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Crime


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A Wild Justice: The Death and Resurrection of Capital Punishment in America
A Wild Justice: The Death and Resurrection of Capital Punishment in America
by Evan J. Mandery
Staff Pick
Mandery takes on the Supreme Court's landmark death penalty cases of the '60s and '70s and succeeds at an exceptionally difficult task: writing an engaging legal nonfiction book for general readers. This book gives the reader a balanced picture of the... (read more)

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Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
by Jake Adelstein
Staff Pick
Tokyo Vice is an almost unbelievable story of organized crime, human trafficking, and officials who look the other way, told by an American reporter — working for a Japanese newspaper — determined to expose the crimes. Adelstein's courage and... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Blood Done Sign My Name: A True Story
Blood Done Sign My Name: A True Story
by Timothy B. Tyson
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"We cannot address the place we find ourselves because we will not acknowledge the road that brought us here." No law can ever change the hearts of men. Timothy B. Tyson chronicles the painful legacies of racism in Oxford, North Carolina, in 1970. The... (read more)

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Charlatan: America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man Who Pursued Him, and the Age of Flimflam
Charlatan: America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man Who Pursued Him, and the Age of Flimflam
by Pope Brock
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Charlatan reads like a highly imaginative novel and is everything a work of popular history should be.... (read more)

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Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan
Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan
by Jake Adelstein
Staff Pick
Tokyo Vice is an almost unbelievable story of organized crime, human trafficking, and officials who look the other way, told by an American reporter — working for a Japanese newspaper — determined to expose the crimes. Adelstein's courage and... (read more)

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Deranged the Shocking True Story of America's Most Fiendish Killer, Albert Fish
Deranged the Shocking True Story of America's Most Fiendish Killer, Albert Fish
by Harold Schechter
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The title alone speaks volumes as to the content of this book. Brilliantly written, Harold Schechter gives us an incredible look inside the life and mind of Albert Fish, one of the most prolific and disturbed serial killers America has ever known... (read more)

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The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
by Edward Ball
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From the author of the National Book Award winner Slaves in the Family, The Inventor and the Tycoon is about the partnership of Eadweard Muybridge and Leland Stanford — one an eccentric inventor of stop-motion photography, the other a railroad... (read more)

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Skyjack: The Hunt for D. B. Cooper
Skyjack: The Hunt for D. B. Cooper
by Geoffrey Gray
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Forty years after his successful(?) jump from a plane, with $200,000 in cash, D. B. Cooper still hasn't been found and none of the possible suspects has been definitively named the culprit. Geoffrey Gray was drawn into the mystery of the elusive... (read more)

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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective
by Kate Summerscale
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At once a mystery and a history of early mystery novels. The dramatic story of the real-life murder that inspired the birth of modern detective fiction. The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher is a provocative work of nonfiction that reads like a Victorian... (read more)

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The Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases
The Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases
by Michael Capuzzo
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The Murder Room is an absolutely riveting story about the history of the Vidocq Society, a group of forensic scientists, cops, FBI agents, etc., that come together to solve unsolvable crimes. I'm not usually a fan of true crime, but The Murder Room is... (read more)

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