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Vulnerable Groups in Southern Sudan Prisons

By: Dandurand, Yvon & Mark Lalonde & Aggrey Nyapola & Mark Shaw

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Abbotsford, BC, University of The Fraser Valley: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16903

ISBN: 1895802407

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages; This is a study conducted jointly by Southern Sudan Prisons Servive, the International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policy, as well as the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in an effort to improve the conditions in the prisons in Southern Sudan. It was funded by the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs View more info

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Portrait of the Assassin

By: Ford, Gerald R. & John R. Stiles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1965

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16945

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light shelfwear to DJ and board edges. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. ; A tight, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 508 pages; The only book written by one of the actual commissioners who sat on the Warren Commission investigating the assassination of President John F. Kennedy (other later books were written by Commission staff lawyers), congressman Ford actually broke the law at the time the book was published as he had used confidential information of the Commission in the book. During his time on the Commission, he was also acting as a... View more info

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Ready for the Defense

By: Garbus, Martin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1971

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 13714

ISBN: 0374247668

Condition: Very Good-


Blue card covers show edge wear, first page missing top fore corner, paper rust marks extend to title page. ; A tight solid book. This is an uncorrected proof galley copy - 11' x 6" with card covers, pages are hand numbered. Publisher has pasted on label with title and author's name typed in and proposed release date and price pasted on. Out-of-print. ; Trade PB; Thin 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages; Garbus was a civil rights lawyer and this book is comprised of transcripts and lawyer's notes from the trials of 'The State of Mississippi for the Use and Benefit of Henrietta Wright ag... View more info

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The Life and Times of Lighthouse McNeil An Adventure in the RCMP

By: Garrett, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Regina, SK, Your Nickel's Worth Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19423

ISBN: 1927756650

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Very light soiling to page edges, otherwise crisp. ; A bright, solid book. Signed by the author on the title page. ; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 188 pages View more info

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The Search for Lee Harvey Oswald A Comprehensive Photographic Record

By: Groden, Robert J.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, The Penguin Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16815

ISBN: 0670858676

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light wear to extremities. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book ; B&W and Colour photographs; 11.30 X 9.60 X 1 inches; 262 pages; A companion book to the author's previous "The Killing of a President". From the front DJ flap: "Lee Harvey Oswald remains one of the most enigmatic figures in American history. Despite numerous explorations of Oswald and his motives, not the least of which is the mammoth Warren Commission Report, Oswald's life remains shrouded in mystery and few of the questions about Oswald have been satisfactorily answered. As the on... View more info

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On the Rock twenty-five years in Alcatraz : the prison story of Alvin Karpis as told to Robert Livesey

By: Karpis, Alvin

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Musson Book: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15128

ISBN: 0773700471

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Some edge wear and chipping of dust jacket, a few short tears top of DJ spine, closed tear bottom back panel. Small patch of sticker damage to front panel. Light wear to book.; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 1.4 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 306 pages; '"On the Rock" is the personal story of Alvin Karpis, the most sought after Public Enemy in American History. Karpis takes us inside the walls and cells of the mysterious superprison wher violent death is commonplace, sexual perversity a norm, sadism abounds, and where the desperate and insane live a timeless exist... View more info

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Rush to Judgment : a Critique of the Warren Commission's Inquiry into the Murders of President John F. Kennedy, Officer J.D. Tippit and Lee Harvey Oswald

By: Lane, Mark

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16448

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Dust jacket shows some edgewear, short closed tears, light soil top front panel. Previous owner's name, crossed out and small sticker loss top front free end paper ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book ; 1.7 x 8.4 x 5.8 Inches; 478 pages; The first book to challenge the Warren Commission findings presents case after case of ignored or twisted evidence to offer a scathing indictment of the Commission's handling of the assassination of President Kennedy. View more info

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The Trial of Steven Truscott

By: Lebourdais, Isabel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, McClelland & Stewart: 1966

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 16387

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


Top of spine above text block missing, book & dustjacket. DJ chipped and creased with short tears. pages tanned and page edges foxed. ; DJ in Mylar, a tight solid book. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; This was the first book to question the guilt of the 14 year old boy who was sentenced to death. Luckily cooler heads prevailed and he was released to live a quiet life incognito. View more info