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- Add to BasketGlasgow's Hard Men: True Crime From The Files Of The Herald, Evening Times And Sunday Herald
- Paperback - B&W
For more than 100 years the poverty of Glasgow's slums fuelled the violence of the gangs. But the criminals were not Glasgow's only hard men. The crimefighters - from cops to chief constables and high court judges - were also tough. This volume is the story of both sides, the good and the bad, and the battle between the two.
- Add to BasketReal Hard Cases: Unsolved Crimes Reinvestigated
- Paperback - Black & White
As Glasgow detective Les Brown re-investigates cases from Stratford in east London to Wick via Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and Renfrewshire, he finds that, often, the official police line doesn't quite add up.
- Add to BasketWhere There Is Evil
- Paperback - Pan
This is a powerful, and powerfully moving account of a woman's search for the truth about a child's disappearance and her own father's involvement in that disappearance.
- Paperback - Black & White
Murder, gunrunning, drug trafficking, kneecapping - Paul Ferris has been accused of many things in his life, some true, some not. What's not in dispute is that he spent 25 years as one of Britain's most feared gangsters. Out of prison and straight for five years, Paul hasn't forgotten the common thugs and big-time players that surrounded him.
- Add to BasketJourney To Hell: Inside The World's Most Violent Prison System
- Paperback - Milo
'Journey to Hell' offers an inside account of the workings of the international drugs trade and a terrifying journey through some of the world's most violent and notorious prisons.
- Add to BasketScotland's Most Wanted
- Paperback - Fort
This text tells the true stories of Scotland's most notorious criminals, from the 1960s to 2000. It includes accounts of the exploits of bank robbers, con men, fraudsters, gangsters, drug barons, road-ragers, blackmailers, madames and poisoners.
- Paperback - Sutton
In 1909, Oscar Slater, a German Jew, was convicted and sentenced to death for the brutal murder of Marion Gilchrist, an elderly Glaswegian spinster. His trial is known to have been one of the most scandalous miscarriages of justice in the annals of legal history. This book is provides an account of this infamous case.
- Add to BasketThe Sheriff: A Detective's Story
- Paperback - Mainstream
Retired Detective Inspector Gerry O'Carroll worked on many of Ireland's biggest murder cases. This book recounts Gerry's story from his Kerry upbringing as one of a family of fifteen children to his professional success as Ireland's highest-profile policeman.
- Add to BasketDon't Call Me A Crook!: A Scotsman's Tale Of World Travel, Whisky & Crime
- Paperback - Dissident
In 'Don't Call Me A Crook!' Bob Moore recounts pitched battles with Chinese bandits, life in gangster-infested Chicago, and decadent orgies aboard a millionaire's yacht.
- Add to BasketScottish Hard Bastards
- Hardback - John Blake
Meet the hardest men from a country where the streets are the most dangerous and the gangsters are the toughest in Britain. Jimmy Holland and Stephen Richards describe violent crime in Scotland, from murderers to armed robbers, and a female crime clan with a family feel to it.