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By Jonathan Dee

In her small upstate manhattan city, Molly Howe is famous for her good looks, poise, and personality, till sooner or later a key's uncovered and she or he is cruelly ostracized. She escapes to Berkeley, the place she reveals solace in a tender paintings scholar named John Wheelwright. They embark on an excessive, all-consuming affair, until eventually the day Molly disappears–again. A decade later, John is lured by way of the eccentric ads visionary Mal Osbourne right into a dicy enterprise that threatens to eviscerate each inspiration, slogan, and gimmick exported through Madison street. and lots more and plenty to John’s amazement, one of many many swept into Osbourne’s inventive vortex is the girl who left him devastated such a lot of years ahead of.

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Download E-books Our Enemies in Blue: Police and Power in America PDF

By Kristian Williams

Let's commence with the fundamentals: violence is an inherent a part of policing. The police characterize the main direct capability during which the nation imposes its will at the citizenry. they're armed, educated, and licensed to take advantage of strength. just like the risk of arrest, the specter of violence is implicit in each police come across. Violence, in addition to the legislations, is what they represent.

Using media studies by myself, the Cato Institute's final annual research indexed approximately seven thousand sufferers of police "misconduct" within the usa. yet such tales of police brutality purely scratch the outside of a countrywide epidemic. each year, tens of hundreds of thousands are framed, blackmailed, crushed, sexually assaulted, or killed via police officers. hundreds of thousands of thousands of greenbacks are spent on civil judgments and settlements each year. person lives, households, and groups are destroyed.

In this largely revised and up-to-date version of his seminal learn of policing within the usa, Kristian Williams exhibits that police brutality isn't really an anomaly, yet is outfitted into the very which means of legislation enforcement within the usa. From antebellum slave patrols to present day unarmed adolescence being gunned down within the streets, "peace keepers" have continually used strength to form habit, repress dissent, and shield the strong. Our Enemies in Blue is a well-researched page-turner that either makes ancient feel of this legalized social pathology and maps out attainable alternatives.

Kristian Williams is the writer of numerous books, together with American equipment: Torture and the common sense of Domination. He co-edited Life in the course of Wartime: Resisting Counterinsurgency, and lives in Portland, Oregon.

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Download E-books Gascoyne PDF

First released in 1966, Gascoyne is a hilarious check out a destiny that appears remarkably just like the present.

Meet Gascoyne, a guy who spends entire weeks in his motor vehicle, consuming, slumbering and engaging in his company through cellphone. Gascoyne has chanced on a brand new preoccupation―hunting down the killer of his company affiliate (last obvious slithering clear of the crime scene in a tree-sloth costume), and checking out how the southern California megalopolis has all at once slipped out of his snatch.

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Download E-books Bad Companions: Six London Murderesses Who Shocked the World PDF

By Kate Clarke

This booklet positive aspects the situations of six London ladies, every one very assorted in temperament, age, and standing, who resorted to homicide. Their purposes have been different: relating to the surly maid Kate Webster, sheer mood turns out the most probably reason; avarice looked as if it would spur Catherine Wilson to homicide an envisioned seven occasions; desperation to pay for the maintenance of her two-year-old son lay at the back of Sarah Drake’s crime; seductive younger cook dinner Eliza Fenning was once accused of serving poison together with her dumplings; evil mistress Elizabeth Brownrigg whipped her servant to demise in a home-built dungeon; and at last, the vicious Catherine Hayes persuaded lovers—one of whom used to be her personal son—to decapitate her husband in an orgy of violence. This interesting learn explores those situations extensive, and divulges no matter if those girls have been tragic, misunderstood, or simply simple depraved.

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Download E-books Camouflaged Killer: The Shocking Double Life of Canadian Air Force Colonel Russell Williams PDF

By David A. Gibb

He was once an ideal guy residing an ideal life...which made him a excellent killer.

Canadian Air strength Colonel Russell Williams commanded the biggest Canadian Forces base within the state. He had for my part piloted top ministers, dignitaries, and individuals of the British royal relations, and used to be essentially the most revered and depended on squaddies within the military.

He was once additionally a rapist and a murderer.

This is the anxious precise account of ways one in all Canada's optimum- rating army officials turned one in every of Canada's such a lot infamous criminals, together with his final catch, trial and conviction for a twisted spree of sexual deviancy and brutal rapes and murders.

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Download E-books Kingpin: How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground PDF

By Kevin Poulsen

Former hacker Kevin Poulsen has, over the last decade, equipped a name as one of many most sensible investigative newshounds at the cybercrime beat. In Kingpin, he pours his unequalled entry and services into ebook shape for the 1st time, providing a gripping cat-and-mouse narrative—and an unparalleled view into the twenty-first century’s signature type of equipped crime.
The note unfold throughout the hacking underground like a few unstoppable new virus: Someone—some outstanding, audacious crook—had simply staged a adverse takeover of an internet legal community that siphoned billions of bucks from the U.S. economic climate.
The FBI rushed to release an formidable undercover operation geared toward monitoring down this new kingpin; different businesses worldwide deployed dozens of moles and double brokers. jointly, the cybercops lured a number of unsuspecting hackers into their clutches. . . . but at each flip, their major quarry displayed an uncanny skill to smell out their snitches and notice via their plots.
The offender they sought was once the main not likely of criminals: an excellent programmer with a hippie ethic and a supervillain’s double id. As well-known “white-hat” hacker Max “Vision” Butler, he was once a star through the programming global, even serving as a specialist to the FBI. yet because the black-hat “Iceman,” he present in the area of information robbery an impossible to resist chance to check his oversized talents. He infiltrated millions of pcs round the state, sucking down thousands of bank card numbers at will. He easily hacked his fellow hackers, stealing their ill-gotten profits from less than their noses. including a smooth-talking con artist, he ran an immense real-world crime ring.
And for years, he did all of it with seeming impunity, while numerous competitors ran afoul of police.
Yet as he watched the fraudsters round him squabble, their ranks riddled with infiltrators, their equipment inefficient, he started to see of their disorder the final word problem: He could degree his coup and attach what was once damaged, run issues as they need to be run—even if it intended portray a bull’s-eye on his brow.
Through the tale of this criminal’s awesome upward thrust, and of legislation enforcement’s quest to trace him down, Kingpin lays naked the workings of a silent crime wave nonetheless affecting hundreds of thousands of usa citizens. In those pages, we're ushered into great online-fraud supermarkets stocked with bank card numbers, counterfeit assessments, hacked financial institution debts, useless drops, and faux passports. We study the workings of the various hacks—browser exploits, phishing assaults, Trojan horses, and masses more—these fraudsters use to ply their alternate, and hint the complicated routes in which they flip stolen facts into hundreds of thousands of bucks. and because of Poulsen’s outstanding entry to either police officers and criminals, we step contained in the quiet, determined fingers race that legislations enforcement keeps to struggle with those scammers today. 
Ultimately, Kingpin is a trip into an underworld of startling scope and gear, one during which usual American little ones paintings hand in hand with murderous Russian mobsters and the place an easy wireless connection can unharness a torrent of gold worthy millions.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Inside the Mind of BTK: The True Story Behind the Thirty-Year Hunt for the Notorious Wichita Serial Killer PDF

A dramatic and compelling true-crime mental thriller

This remarkable tale exhibits how John Douglas tracked and took part searching for essentially the most infamous serial killers in U.S. historical past. For 31 years a guy who known as himself BTK (Bind, Torture, Kill) terrorized town of Wichita, Kansas, sexually assaulting and strangling a chain of girls, taunting the police with common communications, and bragging approximately his crimes to neighborhood newspapers and television stations. After disappearing for 9 years, he by surprise reappeared, complaining that nobody was once paying adequate awareness to him and claiming that he had dedicated different crimes for which he had now not been given credits. while he was once eventually captured, BTK used to be shockingly published to be Dennis Rader, a 61-year-old married guy with children.

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Download E-books IMAM HUSSEIN BIN ALI (as) PDF

By Al Balagh Foundation - XKP

This is a quick account of the lifetime of Imam Hussein bin Ali bin Abi Talib (a.s.), the second one grandson of the Holy Prophet and the 3rd divinely selected caliph from the Ahlul-Bait (a.s.).

We pray to Allah, with all our soul, that upon studying this short account of the lifetime of Imam Hussein (a.s.), the 3rd rightful caliph of the Ahlul-Bait (a.s.) that the reader can be inspired to investigate extra deeply into his lifestyles and message. rankings of books are available many languages. A research of his stand might help us to take a extra righteous place in our personal lives.

Published through: Al Balagh starting place

Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran



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Download E-books Hash: The Secret and Chilling Story Behind the Drug's Deadly Underworld PDF

By Wensley Clarkson

For thousands of individuals the world over, lights up a joint is not any extra arguable than having a cup of tea. yet in Hash Wensley Clarkson explores the darkish and sinister aspect of this multi-billion pound enterprise: one fueled via a brutal underworld community of purchasers, drug barons, bent law enforcement officials or even terrorists. intercourse, intimidation, bribery and homicide are all hired in a quest for immense gains. touring from the lawless Rif mountains in Morocco to darkened warehouses in Spain, safe via seriously armed gangsters, it is a revelatory roller-coaster trip in the course of the mystery international of Hash.

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Download E-books Wrecking Crew: the brutal true story of the Bandidos' legendary sergeant-at-arms Caesar Campbell PDF

By Caesar Campbell, Donna Campbell

Alright I couldn't locate this wherever and couldn't wait anymore so I'm filling it myself! :o)



Wrecking workforce: the brutal actual tale of the Bandidos' mythical sergeant-at-arms

Author - Caesar Campbell, Donna Campbell
Publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia
Language - English
Category - Non-Fiction > Biography
No. of Pages - 288
Publication Date - 01-September-2011

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From the bestselling writer of Enforcer
Wrecking workforce takes you into the guts of the Bandidos, and the outlaw biker international, throughout the eyes, fists and boots of Caesar Campbell, founding member of the Bandidos in Australia and the club's first sergeant at hands and mythical enforcer.

Jailed for seven years after the bloody ambush at Milperra that observed of his brothers killed, Caesar led and guarded the opposite imprisoned individuals of his membership within a few of Australia's hardest jails. but if he was once eventually published Caesar came upon that the realm of the outlaw motorbike gangs used to be altering, and that his specific values of braveness, brutal strength and utter loyalty on your membership have been making him extra enemies than acquaintances. And with Caesar Campbell you'd otherwise be a pal than an enemy...

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