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Paperback. The follow-up to the hugely successful cult-classic BIG DEAL, with all the poker wit and wisdom of the original. (Martin Amis on Tony Holden: 'The top writer in pokerdom'.) Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: BT; WDMC2; WDP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 148 x 23. Weight in Grams: 284.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349119038
ISBN
9780349119038
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.89

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BT; WNGD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. .
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509821419
ISBN
9781509821419
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.97

Paperback. What is it like to make millions before you turn 20? What drives City traders to excess in their quest for extreme wealth? And what happens when they lose it all overnight? This title provides an account of life in Square Mile, laying bare the tricks, lifestyles and minds of the men who gamble with millions and influence our lives. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BT; JFFX; KFFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141043647
ISBN
9780141043647
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.51

Paperback. Derek Niemann draws on original diaries, letters and drawings, to show how Conder, Barrett, Waterston and Buxton were forged by their wartime experience into the giants of postwar wildlife conservation. Their legacy lives on. Num Pages: Illustrations. BIC Classification: BTP; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 24. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Short Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780721361
ISBN
9781780721361
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.11

Paperback. The inside story of Birmingham CID's fight against crime in the '70s and '80s. Num Pages: 264 pages, 16. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; BTC; JKSW1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 27. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445657875
ISBN
9781445657875
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.43

Paperback. In 1993, 140 elite US soldiers abseiled into a market in the city of Mogadishu, Somalia. Their mission was to abduct two lieutenants of a Somali warlord. But they were drawn into a battle with armed Somalis. "Black Hawk Down" is a minute-by-minute account of modern war. Num Pages: 576 pages, illustrations, maps, portraits. BIC Classification: 1HFGS; BTM; HBJH; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 108 x 30. Weight in Grams: 298. Well-read paperback in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Good
Edition
Media tie-in
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
SKU
KRF0021954
ISBN
9780552999656
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. In 1993, 140 elite US soldiers abseiled into a market in the city of Mogadishu, Somalia. Their mission was to abduct two lieutenants of a Somali warlord. But they were drawn into a battle with armed Somalis. "Black Hawk Down" is a minute-by-minute account of modern war. Num Pages: 576 pages, illustrations, maps, portraits. BIC Classification: 1HFGS; BTM; HBJH; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 108 x 30. Weight in Grams: 296. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Media tie-in
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
SKU
KAK0009990
ISBN
9780552999656
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. NOW A MAJOR FILM STARRING JOHNNY DEPP AND BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH, DAKOTA JOHNSON AND KEVIN BACON Num Pages: 448 pages, 8pp b&w inset. BIC Classification: 1KBBES; BTC; JKVM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 43. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Tie-In - Film Tie-In
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782116240
ISBN
9781782116240
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.83

Paperback. The New York Times bestselling account of a thrilling real-life journey into deepest cave on earth. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BTP; WSZN; WTLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 24. Weight in Grams: 288. The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth. 320 pages. The deepest cave on earth was a prize that had remained unclaimed for centuries, long after every other ultimate discovery had been made. This is the story of the men and women who risked everything to find it, earning their place in history beside the likes of Peary, Amundsen, Hillary, and Armstrong. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BTP; WSZN; WTLP. Dimension: 197 x 127 x 24. Weight: 282.
Publisher
Constable
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849018562
ISBN
9781849018562
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.89

Paperback. Brian Keenan went to Beirut in 1985 for a change of scene from his native Belfast. He became headline news when he was kidnapped by fundamentalist Shi'ite militiamen and held for the next four and a half years. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBL; 3JJPN; BTP; HBJF1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 360. Copy with some shelf wear, but overall a good and clean copy
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Media tie-in
SKU
KIN0031274
ISBN
9780099472148
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Explosive true-crime paperback original from the publishers of FRED AND ROSE (112,000 copies in print). Testimony of the most important supergrass in British crime for 30 years. Num Pages: 288 pages, 8pp b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; 2AB; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 19. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Sphere
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751522419
ISBN
9780751522419
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.89

Paperback. One Sunday morning in 1993 a 16-year-old girl named Eliza Claps goes missing from a church in the centre of Potenza, Italy. Shortly before her disappearance, Elisa had met Danilo Restivo, a strange local boy with a fetish for cutting women's hair on the back of buses. This book deals with this true crime case. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JJPR; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 21. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571274963
ISBN
9780571274963
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.83

Paperback. This fascinating history covers all varieties of crime on the railways and how it has changed over the years, from assaults and robberies, to theft, murder, vandalism, football and crowd activity, suicide on the line, fraud and white collar crime, and also looks at the use of railway crime in film and literature. Num Pages: 192 pages, 65 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BTC; WGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750982696
ISBN
9780750982696
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Arrow Books Ltd
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
SKU
KNW0008786
ISBN
9780099499541
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 5.28

Paperback. It's 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they'll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate has gotten very messy. Series: Tales of the Notorious Hudson Family. Num Pages: 336 pages, (1x8pp plates). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JJPN; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Harper Element
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0020001
ISBN
9780008142797
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.77

Paperback. An In Cold Blood for our time, a chilling, compulsive story of a writer unwittingly caught in the wake of a grifter-turned-murderer. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPR; BM; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 126 x 22. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Corsair
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472115898
ISBN
9781472115898
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.11

An In Cold Blood for our time, a chilling, compulsive story of a writer unwittingly caught in the wake of a grifter-turned-murderer. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPR; BG; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 322. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publication date
2014
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0008460
ISBN
9781472119353
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. In the 19th century Scotland was depicted as a land of misty glens, engineering innovation and inventive genius. But Scotland was also the home of brutal murder, terrifying riots, child cruelty, bank robbery and acid attack. This book exposes some of the crimes, remembered and forgotten, that rocked the Scotland of our ancestors. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JH; BTC; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 158 x 21. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Black and White Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845027896
ISBN
9781845027896
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.50

Paperback. An insider story of Edward Conlon's career in the New York Police Department. It tells of his first days as a rookie, walking a beat in the south Bronx through his time in narcotics and his ascent to gold shield detective. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; BM; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 126 x 33. Weight in Grams: 390.
Edition
01st Edition
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091940324
ISBN
9780091940324
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 17.84

Hardcover. As new.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
The Lyons Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Lyons Press Ed
SKU
KRF0027878
ISBN
9781592285808
Hardback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64