencer, who after a 10 year career in the NHL, was charged… Read more
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Murderer scot-Free: England's Only 'Non-Proven' Murder Judgement; A Solution to the Wallace Puzzle

by Hussey, Robert F.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1972
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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South Brunswick and New York: Great Albion Books, 1972. First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Black cloth, gilt on spine, 200pp. Illustrated. Light bruise to foot of spine, some slight edgewear o/w near fine in d/w. Jacket clipped at front inner flap, light soil on rear cover and some creasing. "Julia Wallace's bludgeoned body was found… Read more
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The Black Donnellys

by Kelley, Thomas P.

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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Winnipeg: Harlequin, 1967. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 16mo. Paperback, Harlequin Series No. 289, 158pp. Light wear and small soil on rear cover, o/w near fine. "The true story of Canada's most barbaric feud.
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Gross Misconduct: The Life of Spinner Spencer

by O'Malley, Martin

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Published
1988
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Fine
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First Edition
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Markham, Ontario: Viking, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 1988. 8vo. Black cloth lettered in red on spine, ix, 310pp. Illustrated. About fine in a near fine but lightly worn d/w. The tragic downfall of Toronto Maple Leafs Brian Spencer, who after a 10 year career in the NHL, was charged with murder in 1987.
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Canadian Crimes

by Haines, Max

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Minotavros Books
Published
1998
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Viking, 1998. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter burgundy paper, grey paper boards. 240 pp. Spine tilted, light chafing to extremities. Dust jacket lightly bumped and creased in places. Max Haines is back with a collection of more than forty true crimes that took place in Canada. From the Black Donnellys of pioneer days… Read more
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Manson in His Own Words as Told to Nuel Emmons

by Emmons, Nuel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1986
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Grove Press, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Orig. red quarter-cloth spine over black boards, 232pp. Illustrated. Light soiling to fore-edge, o/w near fine in d/w.
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The Irish Game: A True Story of Crime and Art

by Hart, Matthew

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Minotavros Books
Published
2004
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Viking Canada, 2004. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter teal cloth, grey cloth boards. xiii, 220 pp. [4] pp. colour plates. B&W photos in-text. Light rubbing to spine ends, a few scuffs to fore edge of text block. Some light bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else a fine copy. In the annals of… Read more
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Squeaky: The Life and Times of Lynette Alice Fromme

by Bravin, Jess

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Buzz Books, 1997. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter dark grey paper, light grey paper boards. Pictorial endpapers. 432 pp., [16] pp. B&W photo plates. Some light bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else fine. A biography of a Lynette Alice Fromme, who met Charles Manson after he was freshly released from prison,… Read more
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FBI: 100 Years. An Unofficial History

by Holden, Henry M.

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Minotavros Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Minneapolis: Zenith Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. Orig. black cloth, 252pp. Illustrated throughout. Two small bumps on fore-edge and top-edge of rear board, o/w very good in d/w, some creasing and rubbing to rear jacket. In celebration of the FBI's centennial and its most famous investigations including Bonnie and Clyde, John Dillinger, Watergate and… Read more
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Adventures in Murder, Undertaken By Some Notorious Killers in Love

by Gribble, Leonard

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New York: Roy Publishers Inc. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Thrilling dramas of passion and violence that made headlines throughout the world and became outstanding in the annals of crime. [N.d., ca. 1955]. Black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. 192 p.p., [7] plates B&W photos. With 25 illustrations. Some damp staining to to boards. Foxing to edges… Read more
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A Little Girl is Dead

by Golden, Harry

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Published
1965
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Good
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Cleveland: The World Publishing Comapny, 1965. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo. SIGNED with inscription to ffep. Red cloth boards with black lettering and rope detail to front board, black lettering to spine. xv, 363 p.p. [8] p.p. B&W photos. Includes select bibliography. Rubbing and small spots of wear to edges and spine ends, damp staining to rear board, light… Read more
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Soul on Fire

by Cleaver, Eldridge

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Minotavros Books
Published
1978
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Very Good
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Waco, Texas: Word Books, 1978. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Black cloth boards, gilt titling to spine. 240 p.p. B&W photos. Damp staining to head, bruising to spine ends. Ink ownership inscription to front pastedown. Dust jacket worn and bumped at edges, chip to spine head, sunning to spine, damp staining to spine, chafing to covers. How could… Read more
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Clarence: Was He Jack the Ripper

by Harrison, Michael

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Minotavros Books
Published
1972
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Near Fine
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New York: Drake Publishers Inc, 1972. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Map endpapers. viii, 253 p.p., [17] p.p. B&W plates of photos. Sunning to spine of dust jacket. In this remarkable book, the first in-depth biography of Edward VII's elder son - and heir to the throne, who died… Read more
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