True Crime Books
There are 35 books in this catalogue.
One One Five ( 115 )
Manly, Alan, Julian Day & Graeme Brosnan
Book Number: 61698
A.K.A. Publishing 2011 8vo. softcover. Very Good. What appears as a petty squabble over $115 sets the scene for a fight where they must represent themselves over 200 times in the Local Court to the High Court. Our humble heroes strike back a a legal system gone crazy.
Evidence for Murder - How Physicis Convicted a Killer
Book Number: 62282
University of New South Wales Press, 2009 Trade paperback. 274pp. Very good. For five years, Cross worked closely with the Homicide Squad on the Byrne affair. Cross, whose ingenious experiments showed conclusively that Caroline Byrne must have been thrown with great force from the cliff top.
Gentleman Thief: The Recollections of a Cat Burglar
Book Number: 34240
HarperCollins 1996 8vo softcover 393pp index, b/w illus. very good, crease on front cover top corner. For Peter Scott, being a burglar was not a job but a vocation. Over the years his victims have included Zsa Zsa Gabor, Sophia Loren, Deborah Kerr, and Ginger Rogers. Here he gives a frank and funny account of his life and crimes.
An Angel In The Court - The Life of Major Joyce Harmer
Book Number: 62119
Harper Collins 2005 8vo. Softcover. 313pp. Very good. Illustrated with photos. Armed with an unshakable faith in humanity, Joyce - a Salvation Army Major, has helped some of society's least wanted. This is the inspiring story of a quiet achiever whose 'spiritual fragrance' has affected and changed the lives of thousands of Australians.