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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Awards:PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD WINNER - NEW ZEALAND POST BOOK AWARDS 2013

From 'bikie' gangs to skinheads, the Mongrel Mob to Black Power, gangs have had a massive impact on our society. Based on intensive research within gangs, Patched is the first major history of gang life in New Zealand. Jarrod Gilbert trac... read more

Patched: The History of Gangs in New Zealand
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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
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 True Crime

On a drizzly Monday morning, 16 August 1886, the inhabitants of Timaru woke to astounding news. Tom Hall junior, a well-known local businessman and man about town, nephew of former New Zealand Premier Sir John Hall, had been arrested for attempting to murder his wi... read more

Vile Crimes: The Timaru Poisonings
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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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 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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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
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 True Crime

In the 60s, Ronnie and Reggie Kray were Britain's most notorious gangsters. With violence and intimidation they were the kings of London. They sipped champagne with celebrities and rubbed shoulders with politicians. They were untouchable. Until they weren't. After an unde... read more

The Krays: The Prison Years
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Gangster Women And Criminals They Loved
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Over 100 years have elapsed since what is believed to have been Jack the Ripper's final murder, yet he still has a powerful hold over the public's imagination, which is manifested in the hundreds of books, television programs, and films that are produced every year o... read more

Jack the Ripper: CSI: Whitechapel
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 True Crime

'Each year at least $10 billion is laundered in and through Australia. Much of this money is derived from illicit drugs.' Hooked on the limitless profits of the drug trade, organised crime has grown so powerful that it now poses a major threat to Australia's national security. Cliv... read more

The Dark Side
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