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Gray, Tel / Mike Currie / - Ronnie Biggs - The Inside Story, ebook

Ronnie Biggs - The Inside Story

Gray, Tel / Mike Currie /


Ronnie Biggs: The Inside Story, written by two of Ronnie Biggs’s closest friends and most ardent supporters, delivers exactly what it says on the label, giving a very personal, unique and yet disturbing insight into the mind and subsequent treatment by the judicial and penal systems of the man that became a legendary household

Courtney, Dave - The British Crime and Prison Quiz Book, ebook

The British Crime and Prison Quiz Book

Courtney, Dave


With a fitting foreword by Charles Bronson, this is definitely a quiz book with an encyclopaedic twist and is guaranteed to provoke hours of reminiscing and discussion about the daring escapades and notorious characters that have stamped an indelible mark on the British

Defoe, Daniel - The History of the Remarkable Life of John Sheppard, ebook

The History of the Remarkable Life of John Sheppard

Defoe, Daniel


A fascinating look at the life of the notorious criminal John 'Jack' Sheppard, the original 'Jack the Lad', believed to have been ghostwritten by the author of Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe. Sheppard was active in early 18th century London, and became famous for escaping from jail no less

Turnbloom, Dean - Sherlock Holmes and the Whitechapel Vampire, ebook

Sherlock Holmes and the Whitechapel Vampire

Turnbloom, Dean


Victorian Englands most famous consulting detective is hot on the trail of London's most notorious serial killer, Jack the Ripper. But in Sherlock Holmes and the Whitechapel Vampire, Jack is a vampire and Holmes refusal to believe it could be his undoing as the two match wits in this delightfully

Williams, David - Poison Farm, ebook

Poison Farm

Williams, David


Investigative journalist David Williams unravels the 60 year old mystery of who murdered wealthy Suffolk businessman and notorious womaniser William Murfitt. In this true crime story, we find out who poisoned Murfitt and why, and why the file which finally gave up its secret was kept under

Belanger, Derrick - Attack of the Violet Vampire, ebook

Attack of the Violet Vampire

Belanger, Derrick


Terror strikes! The Violet Vampire, a winged monster with sharp claws and glowing eyes, has been attacking all of London! Is it an advanced flying machine? An alien from another world? Could it possibly be a real vampire? And how are the notorious outlaws known as The Peterson gang involved

Maguire, Laurie - 30 Great Myths about Shakespeare, ebook

30 Great Myths about Shakespeare

Maguire, Laurie


Was a real skull used in the first performance of Hamlet? Were Shakespeare's plays Elizabethan blockbusters? How much do we really know about the playwright's life? And what of his notorious relationship with his wife? Exploring and exploding 30 popular myths about

Moosa, Imad A. - The Myth of Too Big to Fail, ebook

The Myth of Too Big to Fail

Moosa, Imad A.


Table of contents
1. The Too Big to Fail Doctrine
Imad A. Moosa
2. The History of TBTF
Imad A. Moosa
3. Some Notorious TBTF Cases
Imad A. Moosa
4. Far Too Big and Politically Connected
Imad A. Moosa
5. The Jewel in the Crown
Imad A. Moosa
6. Worthy of Bailout: To be or Not to be?