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- Profile Books 2010; US$ 11.98
True crime at its most potent: a riveting account of tracking down and convicting an evil serial killer by the detective who trapped him. "In the duel between a small-town cop and France's most dangerous serial killer, the advantage appeared heavily in favour of Francis Heaulme, the criminal known as the 'man from nowhere', who may have killed more... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 7.39
Dr. John Kappler was a well-respected physician in dozens of California hospitals, yet none of his patients ever imagined that his real profession was murder? The horror began the day he secretly attempted to kill three patients?including a pregnant woman who suffered permanent brain damage at his evil hands. Then, in a driving rampage, Kappler rammed... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 7.39
The Scott Peterson murder case is the most gripping and highly publicized crime story of the 21st Century. It has captivated a public hungry for the answer to one question: Why would a man with no known history of violent crime or mental illness, with a pretty wife about to give birth to his son, brutally murder her? To get "inside Peterson's head,"... more...
- Atria Books 2012; US$ 24.99
Living under an assumed identity and risking his life were all in a day?s work for U.S. Government Agent Hipolito Acosta. He worked regularly in high-stakes undercover operations infiltrating Mexico?s murderous immigrant smuggling rings and drug cartels. Acosta?s investigations are legendary, both inside law enforcement and the crime cartels he helped... more...
- Black & White Publishing 2013; US$ 3.99
Blood and Granite is a chronicle of the most notorious homicides committed in Aberdeen over the last hundred years. Written by Norman Adams, a journalist who reported on many of the chilling crimes he now recalls so vividly, it is compelling reading for those who are too young to remember - and those who cannot forget. All are human tragedies from... more...
- The History Press 2012; US$ 15.99
Murder and ghosts go hand-in-hand and vengeful spectres seeking justice or haunting the scene of the crime or their killers have adorned the pages of literature since before Shakespeare. This chilling collection of true-crime tales dating from the mid-eighteenth century to the present day all feature some element of the paranormal. Gathered from across... more...
- Addicus Books 2012; US$ 9.99
In the summer of 1993, James Wood brought terror to the unassuming town of Pocatello, Idaho. Little did the friendly community realize it had opened its arms to serial killer. Wood, the stranger in town, was polite and soft-spoken. He looked quite ordinary?he was a master at appearing normal. In late June, Wood abducted and murdered Jeralee Underwood,... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2012; US$ 15.00
A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes. Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense. These we call paradoxes. The paradoxes Al-Khalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. For example,... more...
- Open Road Media 2015; US$ 9.99
The New York Times ?bestselling classic true-crime story of Frances Bradshaw Schreuder, the Manhattan socialite who persuaded the one assassin who couldn?t refuse her?her teenage son?to kill her multimillionaire father In August of 1983 Shana Alexander, acclaimed journalist and chronicler of the lives and criminal trials of Jean Harris and... more...
- Pocket Books 2006; US$ 23.99
A classic tale of true crime, now an HBO film titled Mrs. Harris starring Annette Bening as Jean Harris and Sir Ben Kingsley as the Scarsdale Diet doctor! Jean Harris belonged to the last generation of Americans brought up to believe that nice girls get married. But her love affair with Dr. Herman Tarnower went on for fourteen years without a... more...