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Fleuve de sang (Terroirs classiques) (French Edition) by Jean-Baptiste Marcaggi

By Jean-Baptiste Marcaggi

Pierre-Jean Massoni, réputé pour sa strength, son sang-froid et son caractère ombrageux, accepte d'aider l. a. famille Grimaldi dans sa vendetta contre le meurtrier de l'un des siens. Pour mieux piéger le criminel et permettre son arrestation, Massoni gagne sa confiance, allant jusqu'à l'accompagner dans ses méfaits. C'est ainsi qu'il est lui-même arrêté. Per­suadé que l. a. famille Grimaldi témoignera en sa faveur, Massoni est serein. Mais voilà que les Grimaldi l'abandonnent et l'accablent devant le juge. Cinq ans plus tard, de retour en Corse après avoir purgé sa peine au bagne, il prend le maquis afin d'assouvir sa vengeance contre ceux qui l'ont trahi, et devient l'un des plus redoutables bandits d'honneur corses du milieu du XIXe siècle. Mais los angeles vendetta appelle l. a. vendetta… Fleuve de sang est l. a. transposition en roman d'une histoire vraie.

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Les Vignes de l'exil: Tome I : Moïse (Terroir de France) by Christian Benz,Marie-Agnès Savay-Besançon

By Christian Benz,Marie-Agnès Savay-Besançon

Noël 1794. Près d'Issoudun, un macabé courageux découvre sept séminaristes vendéens passés au fil de l'épée. Crispé sur son médaillon, le jeune homme survivant est ramené amnésique au presbytère des Bordes où le curé Dutilleul lui prodigue des soins et lui fournit une identité : Moïse Lefort. Chez l. a. veuve Boucié, Lefort s'adonne aux travaux d'une petite locature. Reprenant confiance en lui, il s'éprend de l. a. jolie blanchisseuse Marie et l'épouse. Dans los angeles foulée Angèle, sa patronne, décède en léguant au couple le Bois du Tertre, objet de convoitise des vignerons locaux. traineré par Dutilleul, fils de viticulteur bourguignon, Moïse fait pousser là-bas ses premiers pieds de Genouillet lorsque sa bien-aimée perd l. a. vie accidentellement. Résistant à l. a. douleur et aux malveillances du gros entrepreneur Torcheboeuf, il se réfugie dans son labeur et fait remarquablement prospérer sa vigne. Vulnérable, il est victime d'une machination et se voit contraint de se marier avec los angeles fille de ce dernier, Léontine, destiny mère de ses deux fils. L'exécution capitale d'Abel l'égorgeur, brigand coupable de l'attentat de Noël 1794, déclenche un choc qui ramène peu à peu los angeles mémoire au héros. Un crossé étrange vient alors l'envahir et le perturber. Abandonné par sa femme vénale et ses fils ingrats ainsi que par son mentor Dutilleul, chassé de l. a. paroisse, Lefort mettra fin à une longue période de solitude en recueillant une fillette tzigane. Insupportée, Léontine décide de supprimer l'enfant avant qu'elle ne représente un intrus dans l'héritage futur des Torcheboeuf. Un incendie mal géré et un plan mal calculé rendront celle-ci prisonnière de ses propres flammes. Épargnée, los angeles petite Clothilde verra son père adoptif se lancer dans le feu pour en sauver Léontine au prix de brûlures mortelles. Avant de mourir, Moïse confie à Clothilde son médaillon porteur d'une formule énigmatique.

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Hard-Boiled Hollywood: Crime and Punishment in Postwar Los by Jon Lewis

By Jon Lewis

The tragic and mysterious conditions surrounding the deaths of Elizabeth brief, or the Black Dahlia, and Marilyn Monroe ripped open Hollywood’s glitzy façade, exposing the city's grotesque underbelly of corruption, crime, and homicide. those remarkable lifeless our bodies, one discovered dumped and posed in a vacant lot in January 1947, the opposite chanced on useless in her domestic in August 1962, bookend this new historical past of Hollywood. brief and Monroe are only of the numerous left for lifeless after the cave in of the studio process, Hollywood’s awkward youth whilst the corporate town’s many competing subcultures—celebrities, moguls, mobsters, gossip mongers, wannabes, and determined transients—came into common touch and clash. Hard-Boiled Hollywood makes a speciality of the lives misplaced on the crossroads among a dreamed-of l. a. and the true factor after the second one global struggle, the place truth used to be whatever yet glamorous."

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The Sexual Murderer: Offender behaviour and implications for by Eric Beauregard,Melissa Martineau

By Eric Beauregard,Melissa Martineau

Sexual murder remains to be probably the most generally said and sensationalised types of homicide, attracting fascination from the general public and students alike. regardless of this endured curiosity, few empirical stories were performed in this specific type of sexual crime. The Sexual Murderer offers an analytical overview of the nation of data at the sexual assassin and his offense, and provides new facts that confronts the various authorized principles and myths surrounding this sort of murder.

The authors draw on unique facts stemming from either offenders and the police to provide an exhaustive and actual photo of the sexual assassin and his offense, and evaluate the intercourse offenders who do kill with intercourse offenders who, regardless of being very violent, don't. every one bankruptcy encompasses a part at the sensible implications of the findings, and what the findings suggest for pros operating with those instances and for the legal justice method. This e-book explores issues together with the function of fantasies, paraphilias, and character; felony occupation; context of the crime; trip to homicide; modus operandi and crime scene; intercourse alternate staff; warding off detection; physique disposal pathways; and even if we will are expecting sexual murder occurrence.

This publication is a complete source for tutorial and pros eager about sexual murder situations, akin to psychologists, psychiatrists, investigators and profilers, in addition to members operating within the box of sexual violence. This ebook can be of curiosity to scholars taking classes on murder, sexual murder, and serial homicide.

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Deadly Roses - The Twenty Year Curse by Marvin Marable

By Marvin Marable

At nearly 8:20 a.m. on January sixteen, 1987, hours prior to she used to be to seem at a divorce listening to, 35-year previous Lita Sullivan used to be shot to loss of life through a gunman posing as a flower deliveryman, who hid a 9mm pistol at the back of a field of red roses. She was once shot within the head as she spoke back the door to the couple’s city domestic in Atlanta’s upscale Buckhead neighborhood. it would be acknowledged that crime isn't so center wrenching as whilst it encompasses a younger sufferer of a mindless, avoidable, and murderous transgression. in relation to Lita McClinton Sullivan, there have been blameless victims—the murdered and, to a lesser measure, one of many top suspects. In 1991, whilst police wondered incarcerated profession legal Johnny Austin Turner, who claimed to have information regarding the homicide, he acknowledged an acquaintance admitted to supporting kill Sullivan and named Marvin Marable and one other guy as accomplices. for almost 20 years, with experts not able or unwilling to piece the puzzle jointly, Marable, a former ny nation Trooper and upstanding businessman, used to be wrongfully a suspect in Sullivan’s homicide. this is often his tale of the occasions as they really unfolded.

(A real Crime publication concerning the homicide of Lita McClinton Sullivan)
Whenever there's a excessive profile homicide case, the main target is generally on one of many major suspects, specially if the suspect is a wife. sometimes there are different top suspects that still obtain loads of exposure. while and in the event that they are governed out, exonerated, or just no longer pointed out anymore, the general public is left brooding about in the event that they really had any involvement.

I am the “other top suspect” in lethal Roses - The Twenty yr Curse. within the publication I aspect what it was once prefer to be thought of a primary suspect within the hugely publicized Atlanta homicide for almost two decades. And, the unanswered questions after the case is solved. What half, if any did the suspect have? Why used to be he thought of a suspect by way of the professionals? How did the hostile exposure impact the suspect? may possibly he have performed something another way that may have avoided him from being thought of a suspect? those and plenty of different questions are special within the e-book.

A precise tale approximately an blameless guy that grew to become a primary suspect in a homicide case. it will take approximately two decades to unravel the case and transparent his name.

An autobiographical drama within which an blameless guy paid his popularity for nearly two decades; and approximately his existence. lethal Roses by means of Marvin Marable is a stunning story of what occurs whilst officers keep on with the incorrect leads and accountable males have the potential to hide their tracks and flee the rustic. Set among Atlanta and Palm seashore, the author’s lifestyles is shipped into turmoil quickly after his divorce. weeks after his divorce used to be finalized, his ex-wife’s ally was once murdered. whereas there wasn’t compelling facts to indict or arrest Marable within the lethal 1987 slaying, he used to be intensely scrutinized as a suspect. The aftermath of the large research, concerning the FBI, the U.S. Attorney’s workplace, the Georgia Bureau of research, and the Atlanta Police, replaced his lifestyles in addition to his feel of protection and justice. not able to refute statements made opposed to him upon the recommendation of his information, Marable struggled for 2 many years till he finally turned a witness for the prosecution.


Marvin D. Marable was once born in rural Halifax County, Virginia. He moved to White Plains, manhattan, in Westchester County, while he was once six years outdated. Later, his kin moved to Mount Vernon, manhattan. Marvin graduated from Mount Vernon highschool. He served within the military and military nationwide protect as a commissioned officer. He served in an infantry unit and an army police unit. Marvin used to be a police officer for the Mount Vernon Police division for numerous years and was once later appointed a nation trooper with the recent York nation Police. whereas serving with the nation police, Marvin was once assigned to the DEA particular activity Force.

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Mumien in Palermo: Als Kriminalbiologe an die dunkelsten by Mark Benecke

By Mark Benecke

Ob Italien, Kolumbien oder Vietnam - Wie ein Indiana Jones der Kriminalbiologie wird Mark Benecke in die verschiedenen Länder dieser Welt gerufen, um dunkle Geheimnisse aufzuspüren, brutale Morde und unerklärliche Tötungen zu untersuchen. Dabei begegnet er korrupten Polizeibeamten und trifft auf skrupellose Mörder.

Ein ganz besonderer Fall sind die Mumien, die in einem Kapuzinerkloster in Palermo aufgefunden werden. Hunderte, vielleicht tausende. Er lernt die Mönche kennen. was once haben sie zu verbergen? Dr. Made packt seinen Koffer und kommt der Wahrheit auf die Spur.

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Liebesmord: Authentische Kriminalfälle aus der DDR (German by Eveline Schulze

By Eveline Schulze

Es hat schon mancher aus Liebe gemordet. Auch in der DDR-Provinz. Eveline Schulze hat Mordfälle in ihrer Heimatstadt aufgespürt, die in den 70er und 80er Jahren die Menschen aufwühlten und nichts von ihrer emotionalen Wirkung eingebüßt haben: In einem Dorf bei Görlitz brennt ein Haus ab.
Die Feuerwehr findet die Leiche der 20-jährigen Sabine G., die, wie die Gerichtsmedizin feststellt, nicht Opfer der Flammen, sondern vergewaltigt und erwürgt wurde. Ein Sohn ersticht aus Mutterliebe seinen Vater, weil der seine Frau fortgesetzt quält. Oder die Geschichte von "Broiler-Eddi", dessen kriminelle Karriere in Görlitz als Heiratsschwindler begann und als Doppelmörder in Bayern endete ...

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L'erba cattiva (Romanzi) (Italian Edition) by Fabrizio Carcano

By Fabrizio Carcano

Fabrizio Carcano

I commenti dei lettori su Facebook:
«Ardigò, poliziotto politicamente scorretto. Un vero milanese imbruttito.»
«Carcano fa scoprire una Milano che non ti aspetti. felony minds all’ombra della Madonnina.»
«Le menti criminali dei gialli di Carcano sono raffinate. Il male che affascina.»
«100 likes consistent with Ardigò. Quando esce il prossimo giallo?»

A pochi giorni dall’Expo arriva in Questura una busta con tre foto indirizzata al commissario Bruno Ardigò: nella prima dei bambini in un giorno lontano nel pace, nella seconda los angeles riproduzione di un’immagine enigmatica tratta da un misterioso quantity rinascimentale e nella terza l’orrore...
In una Milano blindatissima, attraversata da tensioni e attese in keeping with l’apertura dell’Expo, vengono trovati i cadaveri di un uomo e di una donna che sembrano non aver niente in comune, a parte il fatto che lavoravano entrambi according to l. a. grande kermesse internazionale. Mentre los angeles città cerca un trampolino in keeping with lanciarsi nel futuro, tra minacce terroristiche, tensioni sociali, movimenti antagonisti, Ardigò, insieme all’amico cronista Federico Malerba, è costretto a entrare nella testa di un sanguinario assassino e advert affondare tra le ombre del passato seguendo gli indizi nascosti nelle immagini di un antico libro che una mente criminale ha trasformato in annunci di morte. L’origine del male, los angeles radice che genera l’erba più cattiva, è lì.

Fabrizio Carcano è nato a Milano nel 1973. Giornalista professionista, attualmente è caporedattore dell’agenzia di stampa «Lombardia Notizie». L’erba cattiva è il suo quinto romanzo noir dedicato ai misteri e al lato oscuro di Milano dopo Gli angeli di Lucifero (2011), los angeles tela dell’eretico (2012), Mala Tempora (2014) e L’ultimo grado (2014), tutti pubblicati da Mursia.

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Crimini alla veneziana: Fatti e fattacci nella Serenissima by Espedita Grandesso

By Espedita Grandesso

Racconti apparsi in circa due anni sul quotidiano «Il Gazzettino» che s’ispirano a fatti e fattacci del passato di Venezia e di altre località appartenenti al suo territorio. Queste cronache, antiche e meno antiche, mostrano l’altra faccia della medaglia e fungono da contrappeso alle cerimonie, lussuose e ieratiche, che circondavano il doge e los angeles nobiltà, e a quel ritratto di squisitezza e cortesia a cui los angeles Venezia turistica è condannata da almeno un secolo.
La Serenissima Repubblica fu molto di più del pio quadretto di garbo e di cortesia che viene costantemente presentato; ben vengano, perciò, le cronache sbracate di delitti, omicidi e rapine a mano armata, le quali – sia natural in negativo – testimoniano los angeles vitalità di un popolo che seppe esprimere anche momenti di eroismo e di grande intelligenza politica.

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Grief Diaries: Project Cold Case by Lynda Cheldelin Fell,Ryan Backmann

By Lynda Cheldelin Fell,Ryan Backmann

Dianne’s 31-year-old husband used to be shot whereas with the intention to paintings. Jo-Lee’s 15-year-old daughter used to be killed in successful and run. Patty’s 28-year-old daughter used to be bludgeoned to loss of life. all of them have 3 issues in universal: wasting a family member to against the law, dealing with a rollercoaster of overwhelming feelings, and embarking on a heartfelt trip looking figuring out, therapeutic and hope.

Part of the award-winning Grief Diaries sequence that includes precise tales approximately actual lifestyles reviews, venture chilly Case is a transportable help workforce for those who have misplaced a friend to an unsolved kidnapping or muder. choked with solutions to poignant questions, the tales invitations readers right into a global the place they’re surrounded via heat and compassion as they search convenience and knowing within the aftermath in their personal loss.

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