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  • Demokratischer Staat und transnationaler Terrorismusby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 941.00

    Nicht erst die Epoche nach "9/11", sondern schon die 1970er Jahre waren eine Ära des grenzenlosen Terrorismus. Mehrmals hielten transnational vernetzte und operierende Terroristen die Regierungen und die Öffentlichkeit in Westeuropa durch Geiselnahmen in Atem. Besonders spektakulär waren das Olympia-Attentat von München (1972), die OPEC-Geiselnahme... more...

  • Justice Gained?by

    University of Cape Town Press 2004; US$ 17.99

    Key questions in contemporary South African criminology are examined in these essays, including Why is crime such a persistent problem? and How have crime control practices altered in response to the challenges of the post-apartheid era? . Teachers, researchers, policy advisors, and practitioners challenge some of the received wisdom re-emerging... more...

  • Macho Paradoxby

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2006; US$ 19.99

    Violence against women is every man's issue. more...

  • Protection, Security, and Safeguardsby

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 125.95

    Our need for security has not waned since the dawn of civilization - it has only increased and become more complicated. Protection, Security, and Safeguards: Practical Approaches and Perspectives draws on the security prowess of former secret service agents and other notable security professionals as the authors touch on nearly every facet of the industry.... more...

  • Admission to Residential Careby Frank Hall **Nfa**; Paul Brearley; Penny Gutridge; Frank Hall; Glenys Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 270.00

    Reproduced here in facsimile, this volume was originally published in 1980 and is available individually. The collection is also available in a number of themed mini-sets of between 5 and 13 volumes, or as a complete collection. more...

  • The Trail of the Trampby A-No. 1

    Garrett County Press 2012; US$ 0.99

    It is recommended the reader drink moonshine before reading this hardnosed edition of A No. 1's hobo story cycle, which presents cautionary tales of clueless youth corrupted by the road. Lessons covered include "do unto others before they do unto you" and the difference between yeggars (who steal and rob) and plingers (a begging class). As is the case... more...

  • The Adventures of a Female Trampby A-No. 1

    Garrett County Press 2012; US$ 0.99

    First published in 1914, this detailed account of female hobos is a rare and beautiful example of early American storytelling. The Adventures of a Female Tramp is social history, presenting vagabond underground culture with humor, excitement and a flare for the dramatic. Each of the cross-country adventures are told by "the famous hobo" A. No. 1 who... more...

  • The Curse of Tramp Lifeby A-No. 1

    Garrett County Press 2012; US$ 0.99

    Published in 1912, The Curse of the Tramp is the third book in the series by A-No 1 "The Famous Tramp" who traveled 500,000 miles for only $7.61. This is a fabulous and true tour of prisons, train yards and railroads. more...

  • Con Menby 60 Minutes; Mike Wallace

    Simon & Schuster 2007; US$ 11.99

    60 Minutes brings its award-winning journalistic skills and unmistakable broadcast style to the page, delving into its archives to present stories on one of the program's most popular subjects: the con man. Con Men exposes a truly eclectic group of swindlers and rogues: the extraordinary characters of ABSCAM, pyramid-scheme millionaires and stock-market... more...

  • The Bowery Boysby PETER ADAMS

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 59.00

    In the decades before the Civil War, the miserable living conditions of New York City's lower east side nurtured the gangs of New York. This book tells the story of the Bowery Boys, one gang that emerged as part urban legend and part street fighters for the city's legions of young workers. Poverty and despair led to a gang culture that was easily politicized,... more...