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 True Crime

It should be remembered as New Zealand's answer to Britain's Great Train Robbery, but instead it's been almost completely forgotten.In the dead of the night, robbers broke into the commission building and made off with an audacious loot equivalent to almost $1 million ... read more

The Great New Zealand Robbery
$32.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 True Crime

Series:Big Ideas Simply Explained

From Jack the Ripper to the modern day drug cartels, The Crime Book documents the most notorious crimes and criminals in history. With over 100 crimes to explore, The Crime Book examines the science, psychology and sociology of criminal behaviour. See th... read more

The Crime Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)
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Category:

 True Crime

Twelve extraordinary tales of crime and punishment: a collection of true crime writing by New Zealand's award-winning master of non-fiction. A court is a chamber of questions. Who, when, why, what happened and exactly how - these are issues of psychology and the soul, they... read more

The Scene of the Crime
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 True Crime

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Presumed Guilty
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Category:

 True Crime

Beginning in the summer of 1903, an insidious crime wave filled New York City, and then the entire country, with fear. The children of Italian immigrants were kidnapped, and dozens of innocent victims were gunned down. Bombs tore apart tenement buildings. Judges, senators, Rockefe... read more

The Black Hand
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 True Crime

A highly entertaining, scurrilous and fascinating book on Australian con men (and women) and all their dirty, devious tricks. There are con men you fear and con men you hate, and con men with amazing stories who take your breath away with their dirty tricks and sheer braz... read more

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
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Ivan Milat, the notorious backpacker serial killer, is not the most feared person in prison. Nor is it Martin Bryant, the man who set a killing record when he murdered 35 people in what was the worst ever massacre in the world. No, ... read more

Green is the New Black: Inside Australia's Hardest Women's Jails
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 True Crime

Last King of the Cross lays bare Australia's most notorious underworld figure. In the mongrel tongue of the streets, John writes of fleeing war-torn Tripoli with his family and growing up in Sydney's rough and tumble west - before establishing himself as a tough guy and te... read more

Last King of the Cross
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From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape Missoula, ... read more

Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
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In the 1950s, a young Indianapolis minister named Jim Jones preached a curious blend of the gospel and Marxism. His congregation was racially integrated, and he was a much-lauded leader in the contemporary civil rights movement. In this rivetin... read more

The Road to Jonestown -Jim Jones and Peoples Temple
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Diane Reeve found everything she was looking for in the handsome Frenchman Philippe Padieu. Deeply in love, they spent every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday together at his place or hers . . . that is, until she learned ... read more

Standing Strong: An Unlikely Sisterhood and the Court Case That Made History
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An ambitiously wide-ranging exploration of seven centuries of riot, murder and assault, by England's leading expert on the topic. Anyone who enjoyed Steven Pinker's "The Better Angels of Our Nature" or Adrian Raine's "The Anatomy of Violence "... read more

A Fiery & Furious People: A History of Violence in England
$85.00(NZD) inc GST
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