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Woman in Prison

by Caroline H. Woods

In the preface to the fascinating volume Woman in Prison, author Caroline H. Adams explains the chance encounter with a classified advertisement that changed the course of her life. It was a help-wanted ad soliciting...


The Family Court Murders

by Debi Marshall

4 murders. 5 bombings. And no one charged. This is the definitive story of the Family Court Murders.An initiative of the Whitlam Government, the so-called 'helping court' opened its doors in January 1976. But...


Poor Pearl, Poor Girl!: The Murdered-Girl Stereotype in Ballad and Newspaper

by Anne B. Cohen

The year was 1896, and nineteenth-century journalists called the murder of Pearl Bryan the "Crime of the Century." From the day Pearl's headless body was found to the execution of her murderers on the gallows,...


Marrying the Hangman: A True Story of Privilege, Marriage and Murder

by Sheila Weller

The account of the murder of Diane Whitmore Pikul describes how her wealthy and violent Wall Street husband murdered her and then won custody of her children while under indictment for her murder.


Place in Research: Theory, Methodologies, and Methods: Theory, Methodology, and Methods

by Eve Tuck & Marcia McKenzie

Bridging environmental and Indigenous studies and drawing on critical geography, spatial theory, new materialist theory, and decolonizing theory, this dynamic volume examines the sometimes overlooked significance...


Drug Muled: Sixteen years in a Thai prison: The Vanessa Goosen Story

by Joanne Joseph

“I realise what they did to me in there. How they turned me into a savage, only half human, bathing in a trough and eating food fit for animals and locking me in a cage every night.” – Vanessa Goosen, Drug...


American Mafia: Chicago: True Stories of Families Who Made Windy City History

by William Griffith

Everyone knows stories about the American Mafia and its varied forms of crime, from racketeering to stock manipulation to murder.  American Mafia: Chicago explores the Windy City, strolling through its neighborhoods...


My Father, My Monster: A True Story

by McIntosh Polela

Bright, articulate, and charismatic, former journalist and police spokesman McIntosh Polela has been on African television screens for many years. But behind a dazzling career, Polela’s troubled past haunts...


Kebble Collusion: 10 Fateful Days in a R26 Billion Fraud

by Barry Sergeant

In a world of outright denial and selective amnesia and of complex financial transactions designed to confuse, obfuscate, and hide the spoils, this book unravels one of South Africa’s biggest cover-ups. This...


Justice for Bonnie: An Alaskan Teenager's Murder and Her Mother's Tireless Crusade for the Truth

by Karen Foster & I.J. Schecter

When Karen Foster was told that something had happened to her eighteen-year-old daughter, Bonnie Craig, she knew what it meant. The Alaska State Troopers investigating the scene ruled it a hiking accident, but...


To Live Outside the Law: Caught by Operation Julie, Britain's Biggest Drugs Bust

by Leaf Fielding

'Listen, Leaf,' Pritchard said, 'the hash is neither here nor there. You're in a lot more trouble than possession of a bit of dope. You've got big problems, man... big problems.'

He looked at me with something...


Designing and Conducting Survey Research: A Comprehensive Guide

by Louis M. Rea & Richard A. Parker

The industry standard guide, updated with new ideas and SPSS analysis techniques

Designing and Conducting Survey Research: A Comprehensive Guide Fourth Edition is the industry standard resource that covers all...


The Brass Wall

by David Kocieniewski

In David Kocieniewski's The Brass Wall comes a brilliantly reported true story of power and betrayal in the NYPD set against the worlds of the Mafia and big-city politics

In 1993, Vincent Armanti, Undercover...


Rough Stock: The Southern Arkansas University Horse Theft Case

by Michael Thompson

Rough Stock explores the theft of championship rodeo horses owned by students at Southern Arkansas University in November, 2011. The Investigation, Arrests, and Trials are covered with extensive documentation...


Breaking the Code: A True Story by a Hells Angel President and the Cop Who Pursued Him

by Pat Matter & Chris Omodt

A highly respected Hells Angel president. An honest, hard-working cop. Both of their lives on totally different paths until their worlds collide... "With no holds barred, Omodt and Matter rip back the curtain...


Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of the Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine

by Maximillian Potter

Journalist Maximillian Potter uncovers a fascinating plot to destroy the vines of La Romanée-Conti, Burgundy's finest and most expensive wine.

In January 2010, Aubert de Villaine, the famed proprietor of the...


Pirate Outrages: True Stories of Terror on the China Seas

by Douglas R. G. Sellick

Derived from firsthand accounts, newspapers, journals, letters, and telegrams, this daunting compilation divulges authentic piracy stories from the 19th and 20th centuries. Part history, part true crime, this...


Social Theory as a Vocation: Genres of Theory Work in Sociology

by Donald N. Levine

In this unprecedented collection, Donald N. Levine rejuvenates the field of social theory in the face of lagging institutional support. The work canvasses the universe of types of theory work in sociology and...


A Scientific Theory of Culture and Other Essays: [1944]

by Bronislaw Malinowski

Published, posthumously, this volume is both a summing up and a reformulation of Malinowski's functional theory of culture.


The Demon of Brownsville Road: A Pittsburgh Family's Battle with Evil in Their Home

by Bob Cranmer & Erica Manfred

October 1988: Bob Cranmer buys a house in the Pittsburgh suburb he grew up in. He has no idea that his dream home is about to become his worst nightmare...

The Cranmers seemed fated to own the house at 3406...