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Paperback. Helps a detective to tell whether the victim had suffocated, drowned, been shot, stabbed, or struck by lightning, spontaneously combusted, frozen to death or expired due to starvation. This book contains suggestions which include examining the face of the deceased for an 'expression of angry resistance', and a clear indication of murder. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
New ed.
SKU
V9780752455136
ISBN
9780752455136
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.78

Paperback. The remarkable true story of some of Europe's greatest artists, the house that sheltered them during the Second World War, and the Emergency Rescue Committee who helped them escape from the Nazis Num Pages: 496 pages, integrated. BIC Classification: BGH; BTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 200 x 28. Weight in Grams: 360.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719566943
ISBN
9780719566943
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.92

Paperback. Murder, gunrunning, drug trafficking, kneecappings - Paul Ferris has been accused of many things in his life, some true, some not. What's not in dispute is that he spent twenty-five years as one of Britain's most feared gangsters. Out of prison, Paul still hasn't forgotten the common thugs and big-time players that surrounded him. Num Pages: 272 pages, 8 pp b/w plate section. BIC Classification: BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 18. Weight in Grams: 278. It Takes One to Know One. 272 pages, 8 pp b/w plate section. Murder, gunrunning, drug trafficking, kneecappings - Paul Ferris has been accused of many things in his life, some true, some not. What's not in dispute is that he spent twenty-five years as one of Britain's most feared gangsters. Out of prison, Paul still hasn't forgotten the common thugs and big-time players that surrounded him. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BTC. Dimension: 196 x 133 x 18. Weight: 278.
Publisher
B&W Publishing
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845022914
ISBN
9781845022914
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.29

Paperback. The shocking first true account from one of the young girls who lived through and survived the Rotherham sex abuse scandal. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JMC; BT; JFFE1; JFFE2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 24. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Harper Element
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008141264
ISBN
9780008141264
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.58

Hardcover. The true story of a tragic love affair between an heroic SAS operative and an IRA terrorist. They loved one another, against the taboos of both their armies, for 14 years. The clandestine love affair reached its crescendo with one of the most controversial incidents in the history of the SAS. Num Pages: 352 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BT; JWDG; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 160 x 33. Weight in Grams: 695. 8vo.Good copy in dustwrapper. Northern Ireland, Ulster. First edition.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Blake Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0296848
ISBN
9781857821963
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 25.00

Hardcover. It is the true story, touched with a little magic, of the seafaring exploits of a Greek kitten. Serendipitously pulled out of the waves off the Greek island of Rhodes near the spot once occupied by the left foot of the statue of Helios the Sun God, which had straddled the entrance to Rhodes harbour. Num Pages: 176 pages, 20 drawings, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 1DVGS; BT; WNGC; WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 232 x 23. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Seashell
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955629112
ISBN
9780955629112
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 18.48

Paperback. From the author of The Perfect Storm, a gripping book about Sebastian Junger's almost fatal year with the 2nd battalion of the American Army. Num Pages: 300 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1FCA; 3JMC; BTM; HBWS4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 21. Weight in Grams: 228. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Fourth Estate (GB)
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000307
ISBN
9780007337712
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. A story of loyalty in the face of extraordinary adversity, and of the unshakable bond between a man and his best friend. Num Pages: 304 pages, Fully integrated b/w. BIC Classification: BTM; WNGD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 197 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751552294
ISBN
9780751552294
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.91

Paperback. * A Childhood Stolen. An Innocence Betrayed. A Life Redeemed * A shocking and inspiring true account of addiction and recovery - in the tradition of The Kid and Ugly Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; BTP; VFJK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 127 x 23. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751539738
ISBN
9780751539738
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.66

Paperback. LulzSec, a sister organisation, broke into and blocked computer systems at VISA, Mastercard and PayPal. The groups have infiltrated the networks of totalitarian governments in Libya and Tunisia. This title is the story of a hive mind, with many hackers across the globe connected to slice through security systems and escape untraced. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 39. Weight in Grams: 554.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780434022083
ISBN
9780434022083
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.51

Paperback. A seamlessly edited multi-voiced portrait of contemporary Iran, using that nation's weblogs (translated from Farsi) as its primary source. Num Pages: 384 pages, 150 b&w integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBN; BT; HBJF1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
Portobello Books
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846270031
ISBN
9781846270031
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. A 'MAKING A MURDERER' set in South Africa - a gripping true-crime story of murder and the justice system in the shadow of apartheid Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFM; 3JJP; BTC; JFFJ; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 253 x 41. Weight in Grams: 706.
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0015338
ISBN
9780008191078
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Paperback. A 'MAKING A MURDERER' set in South Africa - a gripping true-crime story of murder and the justice system in the shadow of apartheid Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFM; 3JJP; BTC; JFFJ; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 253 x 41. Weight in Grams: 706.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0015484
ISBN
9780008191078
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Paperback. A 'MAKING A MURDERER' set in South Africa - a gripping true-crime story of murder and the justice system in the shadow of apartheid Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; 3JJP; BTC; JFFJ; JFSL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008191092
ISBN
9780008191092
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.30

Paperback. A fascinating, frank and revealing insight into life on the frontline, as told to an award-winning journalist and bestselling author by the everyday heroes of today's British Army. Num Pages: 304 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1FCA; BTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 198 x 23. Weight in Grams: 246. Good, clean copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
SKU
KSG0005847
ISBN
9780751543995
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. A World War Two epic of escape and endurance Num Pages: 256 pages, 16pp B&W photos. BIC Classification: 1DNN; 3JJH; BTM; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 18. Weight in Grams: 186. 256 pages, 16pp B&W photos. A World War Two epic of escape and endurance. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DNN; 3JJH; BTM; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Dimension: 197 x 134 x 18. Weight: 210.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847678454
ISBN
9781847678454
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. This is the true story of 450 US soldiers, early in the Vietnam War, who found themselves surrounded by 2000 North Vietnamese regulars in the Ia Dang Valley, in what became the first major battle of the extended conflict. Num Pages: 528 pages, illustrations, maps, portraits. BIC Classification: 1FMV; BTM; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 34. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552150262
ISBN
9780552150262
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.41

Paperback. All at once, as it seemed, something we could have only imagined was upon us - and we could still only imagine it. This is what fascinates me most in existence: the peculiar necessity of imagining what is, in fact, real. Series: Picador Classics. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFGR; 3JJPR; BTC; HBJH; HBTZ; JFFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447275268
ISBN
9781447275268
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.63

Hardcover. Num Pages: 240 pages, 32 pages colour plates. BIC Classification: BTP; JPWL; WGM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 165 x 22. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Lanista Partners Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955318504
ISBN
9780955318504
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 18.02

Paperback. Reveals the mysterious and little-known world of the male escort. This title also reveals what type of woman is willing to part with her money in search of sex, and what type of man is willing to provide it. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: BTX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 19. Weight in Grams: 196. Fine copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KST0035362
ISBN
9780091928148
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.99