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Statsministermordet

När chefsåklagare Krister Petersson vid en presskonferens i juni 2020 meddelade sitt beslut att avsluta utredningen av mordet på Olof Palme, med motiveringen att den misstänkte var ...


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Yksityisetsivä

Palkittu dekkaristi Pauliina Susi sukeltaa true crime -tietokirjassaan suomalaisten yksityisetsivien salaisuuksiin. Dekkarien työ on tuttua jännitysromaaneista, elokuvista ja tv-sa ...


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Vankilapäiväkirja – Taivas – Osa III

Kirjailija ja poliitikko Jeffrey Archer tuomittiin vuonna 2001 vankilaan väärän valan antamisesta. Tuomion alkuajat Archer vietti Belmarshin ja Waylandin vankiloissa. Trilogian kol ...


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Vankilapäiväkirja – Kiirastuli – Osa II

Vuonna 2001 poliitikko ja bestseller-kirjailija Jeffrey Archer joutui vankilaan väärän valan antamisesta. Vietettyään ensimmäiset päivät pahamaineisessa Belmarshin vankilassa hänet ...


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Lilla Chicago

Ali växte upp i stadsdelen Gårdsten i norra Göteborg. Tillsammans med sina barndomsvänner drogs han tidigt in i kriminalitet. Umgänget blev större och det tajta gänget kom att kall ...


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Murhaajan muotokuva

Murhat kiehtovat sukupolvesta toiseen, sillä ne tuntuvat tavallisesta ihmisestä käsittämättömiltä. Ne nostavat ihmismielessä esiin kysymyksiä: Miten voin tunnistaa potentiaalisesti ...


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Monster

Monster kertoo amerikansuomalaisen Aileen Wuornosin järkyttävän tarinan ensimmäistä kertaa hänen suullaan ja hänen omasta näkökulmastaan. Jo eläessään ja etenkin kuolemansa jälkeen ...


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Tactical Reconnaissance in the Cold War

This book describes how the United States Air Force tactical reconnaissance units operated from the end of World War II until the 1970s. This was an immensely active period that al ...


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Crafty Crooks and Conmen

They’re crafty and cunning ­ every one of them a conman who would relieve you of your hard-earned cash without a qualm. And yet what sets apart the crooks who fill the pages of thi ...


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Tracing Your Secret Service Ancestors

Did you have a spy in the family, an ancestor who was involved in espionage at home or abroad? If you have ever had any suspicions about the secret activities of your relatives, or ...


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Code Wars

When the top secret codebreaking activities at Bletchley Park were revealed in the 1970s, much of the history of the Second World War had to be rewritten. Code Wars examines the ro ...


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Broadmoor Revealed

Glimpse what went on behind the walls of England's first Criminal Lunatic Asylum!Mark Stevens reveals what life was like for the criminally insane over one hundred years ago. From ...


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Ian Fleming and SOE’s Operation POSTMASTER

This is a true story of a force of ‘licensed to kill’ secret agents, commanded by a real war time secret service chief code names M, with whom Ian Fleming worked, and upon whom his ...


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The Real Sherlock Holmes

On 6 December 1886, Arthur Foster leaves the Queen's Theatre, Manchester with a pocket full of gold and a lady bedecked with diamonds on his arm. He hails a hansom cab unaware that ...


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Sharing the Secret

This ground breaking book examines the colorful history of the Intelligence Corps from its formation in 1940 up to the present day. Even accepting that there are aspects of the Cor ...


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Crime and Corruption at The Yard

During David Woodland's 19 years' service with the Metropolitan Police, the 'thin blue line' came under intense pressure. In addition to the routine caseload of gang crime, murder ...


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Past Crimes

Today, police forces all over the world use archaeological techniques to help them solve crimes – and archaeologists are using the same methods to identify and investigate crimes i ...


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Tudor Victims of the Reformation

This book describes a selection of people caught up in the turmoil that presaged the reformation - a period of change instigated by a king whose desire for a legitimate son was to ...


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The Dark Side of East London

Just hearing the phrase ‘the East End’ summons up images of slums and dark alleyways, with Jack the Ripper appearing from the mist, or housing estates and pubs where you might find ...


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SAS: With the Maquis in Action with the French Resistance

On the night of 5/6 June 1944, D-Day, a Lockheed Hudson dropped a small group of parachutists into the mountainous Morvan area of central France. Their mission was to operate as an ...


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The Cold War Spy Pocket Manual

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"Some twenty-five years after its conclusion, yet with its echoes resonating once more in contemporary East-West relations, the rigors and detail of many aspects of the Cold War ar ...


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What’s Tha Playing at Nah?

Welcome to What's Tha Playing At Nah?, the fourth volume of Martyn Johnson's acclaimed series of stories about policing during the 1960s and 1970s. Whether 'on the beat' or 'as CID ...


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Accused

The image of the witch - crook-nosed, unpleasant of disposition and with a penchant for harming her neighbours - is well established in the popular imagination. For hundreds of yea ...


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The Case of the Chocolate Cream Killer

“The trial which terminated yesterday…revealed one of the strangest and most horrible stories possibly ever told in a court of justice.” (Morning Post).When the news broke in 1871 ...


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Bodysnatchers

In this chilling history of the bodysnatching trade, the stories of Britain's lesser known Resurrection Men are told. Here are the stories of the men who robbed graves during the w ...