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The Hunt for Martin Bormann. The Truth.

by Whiting, charles.

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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
Published
1996
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780850525274
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London: Leo Cooper, 1996. xv, 219pp, bw ills. Black boards in jacket. Near new. Examines over 50 years of rumours, claims and counter-claims to produce the true story of Martin Bormann, the 'Brown Eminence'.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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The Black Hand. A Chapter in ethnic Crime.

by Pitco, Thomas Monroe; Cordasco, Francesco.

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Used - Very Good
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No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1977
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780874718867
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Totowa, NJ.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1977. 274pp, index, bibliographical note, footnotes, bw ills. Blue cloth, no jacket. Some foxing to page edges otherwise excellent.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Victims of the Rope. Executions in Port Phillip & Victoria, 1842-1967.

by Poultney, Trevor.

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Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2016
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780987406804
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Melbourne: The Author, 2016. vii, 199pp, chronological list, bw ills. Pictorial card. Near new. The first comprehensive record of the 187 judicial hangings in Port Phillip and Victoria between 1842 and 1967. Includes overviews of the offenders, crimes, trials and executions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by A & K Collins. 8vo.
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The Philippines. Violations of the Laws of War By Both Sides.

by Asia Watch Committee.

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Used - Very Good
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First Paperback
Published
1990
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780929692524
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USA: Human Rights Watch, 1990. 148pp. Orange card. Some fading to spine and adjacent. Adresses abuses by the Philippines government and the New People's Army including summary executions, mutilation of corpses, torture and other vio;ations by both sides.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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Ned Kelly. The Story of Australia's Most Notorious Legend.

by Fitzsimons, Peter.

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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
2013
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Hardcover
ISBN
9781742758909
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Sydney: William Heinemann, 2013. xviii,m 826pp, index, bibliography, notes/references, bw ills, pictorial endpapers. Or black boards in jacket. Very light even toning to page edges, 2mm tear at bottom front jacket spine fold. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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Klaus Barbie. The Butcher of Lyon.

by Bower, Tom.

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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
Edition
First US Edition
Published
1984
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780394533599
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1984. 255pp, index, bibliography, bw ills, map, glossary. Cloth backed black boards in jacket. Very light edge wear to jacket.The definitive story of Klaus Barbie and his trial for war crimes committed while head of the Gestapo in Lyon.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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The Teacher's Pet.

by Thomas, Hedley; Condon, Matthew (epilogue)

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Edition
First Paperback
Published
2023
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Paperback
ISBN
9781760784782
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Sydney: Macmillan, 2023. ix, 502pp, endnotes, chronology, bw & col ills. Very slight reading wear. The gripping true crime story of Chris Dawson (rugby star and teacher), his murdered wife (Lyn) and the schoolgirl with whom Chris became infatuated. Lyn was killed in 1982. Dawson was arrested in 2018 and found guilty in 2022.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good.… Read more about this item
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Police of the Pastoral Frontier. Native Police 1849-59.

by Skinner, L. E.

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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780702209772
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St. Lucia, Qld: University of Queensland Press, 1975. x, 455pp, index, bibliography, appendices, maps, bw ills. Green cloth in jacket. Minor foxing to page edges, slight fading to spine.The Native Police Force of trained aborigines was a new concept which combined European weapons and discipline with the highly developed Aboriginal bush skill and cunning. Previously attacking tribes had been able… Read more about this item
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The History of Torture in England.

by Parry, L.A.

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Used - Very Good
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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1933
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Hardcover
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London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., 1933. viii, 244pp, bibliography. Light blue cloth in jacket. Jacket moderately edge-worn with several shorts tears and small chips including approx 7mm strip from top of spine, spine darkened and approx 5cm split on rear spine fold. The cloth is a little spotted with light areas and faded at top of spine, some… Read more about this item
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Fort Apache. Life & Death in New York City's Most Violent Precinct.

by Walker, Tom.

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition.
Published
1977
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780426181552
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London: Tandem Publishing, 1977. 195pp. Paperback. Light even toning to page edges/margins.. First UK Edition.. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.
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Policework. The Need for a Noble Character.

by Lashley, Rickey D.

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1995
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780275950132
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Westport, CN: Praeger, 1995. xvii, 120pp, index, bibliography. Blue cloth, no jacket. Prev owner name stamps on edges and endpapers. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Styles of Urban Policing. Organization, Environment, and police Styles in Selected American Cities.

by Slovak, Jeffrey S.

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1986
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780814778555
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New York: New York University Press, 1986. xi, 198pp, index, references, tables/graphs. Green cloth, no jacket. Sticker shadow to front, prev owner name stamp to edges. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Bolters for the Bush. Bushranging in Old Van Diemen's Land.

by Minchin, R.F. (Bob)

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Used - Fine
Edition
Second Edition
Published
2010
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9870980412475
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Sandy Bay, Tasmania: The Author, 2010. v, 134pp, index, folding facsimile documents at rear, bw ills. Pictorial card. Near new. Bushrangers in colonial Tasmania.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo.
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Cattle Duffers in the Outback. One Couple's Struggle in the Devil's Triangle.

by Boyle, Frances M.

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Edition
Fourth Printing
Published
2008
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Paperback
ISBN
9781876622459
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Marleston, SA: J.B. BOOKS, 2008. xiii, 401pp, map. Or card covers. Minor edge wear tocover, light foxing to page edges, a few tiny speckles on half-title and small bump to top front corner. The story of one family's struggle for survival on a remote north Queensalnd cattle station. A relentless unfolding of cattle duffing, organised harassment, victimisation, arson, political corruption… Read more about this item
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Some North Queensland Mysteries.

by Crossan, Y. (compiled by)

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First Edition
Published
1980
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Paperback
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Townsville: Y. Crossan, 1980. 32pp, bw ills. Light blue card with Qld map to front. Near new. No date-c1980. Mysteries both criminal and paranormal from north Queensland including Townsville, Palmerston, Palmer River gold fields, and more. Stories previously appeared in various publications including Townsville Short Story magazine, Gen & Treasure, North Australian Monthly, NewIdea and the Australian Women's Weekly.. First… Read more about this item
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Mad Dan Morgan. Bushranger.

by King, J.A.

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Used - Good
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Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1976
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780908001002
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Sydney: Phillip Mathews Publishers, 1976. 127pp, bibliography, num bw ills. Black cloth in jacket. Lacks front free endpaper.Several short tears and other minor edge wear to jacket. 'Mad Dan' Morgan was a notorious Australian bushranger. King's drawings, carefully researched, evoke strong feelings for the man and his times.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by King, J.A. (drawings). 4to.… Read more about this item
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Lightning Meets the west Wind. The Malaita Massacre.

by Keesing, Roger M.; Corris, Peter.

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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1980
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780195542233
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Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1980. xv, 219pp, index, notes, bw ills, endpaper maps. Or black cloth in jacket. Slight creasing to flap otherwie near new. The 1927 killing of William Bell, a colonial government representative on Malaita in the Solomon Islands sparked a destruction more wanton and complete than could have been foreseen. The subsequent random killing of the Kwaio,… Read more about this item
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SUPER-FLY. THE TRUE UNTOLD STORY OF FRANK LUCAS, AMERICAN GANGSTER.

by CHEPESIUK, RON; GONZALEZ, ANTHONY.

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First Edition
Published
2007
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Paperback
ISBN
9780615153841
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New York: Street Certified Entertainment, 2007. 156pp, bw ills. Pictorial card. Near new. Biography of Frank Lucas- an American gangster/Harlem drug dealer with connections to La Cosa Nostra and involvement in the development of the Asian drug pipeline. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo.
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L.A. Noir.the Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City.

by Buntin, John.

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First Paperback
Published
2009
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Paperback
ISBN
9780307352088
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New York: Three Rivers Press., 2009. xii, 419pp, index, bibliography, notes, bw ills. Pictorial card. Minor edge wear to cover, sticker remnant to front, light even toning to page edges. The midcentury struggle between the LAPD and gangsters for the control of LA.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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The Kavieng Massacre. A War Crime Revealed.

by Dunbar, Raden.

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First Edition
Published
2007
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Paperback
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9781863513685
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Binda, NSW: Sally Milner, 2007. xv, 304pp, index, references, endnotes, appendices, bw ills, maps. Pictorial card. Very slight edge wear to cover. The 1944 Kavieng massacre. A large group of expat Australian men and German Catholic missionaries were trapped on New Ireland (New Guinea), many interned by the Japanese in September 1942 at Kavieng. They disappeared without trace in March… Read more about this item
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