Download E-books Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer PDF

By Wilson Raj Perumal, Alessandro Righi, Emanuele Piano

Wilson Raj Perumal has been categorised the world's so much prolific match-fixer in football's fresh historical past. Born a village boy in rural Singapore within the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of foreign match-fixing throughout 5 continents the entire method to the area Cup, changing into FIFA's so much sought after man.

Like a "guppy within the sea", Wilson started out a small gambler, blending with the neighborhood Singapore bookies, and witnessed the increase and fall of the old-school Asian "big fish" of match-fixing till he discovered himself competing opposed to them in an international with out set principles, the place turncoats are the norm and quickly cash the one drive.

Perumal used to be arrested in Finland in February 2011 and made up our minds to collaborate with experts beginning football's Pandora's field. In his ebook, Wilson finds an exceptional account of the way the overseas match-fixing underworld has motivated the results of fits at each point of soccer that we could have watched unsuspectingly.

Kelong Kings is the final word story approximately playing, football and match-fixing, advised without delay by means of the fellow who made all of it ensue. yet be prompt, when you learn this e-book, you'll by no means be capable of watch a football fit within the related means again.

Kelong Kings within the media:

"Notorious match-fixer focusing on video games in England considering the fact that 1995, claims publication" - The Telegraph, UK.
"'I helped Honduras and Nigeria succeed in 2010 international Cup', claims match-fixer" - The parent, UK.
"Match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal 'influenced Olympic suits" - BBC recreation, UK.
"Fixed fits forged shadow over international Cup" - manhattan occasions, USA.
"Manipulierte Fußballspiele: Die Marionette der Wettmafia" - Der Spiegel, Germany.
"I rigged Socceroos video games, says infamous match-fixer" - Sydney Morning bring in, Australia.

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Download E-books Boardwalk Gangster: The Real Lucky Luciano PDF

For the 1st twenty-five years of his profession, fortunate Luciano was once a vicious mobster who grew to become the king of the hot York underworld. For the subsequent twenty-five, he was once a pretend, his popularity maintained by means of govt brokers. Boardwalk Gangster follows him from his early days as a success guy to his intercourse and narcotics empires, exposing the reality approximately what he did to assist the Allies in global struggle II, and revealing how he quite spent his twilight years.

Drawing on mystery executive files within the usa and Europe, this myth-busting biography tells a narrative that hasn't ever been informed before―in which the yankee Mafia turns into entangled with overseas struggle and chilly battle conspiracy.

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Download E-books My Life with Charles Manson PDF

By Paul Watkins, Guillermo Soledad

I created this PDF final 12 months - my first one ever.

Please keep in mind that the chance of this ebook ever seeing an reliable book liberate is just about nil. till somebody comes in addition to an exact demanding reproduction of the publication and scans it, this can be most likely as shut as plenty of people have the capacity to get to interpreting this e-book, which sells for a small fortune at the infrequent events it may be had at all.

A ebook approximately Charles Manson through a reasonably favourite male relative. Paul Watkins' major responsibility within the family members used to be as a procurer of lovable younger women, a role he freely admits he played with massive amusement. He used to be one among a handful of people who made up our minds to get out while the warmth acquired grew to become as much as the boiling element in the summertime of '69. It took him your time to completely extricate himself - the trap of all that "young love" must've been challenging to resist.

Considered a useful record between Manson researchers, even if, in fact, points of its veracity are debatable.

This booklet is OP and intensely HTF. I situated a transcript at the renowned Tate-LaBianca weblog helmed by way of "Col. Scott." His reproduction was once plagued by many spelling & grammatical blunders, so much of which i'm hoping i've got controlled to right in my transcript. there have been no illustrations incorporated, so I searched on-line and assembled a couple of illustrations myself. during this latter job, I received a few newspaper and journal articles, that are incorporated as an advantage. You'll locate the illustrations and articles appended on the end.

I initially made this as an RTF dossier, which I switched over on-line to PDF. it can no longer be ideal, yet i feel the reader will at the very least locate it acceptable.

I keep in mind that there's a faux PDF in the market on a type of loose booklet websites. so far as i'm acutely aware, this is often the 1st reputable transcript to be made freely to be had, open air of Col. Scott's blog.

Mass marketplace Paperback: 278 pages
Publisher: Bantam Books (1979)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0553127888
ISBN-13: 978-0553127881

"279 pages. as soon as, Charles Manson's #2 guy, Paul Watkins, believed within the family members and relied on Manson along with his existence. That used to be ahead of the Tate/LaBianca murders, earlier than the unusual caution indications that "Helter Skelter used to be coming down." Now in MY existence WITH CHARLES MANSON, he remembers with chilling, hour-by-hour element how he got here to hitch the kinfolk and the way, from the start, they have been programmed-by intercourse, medicines and music-to kill and die for a guy who might as simply have reduce their throats. He describes the "creepy crawly nights" which have been rehearsals for murder... and Manson's richly embroidered ceremonial vest which depicted scenes of family members existence and was once woven in part in human hair... MY lifestyles WITH CHARLES MANSON is a narrative of violence opposed to physique, brain and soul-perhaps the main surprising tale ever told."

I desire you be have the capacity to settle for and make reliable use of this humble providing.

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Download E-books Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit PDF

In chilling element, the mythical Mindhunter takes us backstage of a few of his so much grotesque, interesting, and demanding cases—and into the darkest recesses of our worst nightmares.

During his twenty-five 12 months occupation with the Investigative aid Unit, detailed Agent John Douglas turned a mythical determine in legislations enforcement, pursuing essentially the most infamous and sadistic serial killers of our time: the guy who hunted prostitutes for activity within the woods of Alaska, the Atlanta baby assassin, and Seattle's eco-friendly River killer, the case that almost rate Douglas his life.

As the version for Jack Crawford in The Silence of the Lambs, Douglas has faced, interviewed, and studied ratings of serial killers and assassins, together with Charles Manson, Ted Bundy, and Ed Gein, who dressed himself in his sufferers' peeled epidermis. utilizing his uncanny skill to turn into either predator and prey, Douglas examines each one crime scene, reliving either the killer's and the victim's activities in his brain, growing their profiles, describing their conduct, and predicting their subsequent strikes.

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Download E-books Killers in the Family: Inside a Real Family of Criminals Bound by Blood PDF

By Robert L. Snow

Everyone in the community idea the Reese kin was once no reliable, however it will be twenty-six years earlier than they truly realized how undesirable they were…
In July 2008, there have been a rash of murders in Indianapolis, 3 of which happened in the course of robberies dedicated through Brian Reese. It became out he discovered his lifetime of crime at domestic: his father, Paul Sr., who served as his lookout guy, have been out and in of felony various instances, and his mom, Barbara—who used to be Brian’s getaway motive force the day of his arrest (right after he shot a police officer)—had as soon as been convicted of embezzlement. The 4 Reese brothers were out and in of criminal with greater than 3 dozen convictions between them.
It was once no ask yourself mom and dad warned their teenagers to stick clear of the Reeses. yet quickly they might study that the family’s secrets and techniques have been darker than they ever imagined…
INCLUDES photographs

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Download E-books Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures PDF

By Nancy Moses

Stolen, Smuggled bought: at the Hunt for Cultural Treasures tells the darkish and compelling tales of iconic cultural gadgets that have been stolen, smuggled or offered, and finally again again to their unique proprietor.

There are many books approximately museum heists, Holocaust paintings, insider robbery, trafficking in antiquities, and stolen local American items. Now, there’s eventually a e-book for most of the people that covers the total terrain. The booklet contains full-color photographs of the objects.

Stolen, Smuggled, bought features seven brilliant and precise tales during which the reader joins the writer as she uncovers a cultural treasure and follows its often-convoluted path. alongside the way in which writer and reader come upon a solid of interesting characters from the underbelly of the cultural international: unscrupulous grave robbers, sinister middlemen, ruthless artwork buyers, venal Nazis, canny legal professionals, valiant teachers, unstoppable investigative journalists, unwitting curators, and committed govt officers. tales comprise Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer 1, the typeset manuscript for Pearl Buck’s The stable Earth, a ceremonial Ghost Dance brief from the bloodbath at Wounded Knee, the robbery of 4,800 historic audio discs by means of a most sensible reputable on the nationwide data, a lacking unique reproduction of The invoice of Rights, the mother of Ramses I, and an historical treasure from Iraq.

While every one tale is interesting in and of itself, jointly they handle one of many preferred concerns within the museum international: the right way to take care of the thousands of things that experience breaks within the chain of possession, suspicious possession files, or no provenance in any respect. the difficulty of possession touches on specialist practices, overseas protocols, and nationwide legislation. It’s a monetary factor because the illicit alternate in antiquities and cultural goods generates up to $4 billion to $8 billion a yr.

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Download E-books The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America's First Serial Killer PDF

By Skip Hollandsworth

A sweeping narrative background of a terrifying serial killer--America's first--who stalked Austin, Texas in 1885

In the overdue 1800s, the town of Austin, Texas used to be at the cusp of rising from an remoted western outpost right into a really cosmopolitan city. yet starting in December 1884, Austin was once terrorized by way of anyone both as vicious and, in many ways, way more diabolical than London's notorious Jack the Ripper. for nearly precisely 12 months, the hour of darkness murderer crisscrossed the complete urban, impressive on moonlit nights, utilizing axes, knives, and lengthy metal rods to tear aside girls from each race and sophistication. on the time the idea that of a serial killer used to be unthinkable, however the murders persevered, the killer turned extra brazen, and the electorate' panic reached a fever pitch.

ahead of it used to be in all places, at the very least a dozen males will be arrested in reference to the murders, and the crimes might divulge what a newspaper defined as "the so much huge and profound scandal ever identified in Austin." And definite, while Jack the Ripper all started his assaults in 1888, London police investigators did wonder whether the killer from Austin had crossed the sea to terrorize their very own city.

With brilliant historic aspect and novelistic aptitude, Texas Monthly journalist pass Hollandsworth brings this terrifying saga to life.

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Download E-books Pin Action: Small-Time Gangsters, High-Stakes Gambling, and the Teenage Hustler Who Became a Bowling Champion PDF

By Gianmarc Manzione

"The colour of cash" meets "The giant Lebowski." Pin Action is an inspiring and unbelievable tale of transcendence, redemption, survival and one of many maximum, forgotten activities legends in big apple urban activities history.

Most folks give some thought to bowling as a "sport" in citation marks, and bowling alleys are areas with disco balls, matching shirts, and humorous sneakers. yet within the Sixties, manhattan urban used to be the heart of "action bowling", a kind of high-stakes playing within which bowlers―often teenagers―faced off for millions of bucks each evening. whilst funds like that's altering palms, you could guess the strain is on (and the balls are rigged), and losses include dire effects. yet for a number of young children, the realm of motion bowling may develop into a price ticket off the suggest streets and onto the pro Bowlers organization journey. For Ernie Schlegel, it'd be an opportunity to shed his hustler methods and develop into a bonafide champion.

For the greater than a hundred million bowlers around the globe and for fanatics of undying activities histories, Pin Action captures the underbelly of Sixties and '70s ny and tells the real tale of the way the main infamous motion bowler of all time grew to become a corridor of Famer. Set within the gritty, flashy, misplaced international of motion bowling, Gianmarc Manzione tells an epic story packed with seedy characters, uproarious eccentricities, unbelievable twists of destiny, and a rags-to-riches narrative so loopy it should be true.

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Download E-books Flawless: Inside the Largest Diamond Heist in History PDF

By Greg Campbell, Scott Andrew Selby

On February 15, 2003, a bunch of thieves broke into an allegedly hermetic vault within the overseas diamond capital of Antwerp, Belgium and made off with over $108 million cash worthy of diamonds and different valuables. They did so with no tripping an alarm or injuring a unmarried defend within the process.

Although the crime was once ideal, the getaway used to be now not. The police zeroed in on a band thieves fronted via Leonardo Notarbartolo, a dapper Italian who had rented an workplace within the Diamond middle and clandestinely cased its vault for over years.  The “who” of the crime were responded, however the “how” remained principally a mystery.

Enter Scott Andrew Selby, a Harvard legislations grad and diamond specialist, and Greg Campbell, writer of Blood Diamonds, who undertook an international goose chase to discover the real tale in the back of the bold heist. monitoring the threads of the tale all through Europe—from Belgium to Italy, in seedy cafés and smooth diamond offices—the authors taken care of via an array of conflicting information, divergent evaluations and incongruous theories to place jointly the puzzle of what really occurred that Valentine’s Day weekend.

This real-life Ocean’s Eleven—a mix of diamond historical past, journalistic reportage, and riveting true-crime story—provides an exciting in-depth research detailing the better-than-fiction heist of the century.

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