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1 True Life Stories of Crooks, Con Men & Courtesans
Sydney Octopus 1973 706495306 First Edition Hard Cover Good in Good dust jacket 
318 pages, over 100 illustrations. Contains over 50 stories of swindlers rakes & playboys, some of the world's greeatest scandals. Foxing inside dustjacket, which is torn and split at top edge back cover.750gms weight. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
2 Ahlgren, Gregory and Monier, Stephen CRIME OF THE CENTURY The Lindbergh Kidnapping Hoax
London Impala Books 1993 1855860058 / 9781855860056 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Index, notes and bibliography, re-examination of the investigation into the kidnapping case which questions the role Lindbergh played and the thoroughness of evidence examined. 510gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages 
Price: 16.30 AUD
3 Anastasia, George THE LAST GANGSTER From Cop to Wiseguy to FBI Informatant : Big Ron Previte and the Fall of the American Mob
HarperCollins 2004 0060764953 / 9780060764951 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Insight into the American underworld. 500gms weight; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages 
Price: 8.88 AUD
4 Anderson, Timothy G. & Tim Anderson Free Alister, Dunn, and Anderson the ananda marga conspiracy case
Wild & Woolley 1985 0909331820 / 9780909331825 Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; True story of the Hilton Bombing. 200gms weight; Remainder; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 10.50 AUD
London Siena 1998 0752528300 / 9780752528304 Paperback Very Good 
Weight 260 grms ; Giant Books; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pages 
Price: 11.35 AUD
6 Atkinson, Alan THREE WEEKS IN BALI A Personal Account of the Bali Bombing
Sydney Australian Broadcasting Commission 2002 0733312381 / 9780733312380 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
150 grams weight. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 111 pages 
Price: 9.00 AUD
7 Atwood, Roger STEALING HISTORY Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, and the Looting of the Ancient World
St. Martin's Griffin 2004 0312324073 / 9780312324070 Paperback Very Good+ 
Index. 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages 
Price: 11.35 AUD
8 Ayers, Bill Fugitive Days A Memoir
Boston Beacon Press 2001 0807071242 / 9780807071243 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Life on the run as an activist during Vietnam Protests of 1960s America. 650gms weight; 9.32 X 6.42 X 1.04 inches; 304 pages 
Price: 17.50 AUD
9 Balen, Malcolm A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal
London Fourth Estate 2003 1841155535 / 9781841155531 Paperback Very Good 
Index, bibliography. Weight 250 grams. Remainder mark to base; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 260 pages 
Price: 21.25 AUD
10 Balsamo, William and Carpozi, George Jr THE MAFIA The First Hundred Years
London Virgin Books 0753507889 / 9780753507889 Paperback Very Good 
No crease to spine, light crease top corner front cover; First published as 'Crime Incorporated'. 2002 reprint. 255 gms weight; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 464 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
London Robert Hale Limited 1962 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Chipping and wear to jacket edges 
Index, accounts of crimes and behind the scenes of life of a famous criminal lawyer and judge. 600gms weight; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages 
Price: 16.50 AUD
12 Bass, Bill and Jefferson, Jon DEATH'S ACRE Inside the Legendary "Body Farm"
UK Time Warner Books 2003 0316725285 / 9780316725286 Paperback Very Good+ 
Index. William Bass a pioneering forensic scientist and the man behind Cornwell's The Body Farm. Weight 520 grams ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 299 pages 
Price: 14.65 AUD
13 Benedict, Jeff NO BONE UNTURNED From Waco to Croatia: the Adventures of a Top Forensic Scientist
New York Harper-Collins 2003 0732278279 / 9780732278274 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Has been well read but is still a good copy, no crease to spine. ; Index. No Bone Unturned is a riveting story of Dr Douglas Owsley's life and provides an intriguing look at the world of forensic science .330gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
14 Bishop, George V EXECUTIONS The Legal Ways of Death
Los Angeles Sherbourne Press, Inc 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Faded spine, wear to edges and corners of jacket. ; Survey of legal ways of death throughout the world, history of methods and some case studies. 500gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 10.50 AUD
15 Blaikie, George Great Australian Scandals
Adelaide Rigby 1979 0727010085 / 9780727010087 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
214p, illustrated. Dustjacket has closed tears to top front corner and base of spineback cover. Minor wear to base of book. White paper.500gms weight. ; 8vo 
Price: 9.93 AUD
16 Blaikie, George Wild women of Sydney
Adelaide Rigby 1980 0727013947 / 9780727013941 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
1981 reprint. Clipping from Daily Mirror February 18, 1983 loosely inserted. "Kitty Queen of the Crims" article describes tremendous effort required to bring an idea about Tilly Devine into a movie. Journos John Burney and Phil Cornford. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
Price: 36.50 AUD
17 Bottom Bob Bugged! Legal Police Telephone Taps Expose the Mr Bigs of Australia's Drug Trade
Melbourne Sun Books 1989 0725105895 / 9780725105891 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
Crease to bottom of frontcover; 160p, index, b/w photos. Remaindermark to base. 250gms weight; Remainder; 8vo 
Price: 10.50 AUD
18 Bottom, Bob CONNECTIONS II Crime Rackets and Networks of Influence in Australia
Sun 1987 0725105348 / 9780725105341 Paperback Very Good 
Index. Second book on organised crime in Australia. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
19 Bottom, Bob Inside Victoria : a Chronicle of Scandal
Melbourne Pan Books 1991 0330272616 / 9780330272612 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
218p, index, "Chronicles the fall from grace of the Garden State in the context of lessons of the past. "Yellowed paper, ; 12mo 
Price: 9.00 AUD
20 Bowles, Robin Taken in Contempt When Parents Abduct Their Own Children
Pan Macmillan 2001 073291101x / 9780732911010 Paperback Very Good+ 
The author's own grandchild was taken to France by his french mother, other cases are included. 600gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 357 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD

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