Violence

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Violence Books & Ephemera

Violence In America

Violence In America

by Flannery, Raymond B

Homicide: 100 Years of Murder in America

Homicide: 100 Years of Murder in America

by Scott, Gini Graham

Los Angeles, California: Lowell House, 1998. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Offers a broad overview of over 50 homicide cases that define the 20th century, placing each within the context of social, cultural, & political events and exploring changes in law enforcement and crime investigation techniques over time. In 350 pages + Index in rear. Famous Weegee photo on DJ cover. A FIRST EDITION, first printing from 1998, this hardcover book has white textured cloth-covered... Read more
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$22.00
Resister 52

Resister 52

by COSAWR

Britain: COSAWR, 1987 /Oc/No. First edition. Paperback. very good paperback, 24pages 21X14,7cm
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€20.00
The Rosenberg Case: Fact and Fiction

The Rosenberg Case: Fact and Fiction

by Fineberg, S. Andhil

Oceana Publications, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. VG-/G+/Very Good. Written the same year that they were executed, this book claims to be the first to expose Ethel & Julius Rosenberg's ties to the Communist Party & the Kremlin, both as spies & as propagandists, & denounces their claims (& growing support among the public) of their innocence. 10 Chpts with 2 Appendix outlining the chronology of the case against the Rosenbergs & their trial, as well as a... Read more
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$20.00
Anti-Gay/Lesbian Violence in 1994: San Francisco and the United States; local & national trends, analysis, and incident summaries, March 7, 1995

Anti-Gay/Lesbian Violence in 1994: San Francisco and the United States; local & national trends, analysis, and incident summaries, March 7, 1995

by Community United Against Violence

San Francisco: CUAV, 1995. iv, 24p., + appendixes, tables,unbound 8.5x11 inch sheets printed one-side-only, very good.
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$25.00
Anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender violence in 2002 a report of the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs

Anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender violence in 2002 a report of the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs

by National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs

[New York]: National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs and New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-violence Project, 2003. 83p., 8.5x11 inches, illustrated with tables and figures, very 2003 good preliminary edition bound report in clear plastic copy shop binding. [2003 preliminary edition cover states 2002].
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$25.00
Smash violence!

Smash violence!

by [Malatesta, Errico]

Mountain View, CA: SRAFprint Co-op, 1976. [4 panel] brochure, on stiff white 8.5x11 inch paper folded. Illustrated with a peace sign on outer panels, interior panels have a long quote from Malatesta on the necessity of revolutionary violence.
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$15.00
The Genealogy of Violence Reflections on Creation, Freedom, and Evil

The Genealogy of Violence Reflections on Creation, Freedom, and Evil

by Bellinger, Charles K

Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2001. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xii, 157 pages. Both and illuminating interpretation of Kierkegaard and Rene Girard and an original contribution to understanding the roots of violence. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$75.00
Scene of the Crime: Photographs from the LAPD Archive

Scene of the Crime: Photographs from the LAPD Archive

by Wride, Tim; Ellroy, James; Sjoquist, Art; Bratton, William J

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harry N. Abrams, 2004. Hardcover. Fine. Fascinating look at old crime scenes from the early-mid 20th century as revealed in stark black-and-whte photographs from the archives of the LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department). Includes the discover of the Black Dahlia & photos of other famous & lesser-known cases, the majority never before seen by the public! Details of the crimes behind each photo are included in Notes in rear. Foreword by Chief of Police William Bratton,... Read more
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$90.00
Racial violence in the United States

Racial violence in the United States

by Grimshaw, Allen D., ed

Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1969. xviii, 553p. No dust jacket. The articles focus on black-white violence.
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$12.00
The Haters (Night at Hogwallow)

The Haters (Night at Hogwallow)

by Strauss, Theodore

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Bantam , 1951. First Thus . Mass Market Paperback. G+/VG-. Her lie drove a whole town mad" in this "searing story of dark, boiling hate & a town that cared more for blood than justice." Originally published in 1937 under the title, "Night at Hogwallow," this is the First Printing of the 1951 Bantam mass market paperback (#857) in solidly Good+/VG- condition: very clean, NO writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib. Old bookstore stamp over... Read more
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$20.00
Dallas Justice: The Real Story of Jack Ruby and His Trial

Dallas Justice: The Real Story of Jack Ruby and His Trial

by Belli, Melvin M.; Carroll, Maurice C

New York, New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1964. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First-personal account by the defense attorney for Jack Ruby in his trial for killing Lee Harvey Oswald in cold blood, in full view of the world's television cameras, in a Dallas police station as he was being led out following questioning regarding the murder of President John F. Kennedy. Written in the immediate aftermath of the trial, adds new insights into questions that are still... Read more
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$25.00
The Death of a President--November 20th-November 25th 1963

The Death of a President--November 20th-November 25th 1963

by Manchester, William

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1967. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. The definitive account of the days leading up to, during, & following the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, November 20th-25th, 1963. Front endpapers are a chronology of events, while rear ones show a map of the motorcade route in Dallas that fateful morning. A FIRST EDITION, First Printing from 1967 (with statement, $10 DJ price & code at bottom front... Read more
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$35.00
Your place or mine? Check out who you're going home with tonight. It's worth your life. [mini-poster]

Your place or mine? Check out who you're going home with tonight. It's worth your life. [mini-poster]

by Community United Against Violence; Tavern Guild

[San Francisco]: CUAV, Tavern Guild, [198-?]. 8.5x14 inch poster, intended for display as a community service announcement in bars and other venues for the gay community.
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$25.00
American Murder Houses: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of Homicide

American Murder Houses: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of Homicide

by Lehto, Steve

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Berkley, 2015. First Edition Later Printing 5th or later Printing. Trade Paperback. As New. Fascinating look behind the scenes of 29 of the most heinous murder locales in US history, from Lizzie Borden in Massachusetts to the Menendez brothers in Los Angeles. Trade paperback in 286 pages with 8 pages of photos in center. Condition is As New (gently read once by me): completely clean, binding straight & strong, pages white. NO writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib.... Read more
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$10.00
Religion and Violence Philosophical Perspectives from Kant to Derrida

Religion and Violence Philosophical Perspectives from Kant to Derrida

by de Vries, Hent

Baltimore and London: The John Hopkins University Press. 2002. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. Excellent condition. Appears unread. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 443 pages. . 1st Paperback Edition. Softcover.
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AU$40.00
Cemetery John: The Undiscovered Mastermind of the Lindbergh Kidnapping

Cemetery John: The Undiscovered Mastermind of the Lindbergh Kidnapping

by Zorn, Robert

New York, New York: Overlook Press, 2013. First Trade Paperback Edition . Trade Paperback. Very Good. Supports the view that Bruno Richard Hauptmann did not act alone in kidnapping the Lindbergh baby from his nursery in Englewood, New Jersey, on 1 Mar 1932, & offers convincing evidence about the real brains behind the crime,"John," to whom "Jafsie" handed over the ransom money in the cemetery & whose identify has long been a mystery. Foreword by FBI behavioral profilers John... Read more
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$15.00
Violence in America : Coping with Drugs, Distressed Families, Inadequate Schooling, and Acts of Hate

Violence in America : Coping with Drugs, Distressed Families, Inadequate Schooling, and Acts of Hate

by Flannery, Raymond B

New York : Continuum, 1997. First Edition. Fine paperback copy. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 167 pages; Description: 167 p ; 23 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-162) and index. Subjects; Violence--United States--Prevention. Social values--United States..
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$11.94
Dracula Was a Woman: In Search of the Blood Countess of Transylvania

Dracula Was a Woman: In Search of the Blood Countess of Transylvania

by McNally, Raymond T

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1983. Book Club (BCE) . Hardcover. Very Good+/Good. Famed professor of Russian & East European History known for his work on vampires here explores the life & legends surrounding the real Countess Elizabeth Bathory, reputed to have murdered nearly 700 young women so she could use their blood to maintain her youth. In 254 pages with Index, Bibliography & Filmography, illustrations throughout. This is the original hardcover edition from 1983, NOT... Read more
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$40.00
Criminal Justice and the Victim (SAGE Criminal Justice System Annuals, Vol. VI)

Criminal Justice and the Victim (SAGE Criminal Justice System Annuals, Vol. VI)

by McDonald, William F. (Editor)

Beverly Hills, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc., 1976. First Trade Paperback . Soft cover. Fine. Collection of 12 articles, + a Preface, Foreword, & Prologue, on the impact of crime on its victims. In 288 pages. The first trade paperback edition from 1976, this book is As New, having been stored since acquired Brand New for review; notice laid in. Never opened, completely clean, binding straight & strong, pages white; NO writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib.Only flaw is light foxed spots... Read more
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$10.00
Before I Kill More...

Before I Kill More...

by Freeman, Lucy

New York, New York: Award Books, 1956. First Thus . Mass Market Paperback. Good+. True crime account of William Heirens (the "Lipstick Killer"), brilliant student at the University of Chicago & secret B&E artist & kleptomaniac, & the murders to which he confessed in 1946 (though doubt about his guilt persists to this day; he died in prison in 2012). Orig. published in hardcover in 1955 & by Cardinal in a paperback edition in 1956, this is the First Printing of this mass... Read more
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$15.00
Sinaloa: Estudiantes en Lucha

Sinaloa: Estudiantes en Lucha

by Teran, Liberato

Culiacan: Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa, 1982. 194p., illustrated with b&w press photography, paperbound in 8x5 inch wraps. Ex library with pocket and card (unused) and several accession stamps, a clean, sound, very good copy that must never have been checked out. From the library of an Hispanic American college professor and author, may have been a complementary copy.
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$30.00
Every Contact Leaves a Trace: Scientific Detection in the Twentieth Century

Every Contact Leaves a Trace: Scientific Detection in the Twentieth Century

by Zakaria Erzinclioglu

London, England: Carlton Publishing Group, 2000. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Pioneering introduction to Forensic Science, in 256 pages + 32 pages of glossy photos. A First Edition (British), first printing from 2000, this hardcover book & DJ are in Fine condition (our highest grade): completely clean, binding strong & square, nice white pages. Absolutely NO writing or underlining or highlighting. NOT ex-lib; NOT BCE. The unclipped DJ is : equally flawless: bright &... Read more
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$10.00
The show of violence

The show of violence

by Wertham, Fredric, M.D

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1949. Hardcover. 279p., very goo first edition in cloth and heavily shelfworn, sunned and chipped dj. This psychiatric study of murder includes material on homosexuality.
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$11.00
When Ladies Go A-Thieving; Middle-Class Shoplifters in the Victorian Department Store

When Ladies Go A-Thieving; Middle-Class Shoplifters in the Victorian Department Store

by Abelson, Elaine S

New York/London: Oxford University Press, 1989. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Examines the development of consumer culture in the late-nineteenth century with the rise of the modern department store & the intersection of gender & class issues in the emergence of the crime of shoplifting among middle-class female customers of such stores. In 292 pages, with extensive Notes & Index.A First Edition, first printing from 1989, this hardcover book has been stored since... Read more
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$12.00
Save the males; changing men ... changing the world

Save the males; changing men ... changing the world

by Owen-Towle, Tom

Chicago: Meadville Lombard Press, 2003. xii, 157p., trade-size glossy wraps with inset photo of the author and his newest child. Slight edgewear and mild bumps to corners; no ownership or other marks.
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$12.00