101 Crimes of the Century

101 Crimes of the Century

by Alan Whiticker
     
 

Alan J Whiticker writes a compact book on 101 of the world's most fascinating crimes in the last century. From 1901 to 2007, this book covers the shocking truth behind the murders, assassinations, robberies and theft. It includes crimes of passion, terrorism, assassination, underworld murder, sex crimes, society crimes, kidnapping, theft, serial murder and society…  See more details below

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Alan J Whiticker writes a compact book on 101 of the world's most fascinating crimes in the last century. From 1901 to 2007, this book covers the shocking truth behind the murders, assassinations, robberies and theft. It includes crimes of passion, terrorism, assassination, underworld murder, sex crimes, society crimes, kidnapping, theft, serial murder and society scandals. Amongst the crimes are:The Murder of Mary Phagan . The Mona Lisa Stolen . Bugsy Siegel . Pearl Harbour . The Assassination of John F Kennedy . TheManson Family . The abduction of Maddie McCann in Portugal . the Boston Strangler . Fred and Rosemary West

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781741106398
Publisher:
New Holland Australia
Publication date:
07/01/2008
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Since 1986 Alan Whiticker has pursued the dual roles of teacher and freelance writer, emerging as an accomplished writer of sporting history, biography and true crime. He has written and co-written 14 books.

Alan completed his Masters degree in Education and lectured at the University. Alan lives with his wife, Karen, and children, Timothy and Melanie.

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