Silent Killers by James P. Delgado

Silent Killers: Submarines and Underwater Warfare by James P. Delgado
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Overview: James P Delgado, President and CEO of the Institute of Nautical Archaeology and author of Nuclear Dawn (Osprey), presents a detailed, stunningly visual, examination of the history and development of the submarine and its role in naval warfare, from the first practical experiments with submersible craft to the development of the modern nuclear submarine.

Calling on his training as a nautical archaeologist who was among the first explorers to dive the Titanic, Delgado recreates the story of the sub from the bottom up–that is, through eerie photographs of subs at the bottom of the sea. In addition, he explores submarine technology, from wooden to iron to steel hulls, from hand-cranked to nuclear powered propulsion, from candle light to electricity, from gunpowder "torpedoes" to nuclear missiles Since the time of Jules Verne, submarines have been a topic of great interest to maritime and military fans and Delgado’s new book explores all of the submarine’s triumphs and tragedies, successes and failures in this fascinating and compelling illustrated history.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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Serial Killers & the Phenomenon of Serial Murder by David Wilson

Serial Killers and the Phenomenon of Serial Murder : A Student Textbook by David Wilson and Elizabeth Yardley
Requirements: .PDF reader, 25 MB
Overview: A superbly targeted resource for those learning about serial killings. Serial Killers and the Phenomenon of Serial Murder examines and analyses some of the best known (as well as lesser) cases from English criminal history, ancient and modern. It looks at the lifestyles, backgrounds and activities of those who become serial killers and identifies clear categories of individuals into which most serial killers fall. Led by Professor David Wilson the authors are all experts and teachers concerning the ever-intriguing subject of serial killing: why, when and how it happens and whether it can be predicted. Taking some of the leading cases from English law and abroad they demonstrate the patterns that emerge in the lives and backgrounds of those who kill a number of times over a period. The book is designed for those studying the topic at advanced level, whether as an academic discipline on one of the many courses now run by universities and colleges or as a private quest for understanding. It contains notes on key terms and explanations of topics such as co-activation, Munchausen syndrome, cooling-off period, psychopathy checklist, social construction, case linkage, family annihilation, activity space, rational choice theory, medicalisation and rendezvous discipline. As the first textbook of its kind it will be an invaluable resource for teachers and students of serious crime.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Profiling Cop-Killers by Ann R. Bumbak

Profiling Cop-Killers by Ann R. Bumbak
Requirements: .PDF reader, 3 MB
Overview: Drawing heavily on original research designed to train police officers to survive deadly encounters, Profiling Cop-Killers examines the sociological history, psychology, and motives of 50 murderers of police officers in 2011. The book identifies the commonalities and differences between groups of offenders by age, examining the previously hidden connections between an offender’s lethal choices, criminal history, drug and alcohol usage, and interpersonal relationships.

Using Erikson’s theory of life span development, the author applies the test of the struggle for identity to offender profiles, words, and actions-analyzing the interaction of offenders’ maturity levels, mastery of challenges by phase, and degree of deviancy exhibited in their violent acts. The book also includes a closer look at diagnoses of concern and the crossroads of offender behavior and officer actions.

This book aims to equip those who work with offenders, police officers, and the mentally ill to read the signs of future violence. Demonstrating the complex set of circumstances that may lead an individual to commit these crimes, this book will challenge readers to think differently about the people who take the lives of law enforcement officers. In doing so, it seeks to answer the question: Who are cop-killers and why do they commit the ultimate crime of violence against the peacekeepers of society?
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Usaf F-4 And F-105 Mig Killers Of …

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Why We Love Serial Killers by means of Scott Bonn

Why We Love Serial Killers: The Curious Appeal of the World’s Most Savage Murderers by means of Scott Bonn
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Overview: For a long time now, serial killers have taken heart degree within the information and leisure media. The protection of real-life murderers comparable to Ted Bundy and Jeffrey Dahmer has reworked them into ghoulish celebrities. Similarly, the recognition of fictional characters comparable to Hannibal “The Cannibal” Lecter or Dexter demonstrates simply how keen the general public is to be worried by means of those human predators.
But why is that this so? Could or not it’s that a few of us have a grotesque fascination with serial killers for a similar causes we may morbidly stare at a catastrophic car twist of fate? Or it’s one thing extra? In Why We Love Serial Killers, criminology professor Dr. Scott Bonn explores our tough urge for food for the macabre, whilst additionally offering new and distinctive insights into the sector of the serial killer, together with the ones he has received from his correspondence with two of the sector’s maximum infamous examples, David Berkowitz (“Son of Sam”) and Dennis Rader (“Bind, Torture, Kill”). In addition, Bonn examines the felony profiling ways utilized by legislation enforcement execs to spot and apprehend serial predators, he discusses the quite a lot of behaviors-such because the aura of the sociopath- that manifest themselves in serial killers, and he explains how and why those killers steadily develop into standard cultural figures.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs

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My Life Among The Serial Killers: Inside The Minds of The Worlds Most Notorious Murderers [Audiobook

My Life Among The Serial Killers: Inside The Minds of The Worlds Most Notorious Murderers [Audiobook]

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Serial Killers: Horrifying True-Life Cases via Charlotte Greig

Serial Killers: Horrifying True-Life Cases of Pure Evil via Charlotte Greig
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 3.7 MB
Overview: From perverse acts of cannibalism and darkish sexual fantasies to vicious acts motivated via greed and a straightforward lust for blood, this ebook unearths the strategies and motivations of probably the most international’s maximum infamous serial killers, together with Juan Corona, Ian Brady & Myra Hindley, Pee Wee Gaskins and Ivan Milat.

Discover the real tales in the back of superstar murderers whose names have turn into legend, together with Jeffrey Dahmer, Charles Manson, Leonard Lake and Charles Ng, in addition to the chilling fact about psychopaths comparable to Anatoly Onoprienko, whose urge to homicide entire households was once suppressed via the united states and has best not too long ago come to mild.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs

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The Serial Killers: A Study within the Psychology of Violence

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SERIAL KILLERS: THE WORLD’S MOST EVIL


SERIAL KILLERS: THE WORLD’S MOST EVIL
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Serial Killers: The Colombian Monsters: True Crime Serial Killers…


Serial Killers: The Colombian Monsters: True Crime Serial Killers (Serial Killers of the World) (Volume 1)
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Women Serial Killers Of The 17th Century

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Dannemora: Two Escaped Killers, Three Weeks of Terror, and the Largest Manhunt Ever in New York State

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Dannemora: Two Escaped Killers by Charles A. Gardner

Dannemora: Two Escaped Killers, Three Weeks of Terror, and the Largest Manhunt Ever in New York State by Charles A. Gardner
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 2.0 MB
Overview: The Prison Break, the Manhunt, the Inside Story

In June 2015, two vicious convicted murderers broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, in New York’s North Country, launching the most extensive manhunt in state history. Aided by prison employee Joyce Mitchell, double murderer Richard Matt and cop-killer David Sweat slipped out of their cells, followed a network of tunnels and pipes under the thirty-foot prison wall, and climbed out of a manhole to freedom.

For three weeks, the residents of local communities were virtual prisoners in their own homes as law enforcement from across the nation swept the rural wilderness near the Canadian border. The manhunt made front-page headlines-as did the prison sex scandal involving both inmates and Joyce Mitchell-and culminated in a dramatic and bloody standoff.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs

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Serial Killers and the Media: The Moors Murders Legacy

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