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Love Lies: A True Story of Marriage and Murder in the Suburbs
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781682301975, isbn: 1682301974,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
A perfect life. A perfect lie.When Nancy Cooper moved from Canada to Cary, North Carolina with her new husband Brad, their future was bright: living in one of the most picturesque towns in the US, the couple mingled with neighbors, attended parties, ...
Oklahoma's Most Notorious Cases: Machine Gun Kelly Kidnapping, US vs. David Hall, Girl Scout Murders, Karen Silkwood, Sirloin Stockade Murders, OKC Bombing
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781937054335, isbn: 1937054330,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Oklahoma has had more than its share of sensational legal battles with national ramifications, but for the first time in one volume, attorney/historian Kent Frates reveals the facts behind six cases that helped shape the history of the state ... and,...
With One Shot: Family Murder and a Search for Justice
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ean: 9780806538556, isbn: 0806538554,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
“A rapid-fire, real-life thriller.” —New York Times bestselling author M. William Phelps The lovely widow had confessed to the coldblooded murder of her husband. But Dorothy Marcic suspected a more sinister tale at the heart of her beloved u...
Love and Death in the Sunshine State: The Story of a Crime
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ean: 9781616207304, isbn: 1616207302,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
“I was convinced that somewhere in this pile of anecdotes and photographs and recollections was the vital clue, the detail that would make everything slide into place, and as I began to assemble all the information I’d gathered into an idea of a ...
American Murder Houses: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of Homicide
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There are places in the United States of America where violent acts of bloodshed have occurred. Years may pass—even centuries—but the mark of death remains. They are known as Murder Houses. From a colonial manse in New England to a small-town ho...
City of Light, City of Poison: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris
By W. W. Norton & Company
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
“Tucker writes with gusto . . . high drama.”―Marilyn Stasio, New York Times Book Review In the late 1600s, Louis XIV assigns Nicolas de la Reynie to bring order to Paris after the brutal deaths of two magistrates. Reynie, pragmatic and fearless...
Murder in Michigan's Upper Peninsula (True Crime)
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mpn: , black & white illustrations, maps, ean: 9781626193550, isbn: 9781626193550,
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Residents of the idyllic villages scattered throughout the Upper Peninsula's richly forested paradise live in quiet comfort for the most part, believing that murder rarely happens in their secluded sanctuary3/4but it does, and more often than they re...
Why We Love Serial Killers: The Curious Appeal of the World's Most Savage Murderers
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mpn: 17 B&W photos, ean: 9781629144320, isbn: 1629144320,
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For decades now, serial killers have taken center stage in the news and entertainment media. The coverage of real-life murderers such as Ted Bundy and Jeffrey Dahmer has transformed them into ghoulish celebrities. Similarly, the popularity of fiction...
Death of an Empire: The Rise and Murderous Fall of Salem, America's Richest City
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mpn: 20 b&w illustrations, ean: 9780312540388, isbn: 0312540388,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Most readers know Salem only for the city's notorious witch trials. But years later it became a very different city, one that produced America's first millionaire (still one of history's 75 wealthiest men) and boasted a maritime trade that made it th...
The Skorzeny Papers: Evidence for the Plot to Kill JFK
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ean: 9781510708419, isbn: 9781510708419,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
In The Skorzeny Papers, the author reveals the details of the post-World War II activities of former SS Commando Otto Skorzeny. Considered by British and American Allied forces as “the most dangerous man in Europe,” Skorzeny planned and led numer...
Wicked Takes the Witness Stand: A Tale of Murder and Twisted Deceit in Northern Michigan
By UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN REGIONAL
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mpn: 9780472051694, ean: 9780472051694, isbn: 0472051695,
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On a bitterly cold afternoon in December 1986, a Michigan State trooper found the frozen body of Jerry Tobias in the bed of his pickup truck. The 31-year-old oil field worker and small-time drug dealer was curled up on his side on the truck’s bare ...
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The Hate Factory: A First-Hand Account of the 1980 Riot at the Penitentiary of New Mexico
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ean: 9780595366699, isbn: 0595366694,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
The terror lasted for thirty-six hours. When it was over, thirty-three inmates were dead, all at the hands of their fellow convicts. It was an outbreak of inmate violence unequaled in the annals of prison uprisings. It happened at the Penitentiary of...
The Wicked Boy: An Infamous Murder in Victorian London
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Winner of the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime Book! From the internationally bestselling author, a deeply researched and atmospheric murder mystery of late Victorian-era LondonIn the summer of 1895, Robert Coombes (age 13) and his brother Natti...
Killing for Profit: Exposing the Illegal Rhino Horn Trade
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mpn: Illustrations (colour), ean: 9781770223349, isbn: 1770223347,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
A terrifying true story of greed, corruption, depravity and ruthless criminal enterprise . . . On the black markets of Southeast Asia, rhino horn is worth more than gold, cocaine and heroin. This is the chilling story of a two-year-long investigation...
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