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Crime

Paperback. A catalogue of 365 ghastly tales from around the county dating from the twelfth to the twentieth centuries. It contains diverse tales of highwaymen, murderers, poachers, witches, rioters and rebels, as well as accounts of prisons, punishments and executions. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 12. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456843
ISBN
9780752456843

€ 17.65

Paperback. Linda Stratmann's carefully researched and enthralling text includes much previously unpublished information and will appeal to everyone interested in the shady side of Middlesex's history. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 171 x 10. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451237
ISBN
9780752451237

€ 17.65

Paperback.

Roman governor Pliny the Younger faces betrayal and death in a remote frontier province.

Series: Roman Games. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Dimension: 228 x 145. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK airport ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781850800
ISBN
9781781850800

€ 21.96

Paperback. Illustrated with more than 60 archive images, this collection of true tales from across the Ribble Valley gives a record of crime and punishment. It begins with the paranoid prisoner of Barnoldswick and passes through an alphabet of place names that ends within the haunted ruins of Whalley Abbey, where the execution of a martyred monk was staged. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx 65. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 6. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444956
ISBN
9780752444956

€ 12.81

Paperback. This book will appeal to everyone interested in true-crime and the shadier side of London's past. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456577
ISBN
9780752456577

€ 12.81

Paperback. This text looks at the cyclical movement of Europe from implicit sexual tolerance to repression to sexual liberalisation and open toleration. Num Pages: 256 pages, 36 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3H; BTC; HBJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 124 x 22. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429779
ISBN
9780752429779

€ 15.71

Paperback. Illustrated with a range of photographs and engravings - showing the criminals and their crimes, and the towns and villages of Yorkshire in days gone by. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; BG; BTC; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 330.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750947466
ISBN
9780750947466

€ 15.71

Paperback. Steve Fielding's highly readable new book features each of the twenty-nine cases in one volume for the first time and is fully illustrated with photographs, news cuttings, rare documents and drawings. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457079
ISBN
9780752457079

€ 17.65

Hardcover. As long as the United States has banks, robbers will try to steal from them. A History of Heists details trends in bank robbery, including how advances in law enforcement and security have foiled many bandits. The ostensible goal of every bank robbery is to get the money, but it is a crime that often has a strong hold on the popular imagination. Num Pages: 262 pages, 10 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 237 x 27. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442235458
ISBN
9781442235458

€ 31.99
€ 31.36

Paperback.

The first in the Death in Byzantium crime series set in the 6th century at the court of the Emperor Justinian.

Series: Death in Byzantium. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Dimension: 228 x 145. .
SKU
V9781781850053
ISBN
9781781850053

€ 21.96

Paperback.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903425992
ISBN
9781903425992

€ 14.37

Paperback. Two female poisoners, Catherine Churchill, who killed her husband in Knowle-St-Giles in 1879 and Sarah Freeman, who claimed several victims in the Bridgwater area from 1843 onwards. A wide variety of means and motive are covered. There is murder committed in the course of robbery, such as the brutal killing of Sarah Wilkins in Nempnett Thrubwell. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457420
ISBN
9780752457420

€ 17.65

Paperback. Brings together numerous murderous tales, some which were little known outside the Worcestershire county, and others which made national headlines, including the murders of the entire Gummary family at Berrow in 1780; Catherine Gulliver, killed by John Butler at Holt Fleet in 1864; and, Maria Holmes, slain by her husband at Bromsgrove in 1872. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448985
ISBN
9780752448985

€ 17.65

Paperback. As a major architect of the United States' national crime syndicate, Morris 'Moe' Dalitz was active in various fields of organized crime from 1918 until his death. This biography tells the story of Dalitz's life and the syndicate that he and like-minded individuals built from scratch, seeing the promise of America and making it their own. Num Pages: 317 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BG; BTC; JKVM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 175 x 18. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
McFarland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780786435166
ISBN
9780786435166

€ 57.63

Hardcover. Num Pages: 240 pages, 77 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BTC; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 241 x 23. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781625451088
ISBN
9781625451088

€ 21.51

Paperback. From cases as famous as the execution of Andrew Hardie and John Baird for high treason in 1820, to little-known crimes such as that of eighty-four-year old Allan Mair, hung for the murder of his eighty-five-year old wife, Mary, in 1843, this book sheds light on Stirling's criminal history. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 174 x 7. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752462721
ISBN
9780752462721

€ 13.77

Hardcover. Dr Crippen's murder of his wife Cora has stuck in the public imagination for many reasons. This work combines a narrative with facts from witness statements, and police reports. Num Pages: 112 pages, 20 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 136 x 17. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
National Archives
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905615155
ISBN
9781905615155

€ 9.58

Audio CD. Series: Gaslight Mystery. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 142 x 29. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Tantor Audio
Format
CD
Publication date
2015
Edition
Unabridged CD
Condition
New
SKU
V9781494514969
ISBN
9781494514969

€ 48.99
€ 17.74

Paperback. Drawing on a wide variety of historical sources, 'Essex Villians' is a veritable who's who of the county's most notorious villians. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 125 x 11. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
History Publishing Group
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465746
ISBN
9780752465746

€ 12.81

Hardcover. Series: An Ursula Blanchard Elizabethan Mystery. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 265 x 26. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
Severn House Large Print Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9780727894205
ISBN
9780727894205

€ 16.31

Paperback. Reconstructs the murder in 1959 of a Kansas farmer, his wife and both their children. In this title, the author's study of the killings and subsequent investigation explores the circumstances surrounding this terrible crime and the effect it had on those involved. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; BTC; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 22. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1.4.2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141182575
ISBN
9780141182575

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Paperback. For years, the high walls of Leeds' Armley Gaol have contained many infamous criminals. Until hanging was abolished in the 1960s Armley was also the main centre of execution for convicted killers from all parts of Yorkshire and the east coast. This title is suitable for those who are interested in the shadier side of Yorkshire's history. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950930
ISBN
9780750950930

€ 17.65

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, 16 black & white illustrations, 8 black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPL; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 264 x 22. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750967389
ISBN
9780750967389

€ 21.51

Paperback. A book that gathers together the stories of 120 criminals hanged at both Lincoln Castle Prison and HMP Lincoln on Greetwell Road between 1203 and 1961. It features condemned that range from coiners and forgers, to thieves, highwamen and poisoners. Num Pages: 112 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951104
ISBN
9780750951104

€ 15.71