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message 1: by MJ, Idiot's Top libriarian (new)

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Classics: no use crying over spilled blood
Historical true crime: blood under the bridge
Organizes crime: as opposed to disorganised crime
Serial killers and other murderers: killing by the numbers
Theft and white-color crime: when good boys go bad


message 2: by MJ, Idiot's Top libriarian (last edited Jun 14, 2009 05:38PM) (new)

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CLASSICS: NO USE CRYING OVER SPILLED BLOOD

Fatal Vision by Joe McGinnis
Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by the District Attorney Who Put the Puzzle Together by Vincent Buglioski
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
The Nutcracker: Money, Madness and Murder-A Family Album by Shanna Alexander
The Onion Field by Joseph Wambaugh
Savage Grace by Natalie Robins and Steven M.L. Aronson
The Stranger Besides Me by Ann Rule



message 3: by MJ, Idiot's Top libriarian (last edited Jun 14, 2009 05:40PM) (new)


message 4: by MJ, Idiot's Top libriarian (last edited Jun 14, 2009 05:44PM) (new)

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ORGANIZED CRIME: AS OPPOSED TO DISORGANISED CRIME

Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob by Dick Lehr and Gerard O'Neill
Gotti: Rise and Fall by Jerry Capeci and Gene Mustain
Underboss: Sammy the Bull Gravano's Story of Live in the Mafia by Peter Maas


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