Infamous Crimes and Criminals
Billy the Kid
The Endless Ride
Paperback ISBN: 039333063x
Complemented by rare images and period photographs, an evocative re-creation of the life of Billy the Kid journeys behind the sensationalized legend to reveal the real world of the celebrity outlaw, a young man who became one of the most enduring icons of the American West. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
A Story of Murder and the Crime That Wasn't
Hardcover ISBN: 1524742139
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of No Matter How Loud I Shout reveals key flaws in forensic science that have sent thousands of innocent people to jail, tracing the 1989 story of a wrongly convicted mother of three.
How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
Paperback ISBN: 0307461483
The creator of the FBI's Art Crime Team recounts his dramatic career, describing high-stakes undercover missions involving valuable stolen antiquities, in an account that covers his role in a famous unsolved crime.
The Assassin's Accomplice
Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln
Paperback ISBN: 0465024416
A critical study of Mary Surratt, executed by the federal government for her role in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, describes the complex workings of the Lincoln conspiracy from the perspective of its only female participant.
A Death in Belmont
Paperback ISBN: 0060742690
Documents the events surrounding the early 1960s serial murder case of the Boston Strangler, recounting how an innocent African-American housekeeper was hastily convicted and how the actual killer, carpenter Albert DeSalvo, eventually confessed.
The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster
Paperback ISBN: 1416580603
Traces the criminal investigation of the notorious mobster, documenting his rise during the Prohibition era, the legal strategy that enabled his prosecution, and the possibility that he was innocent of the St. Valentine's Day massacre.