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 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><em>Devil in the Grove</em> is the winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction.</p><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.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
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
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 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
by Sudha Murty
Extraordinary stories about ordinary people’s lives Over the years, Sudha Murty has come across some fascinating people whose lives make for interesting stories and have astonishing lessons to reveal. Take Vishnu, who achieves every material ...eBook