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Anthony Nott: Investigating the Almost Perfect Murders

Anthony Nott, 2020, Investigating the Almost Perfect Murders: the case of Russell Causley and other crimes, Barnsley, Pen... • posted 163 days ago

Charlie Peace

Ben W. Johnson, 2016, Charlie Peace: Murder, Mayhem and the Master of Disguise, Barnsley,Pen and Sword; 157 pages, £12.99.... • posted 163 days ago

Facing disease and death

Disease as a battle is a weak and overused analogy. Fortitude, bravery and a moral cause are of no benefit when the diagnosis... • posted 163 days ago

Confessions of a Serial Killer

Piers Morgan, ITV, 7th February 2019 Piers Morgan meets Giles Bernard in Florida. From the ITV programme ‘Confessions... • posted 649 days ago