by Annabelle Brayley
It takes something special to be a bush nurse working in rural and remote Australia. They patch people up and keep them alive while waiting for the doctor to arrive, they drive the ambulances, operate the clinics and deliver the babies.
by Jim Haynes
This first-ever collection of stories about Aussie truckers captures the humour, tragedy and fascinating history of their world. The trucker's job - so vital to our nation's everyday life - makes for a diverse treasure trove of stories that will ...
by Bill Marsh
The Royal Flying Doctor Service is a unique icon of Australian culture. Since its beginnings with the Reverend John Flynn in 1928, the RFDS has helped build our nation. The Flying Doctors, and the remote stations and communities that they serve, ...
Grace, Grunge and Gravity
by Joe Giarratano
TAXI ... Grace, Grunge & Gravity is a collection of tales — an eyewitness account of the taxi industry in Australia. I write about drivers, operators, regulators, networks and, most importantly, a passing parade of passengers. <br>Nightshift in a ...
by Darcy Dugan
'Mike, a lot, sometimes rot, has been written about me. Please hold this, my real story, to edit and present to a new generation, after I and the crooks we've exposed have turned to dust.' Darcy Dugan Written in secret during his long years in ...
Australia's Greatest Self-made Heroes
by Evan McHugh
From the first convict runaways to the spectacular showdown that ended Ned Kelly's career, Evan McHugh delivers true tales of daring exploits and a cast of roguish characters who blazed their place into Australian history. These are incredible ...
Camorra, Mafia, 'ndrangheta: the Rise of the Honoured Societies
by John Dickie
MAFIA BROTHERHOODS (previously published as BLOOD BROTHERHOODS) is the enthralling new history of Italian organised crime by the author of the international bestseller COSA NOSTRA. Mafia. Camorra. 'Ndrangheta. The Sicilian mafia, or Cosa Nostra, ...
Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America
by Gilbert King
<p>Arguably the most important American lawyer of the twentieth century, Thurgood Marshall was on the verge of bringing the landmark suit <em>Brown v. Board of Education</em> before the U.S. Supreme Court when he became embroiled in an explosive ...eBook
by William Murray
<p>A well-liked, respected, caring pillar of the community – or an outsider, socially inept and with a frightening appearance? Wearing many different masks, serial killers are among the most disturbing and dangerous violent criminals in ...eBook
A True Story
by McIntosh Polela
<P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal>Bright, articulate, and charismatic, former journalist and police spokesman McIntosh Polela has been on African television screens for many years. But behind a dazzling career, Polela’s troubled past ...eBook
by J. Gunnar Grey
<p>Carlyle Harris and Robert Buchanan had several things in common. Both worked in the medical field, with Harris a medical student and Buchanan a practicing physician. Both lived in New York City in the early 1890s. And both had wives they ...eBook
by Gary C. King
<center><strong>Case Featured On Dateline and 48 Hours<P>Divorce Is Violent. . .</center></strong><P>Darren Mack had it all. A beautiful home in Reno. A lovely wife. Three children. And a million-dollar business. Then his wife Charla filed for ...eBook
Out from the Darkness: an Incredible True Story
by Johnny Kinch
Johnny Be Good the true-life story of a small time celebrity whose life went horribly wrong due to drink and drugs. Actor, Johnny Kinch, tells his story in a bare-all book about how he became an alcoholic, was dealing drugs, and consumed vast ...eBook
by Steve Hodel
More than fifty years after what has been called "the most notorious unsolved murder of the 20th century," the case has finally been solved. On January 15, 1947, the body of beautiful 22-year-old Elizabeth Short, dubbed the Black Dahlia because ...eBook
by Albert Able
A human story of love, pain, humour and ambition all spiced with a little scandal and intrigue, ‘We Promise Not To Tell’ is a dramatisation, plus a little author’s licence, of forty highly successful years in and around the hotel business; much ...eBook
Money, Crime & Terror in the Offshore System
by Nick Kochan
Profiling the perpetrators and the investigators, Kochan gives a mesmerising inside look, explaining the methods employed by international criminals and terrorists to turn dirty money into untraceable wealth, as well as examining the methods and ...eBook
by Ben Freeth
Since President Mugabe began his violent land-seizure programme in 2000, thousands of white farmers and their families have been forced to abandon all they own and flee Zimbabwe. But Ben Freeth, and his father-in-law, farmer Mike Campbell, who ...eBook
by Anne Williams, Liz Hardy & Phil Clarke
<p>Some people kill for the sheer thrill of it, others for revenge or for financial gain. Executioners kill because the state employs them to do it – but who chooses to be an executioner ... and why? This book investigates the history of capital ...eBook
by Ken Foxe
Bouncer Brian Fitzgerald was murdered by members of Limericks notorious McCarthy-Dundon gang because he refused to allow drugs to be sold inside a nightclub. Drug addict Sinead Kelly was stabbed to death because she couldnt pay off an €800 debt.eBook
by Elliott, Geoff
This fascinating and compellingly told mystery about the disappearance of the adventuring Simon Holmes a Court, younger brother of Robert, goes into the heart of big game Africa.eBook