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American Desperado
American Desperado
Written by Jon Roberts and Evan Wright, Read by Mark Bramhall and Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307704641
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American Desperado
My Life--From Mafia Soldier to Cocaine Cowboy to Secret Government Asset
Written by Jon Roberts and Evan Wright
Read by Mark Bramhall and Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $45.00

In 2008 veteran journalist Evan Wright, acclaimed for his New York Times bestselling book Generation Kill and co-writer of the Emmy-winning HBO series it spawned, began a series of conversations with super-criminal Jon Roberts, star of the fabulously successful documentary Cocaine Cowboys.  Those conversations would last three years, during which time... Read more >
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American Desperado
American Desperado
Written by Jon Roberts and Evan Wright, Read by Mark Bramhall and Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307704658
Our Price: $25.00

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American Desperado
My Life--From Mafia Soldier to Cocaine Cowboy to Secret Government Asset
Written by Jon Roberts and Evan Wright
Read by Mark Bramhall and Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $25.00

In 2008 veteran journalist Evan Wright, acclaimed for his New York Times bestselling book Generation Kill and co-writer of the Emmy-winning HBO series it spawned, began a series of conversations with super-criminal Jon Roberts, star of the fabulously successful documentary Cocaine Cowboys.  Those conversations would last three years, during which time... Read more >
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Sex on the Moon
Sex on the Moon
Written by Ben Mezrich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385533935
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Sex on the Moon
The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in Histroy
Written by Ben Mezrich


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $11.99

Thad Roberts, a fellow in a prestigious NASA program had an idea—a romantic, albeit crazy, idea. He wanted to give his girlfriend the moon. Literally.
 
Thad convinced his girlfriend and another female accomplice, both NASA interns, to break into an impregnable laboratory at NASA—past security checkpoints, an electronically locked door with... Read more >
Sex on the Moon
Sex on the Moon
Written by Ben Mezrich, Read by Casey Affleck
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307750761
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Sex on the Moon
The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History
Written by Ben Mezrich
Read by Casey Affleck


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $35.00

Thad Roberts, a fellow in a prestigious NASA program had an idea—a romantic, albeit crazy, idea. He wanted to give his girlfriend the moon. Literally.
 
Thad convinced his girlfriend and another female accomplice, both NASA interns, to break into an impregnable laboratory at NASA—past security checkpoints, an electronically locked door with... Read more >
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Sex on the Moon
Sex on the Moon
Written by Ben Mezrich, Read by Casey Affleck
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307750778
Our Price: $17.50

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Sex on the Moon
The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History
Written by Ben Mezrich
Read by Casey Affleck


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $17.50

Thad Roberts, a fellow in a prestigious NASA program had an idea—a romantic, albeit crazy, idea. He wanted to give his girlfriend the moon. Literally.
 
Thad convinced his girlfriend and another female accomplice, both NASA interns, to break into an impregnable laboratory at NASA—past security checkpoints, an electronically locked door with... Read more >
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In the Place of Justice
In the Place of Justice
Written by Wilbert Rideau
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277305
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In the Place of Justice
A Story of Punishment and Redemption
Written by Wilbert Rideau


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $16.00

Wilbert Rideau, an award-winning journalist who spent forty-four years in prison, delivers a remarkable memoir of crime, punishment, and ultimate triumph.
 
After killing a bank teller in a moment of panic during a botched robbery, Wilbert Rideau was sentenced to death at the age of nineteen. He spent several... Read more >
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Operation Family Secrets
Operation Family Secrets
Written by Frank Calabrese, Jr., Keith Zimmerman, Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307717740
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Operation Family Secrets
How a Mobster's Son and the FBI Brought Down Chicago's Murderous Crime Family
Written by Frank Calabrese, Jr., Keith Zimmerman, Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $11.99

Operation Family Secrets is the chilling true story of how the son of the most violent mobster in Chicago made the unprecedented decision to work with the FBI and the U.S. Attorney’s Office to incriminate his own father and to help bring down the last great American crime syndicate—the one-hundred-year-old Chicago... Read more >
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Operation Family Secrets
Operation Family Secrets
Written by Frank Calabrese, Jr., Keith Zimmerman, Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307717726
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Operation Family Secrets
How a Mobster's Son and the FBI Brought Down Chicago's Murderous Crime Family
Written by Frank Calabrese, Jr., Keith Zimmerman, Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $24.99

Operation Family Secrets is the chilling true story of how the son of the most violent mobster in Chicago made the unprecedented decision to work with the FBI and the U.S. Attorney’s Office to incriminate his own father and to help bring down the last great American crime syndicate—the one-hundred-year-old Chicago... Read more >
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Flying Close to the Sun
My Life and Times as a Weatherman
Written by Cathy Wilkerson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Flying Close to the Sun is the stunning memoir of a white middle-class girl from Connecticut who became a member of the Weather Underground, one of the most notorious groups of the 1960s. Cathy Wilkerson, who famously escaped the Greenwich Village townhouse explosion, here wrestles with the
legacy of the movement, at... Read more >
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Life of an Anarchist
The Alexander Berkman Reader
Edited by Alexander Berkman
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Alexander Berkman was a twentieth-century American revolutionary. Like the abolitionist John Brown before him, Berkman was hugely idealistic, ready to go to the furthest extreme of self-sacrifice and violence on behalf of justice and civil rights. He decided to assassinate industrialist Henry Clay Frick after reading in the newspaper that Pinkertons... Read more >
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Sing a Battle Song
The Revolutionary Poetry, Statements, and Communiques of the Weather Underground 1970-1974
Edited by Bill Ayers, Bernardine Dohrn and Jeff Jones


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Outraged by the Vietnam War and racism in America, a group of young American radicals announced their intention to "bring the war home." The Weather Underground waged a low-level war against the U.S. government through much of the 1970s, bombing the Capitol building, breaking Timothy Leary out of prison, and evading... Read more >
Up Against the Wall Motherf**er
A Memoir of the '60s, with Notes for Next Time
Written by Osha Neumann


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

They called themselves the Motherfuckers; others called them a "street gang with an analysis." Osha Neumann's thoughtful, funny, and honest account of his part in ’60s counterculture is also an unflinching look at what all that rebellion of the past means today. The fast moving story follows the establishment of the... Read more >
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The Wizard of Odds
How Jack Molinas Almost Destroyed the Game of Basketball
Written by Charley Rosen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

In The Wizard of Odds, renowned and best-selling basketball writer Charley Rosen brings us for the first time the full life story of Jack Molinas, one of the greatest basketball players of his era, a man whose gambling addiction and hubris caused his ultimate demise. Drawing on numerous, previously unavailable first-person... Read more >
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Zacarias, My Brother
The Making of a Terrorist
Written by Abd Samad Moussaoui
Contribution by Florence Bouquillat


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Zacarias Moussaoui was arrested in the United States in August 2001. He is currently in a federal prison in Virginia, charged with "conspiring with Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda to murder thousands of innocent people in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania." Moussaoui , who trained to be a pilot in Oklahoma... Read more >
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Final Verdict
What Really Happened in the Rosenberg Case
Written by Walter Schneir
Preface by Miriam Schneir


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $23.95

A new narrative of the famed case that finally solves its remaining mysteries, by the author of the bestselling Invitation to an Inquest
 
Walter and Miriam Schneir’s 1965 bestseller Invitation to an Inquest was among the first critical accounts of the controversial case of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, famously executed... Read more >
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Final Verdict
Final Verdict
Written by Walter Schneir, Introduction by Miriam Schneir
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935554165
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Final Verdict
What Really Happened in the Rosenberg Case
Written by Walter Schneir
Introduction by Miriam Schneir


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $23.95

 
A new narrative of the famed case that finally solves its remaining mysteries, by the author of the bestselling Invitation to an Inquest

Walter and Miriam Schneir’s 1965 bestseller Invitation to an Inquest was among the first critical accounts of the controversial case of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, famously executed in... Read more >
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Flying Close to the Sun
Flying Close to the Sun
Written by Cathy Wilkerson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229255
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Flying Close to the Sun
My Life and Times as a Weatherman
Written by Cathy Wilkerson


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2010
Price: $18.95

Flying Close to the Sun is the stunning memoir of a white middle-class girl from Connecticut who became a member of the Weather Underground, one of the most notorious groups of the 1960s. Cathy Wilkerson, who famously escaped the Greenwich Village townhouse explosion, here wrestles with the
legacy of the movement, at... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
In the Place of Justice
In the Place of Justice
Written by Wilbert Rideau
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307593740
Our Price: $11.99
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In the Place of Justice
A Story of Punishment and Deliverance
Written by Wilbert Rideau


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $11.99

From Wilbert Rideau, the award-winning journalist who spent forty-four years in Louisiana prisons working against unimaginable odds to redeem himself, the story of a remarkable life: a crime, its punishment, and ultimate triumph.

After killing a woman in a moment of panic following a botched bank robbery, Rideau, denied a fair trial... Read more >
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A Criminal and an Irishman
The Inside Story of the Boston Mob-IRA Connection
Written by Patrick Nee, Richard Farrell and Michael Blythe


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $14.95

Former rival and associate of James "Whitey" Bulger tells all. After returning from Vietnam where he served as a combat Marine, Pat Nee fought a gang war against Whitey Bulger. When members of Nee's Mullen gang killed the leader of Bulger's Killeen faction, Nee arranged for the dispute to be mediated by Howie Winter and Patriarca crime family captain Joseph... Read more >
Never Tell Our Business to Strangers
Never Tell Our Business to Strangers
Written by Jennifer Mascia
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345519078
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Never Tell Our Business to Strangers
A Memoir
Written by Jennifer Mascia


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $14.99

When Jennifer Mascia is five years old, the FBI comes for her father. At that moment Jenny realizes that her family isn’t exactly normal. What follows are months of confusion marked by visits with her father through thick glass, talking to him over a telephone attached to the wall. She and... Read more >
High
High
Written by Brian O'Dea
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513101
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High
Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler
Written by Brian O'Dea


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $14.95

In the early 1980s, Brian O’Dea was operating a $100 million a year, 120-man drug smuggling business, and had developed a terrifying cocaine addiction. Under increasing threat from the DEA in 1986 for importing seventy-five tons of marijuana into the United States, he quit the trade–and the drugs–and began working with... Read more >
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High
Confession of an International Drug Smuggler
Written by Brian O'Dea


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $12.99

In the early 1980s, Brian O’Dea was operating a $100 million a year, 120-man drug smuggling business, and had developed a terrifying cocaine addiction. Under increasing threat from the DEA in 1986 for importing seventy-five tons of marijuana into the United States, he quit the trade–and the drugs–and began working with... Read more >
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Charlatan
Charlatan
Written by Pope Brock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307339898
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Charlatan
America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man Who Pursued Him, and the Age of Flimflam
Written by Pope Brock


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $16.00

“An extraordinary saga of the most dangerous quack of all time...entrancing” –USA Today

In 1917, John R. Brinkley–America’s most brazen con man–introduced an outlandish surgical method for restoring fading male virility.

It was all nonsense, but thousands of eager customers quickly made “Dr.” Brinkley one of America’s richest men–and a national... Read more >
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"I Heard You Paint Houses"
"I Heard You Paint Houses"
Written by Charles Brandt, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739384459
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"I Heard You Paint Houses"
Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran and Closing the Case on Jimmy Hoffa
Written by Charles Brandt
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $22.50

I Heard You Paint Houses offers listeners a riveting account of the disappearance of known crimminal Jimmy Hoffa. Read more >
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Up Against the Wall Motherf**er
Up Against the Wall Motherf**er
Written by Osha Neumann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228494
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Up Against the Wall Motherf**er
A Memoir of the '60s, with Notes for Next Time
Written by Osha Neumann


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $16.95

They called themselves the Motherfuckers; others called them a "street gang with an analysis." Osha Neumann's thoughtful, funny, and honest account of his part in ’60s counterculture is also an unflinching look at what all that rebellion of the past means today. The fast moving story follows the establishment of the... Read more >
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