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Product Description: Nineteenth-century New York City was one of the most magnificent cities in the world, but also one of the most deadly. Without any real law enforcement for almost 200 years, the city was a lawless place where the crime rate was triple what it is today and the murder rate was five or six times as high...read more

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9781250082589 | Thomas Dunne Books, April 25, 2017, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: Nineteenth-century New York City was one of the most magnificent cities in the world, but also one of the most deadly.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-FictionLong-listed for the National Book AwardFinalist, Current Interest Category, Los Angeles Times Book PrizesOne of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2017Short-listed for the Inaugural Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Book Prize for Social JusticeFormer public defender James Forman, Jr...read more

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9780374189976 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 18, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-FictionLong-listed for the National Book AwardFinalist, Current Interest Category, Los Angeles Times Book PrizesOne of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2017Short-listed for the Inaugural Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Book Prize for Social JusticeFormer public defender James Forman, Jr.

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Product Description: Have you ever wanted to be your own private eye? Have you ever wanted to track down long-lost relatives or people who've scammed you? Have you ever wanted to know if your kids really are where they say they are? Or if your significant other is cheating on you? Or how to locate assets in order to collect on a judgment?World-renowned private investigator Dan Ribacoff will show you how...read more

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9781250116871 | Reprint edition (Griffin, February 7, 2017), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Have you ever wanted to be your own private eye?

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Product Description: In 1992, at the end of a twelve-year civil war, El Salvador was poised for a transition to democracy. Yet, after longstanding dominance by a small oligarchy that continually used violence to repress popular resistance, El Salvador’s democracy has proven to be a fragile one, as social ills (poverty chief among them) have given rise to neighborhoods where gang activity now thrives...read more

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9781477311219 | Univ of Texas Pr, January 31, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In 1992, at the end of a twelve-year civil war, El Salvador was poised for a transition to democracy.

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9781477311660 | Reprint edition (Univ of Texas Pr, January 31, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In 1992, at the end of a twelve-year civil war, El Salvador was poised for a transition to democracy.

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Product Description: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history. Whilst cost and efficiency saving in the wake of the financial crisis will impact the size of the police, plans for increased privatisation, outsourcing and downsizing of core police functions will present further challenges ahead...read more

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9780415858731 | Routledge, December 8, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history.

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9780415858748 | Routledge, December 8, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history.

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Product Description: In his 60-plus years as a trial lawyer, Gerry Spence has never represented a person accused of a crime in which the police hadn’t themselves violated the law. Whether by covering up their corrupt dealings, by the falsification or manufacture of evidence, or by the outright murder of civilians, those individuals charged with upholding the law too often break it...read more

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9781250073457 | St Martins Pr, September 8, 2015, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: How does America, founded on the promise of freedom for all, find itself poised to become a police state?

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9781250106537 | Griffin, December 6, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In his 60-plus years as a trial lawyer, Gerry Spence has never represented a person accused of a crime in which the police hadn’t themselves violated the law.

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9781427273116 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, September 8, 2015), cover price $61.99 | About this edition: How does America, founded on the promise of freedom for all, find itself poised to become a police state?

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Product Description: LA Times winner for The Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical ProseA New York Times bestsellerA New York Times Editors' Choice A Featured Title in The New York Times Book Review's "Paperback Row"A Bustle "17 Books About Race Every White Person Should Read""Essential reading...read more

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9780316312479 | Little Brown & Co, November 15, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: LA Times winner for The Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical ProseA New York Times bestsellerA New York Times Editors' Choice A Featured Title in The New York Times Book Review's "Paperback Row"A Bustle "17 Books About Race Every White Person Should Read""Essential reading.

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Product Description: Never Again is based on a true account of the most violent and destructive civil disturbance in the United States in the last century. It is a never before told insight into the hours leading up to, during, and after the Los Angeles Riots erupted on April 29, 1992...read more

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9781630479046 | Morgan James Pub, November 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Never Again is based on a true account of the most violent and destructive civil disturbance in the United States in the last century.

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Product Description: How America’s prisons turned a “brutal and inhumane” practice into standard procedure Originally meant to be brief and exceptional, solitary confinement in U.S. prisons has become long-term and common. Prisoners spend twenty-three hours a day in featureless cells, with no visitors or human contact for years on end, and they are held entirely at administrators’ discretion...read more

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9780300211467 | Yale Univ Pr, October 31, 2016, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: How America’s prisons turned a “brutal and inhumane” practice into standard procedure Originally meant to be brief and exceptional, solitary confinement in U.

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Product Description: A startling history of the forlorn war between the Weather Underground and the FBI, based on interviews and 30,000 pages of previously unreleased FBI documents In the summer of 1970 and for years after, photos of Bill Ayers, Bernadine Dohrn, Jeff Jones, and other members of the Weather Underground were emblazoned on FBI wanted posters...read more

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9780300221183 | Yale Univ Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A startling history of the forlorn war between the Weather Underground and the FBI, based on interviews and 30,000 pages of previously unreleased FBI documents In the summer of 1970 and for years after, photos of Bill Ayers, Bernadine Dohrn, Jeff Jones, and other members of the Weather Underground were emblazoned on FBI wanted posters.

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Product Description: More than 175 years of true crimes culled from the city's police blotter, told through startling, rarely seen images and insightful text by two NYPD officers and a NYC crime reporter.From atrocities that occurred before the establishment of New York's police force in 1845 through the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in 2001 to the present day, this visual history is an insider's look at more than 80 real-life crimes that shocked the nation, from arson to gangland murders, robberies, serial killers, bombings, and kidnappings, including: Architect Stanford White's fatal shooting at Madison Square Garden over his deflowering of a teenage chorus girl...read more

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9780316391238 | Black Dog & Leventhal Pub, October 11, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: More than 175 years of true crimes culled from the city's police blotter, told through startling, rarely seen images and insightful text by two NYPD officers and a NYC crime reporter.

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Product Description: Hunting down America’s public enemies was just one of the FBI’s jobs. Another—perhaps more vital and certainly more covert—was the job of promoting the importance and power of the FBI, a process that Matthew Cecil unfolds clearly for the first time in this eye-opening book...read more

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9780700623051 | Univ Pr of Kansas, August 18, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Hunting down America’s public enemies was just one of the FBI’s jobs.

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Product Description: Whether you are a law enforcement officer seeking to improve your edge or a martial artist wanting to expand your knowledge of street-proven techniques, you will find Defensive Tactics: Street-Proven Arrest and Control Techniques is filled with invaluable information to prepare you for even the most difficult scenarios...read more
By Mark Mireles (contributor)

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9781594394867 | 2 edition (Ymaa Pubns, October 1, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Whether you are a law enforcement officer seeking to improve your edge or a martial artist wanting to expand your knowledge of street-proven techniques, you will find Defensive Tactics: Street-Proven Arrest and Control Techniques is filled with invaluable information to prepare you for even the most difficult scenarios.

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Product Description: Miriam Carey became the black life that didn t matter when she was gunned down by elite federal forces in plain view of the entire nation in front of the Capitol in Washington DC. When thugs Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin were shot and killed in self-defense, the nation erupted with cries of racism and demanded justice...read more

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9781944229276 | Wnd Books, September 27, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Miriam Carey became the black life that didn t matter when she was gunned down by elite federal forces in plain view of the entire nation in front of the Capitol in Washington DC.

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Product Description: FROM THE VERY FOUNDING OF OUR NATION, diversity has been one of our greatest strengths but also the greatest source of conflict. In less than a generation, America will become "minority-majority," and the world economy, already interconnected, will be even more globalized...read more
By Lauren Leader-chivee and Karl Weber (contributor)

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9781455539055, titled "Crossing the Thinnest Line: The Possibility, Power, and Payoff of Embracing Diversity" | Center st, September 20, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: FROM THE VERY FOUNDING OF OUR NATION, diversity has been one of our greatest strengths but also the greatest source of conflict.

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Product Description: An urgent, compact manifesto that will teach you how to protect your rights, your freedom, and your future when talking to police.Law professor James J. Duane became a viral sensation thanks to a 2008 lecture outlining the reasons why you should never agree to answer questions from the police—especially if you are innocent and wish to stay out of trouble with the law...read more

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9781503933392 | Little A, September 20, 2016, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: An urgent, compact manifesto that will teach you how to protect your rights, your freedom, and your future when talking to police.

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9781531830847 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, September 20, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: An urgent, compact manifesto that will teach you how to protect your rights, your freedom, and your future when talking to police.
9781531830854 | Mp3 edition (Brilliance Audio, September 20, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: An urgent, compact manifesto that will teach you how to protect your rights, your freedom, and your future when talking to police.

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Product Description: Reflected almost daily in headlines, the enormous rift between the police and the communities they serve―especially African American communities―remains one of the major challenges facing the United States. And race-related riots continue to be a violent manifestation of that rift...read more

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9781626375574 | Lynne Rienner Pub, September 20, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Reflected almost daily in headlines, the enormous rift between the police and the communities they serve―especially African American communities―remains one of the major challenges facing the United States.

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9781626375581 | Lynne Rienner Pub, September 20, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Reflected almost daily in headlines, the enormous rift between the police and the communities they serve―especially African American communities―remains one of the major challenges facing the United States.

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Product Description: On August 25, 1938, twenty-five-year-old Ben Dickson and his fifteen-year-old wife Stella Mae robbed the Corn Exchange Bank in Elkton, South Dakota, making off with $2,187.64. Two months later they hit a bank in nearby Brookings for $17,593—after waiting two hours for the vault’s time-lock to open while the bank's manager went on processing loans for customers...read more

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9780700623242 | Univ Pr of Kansas, September 19, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: On August 25, 1938, twenty-five-year-old Ben Dickson and his fifteen-year-old wife Stella Mae robbed the Corn Exchange Bank in Elkton, South Dakota, making off with $2,187.

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Product Description: The SAGE Handbook of Global Policing examines and critically retraces the field of policing studies by posing and exploring a series of fundamental questions to do with the concept and institutions of policing and their relation to social and political life in today's globalized world...read more
By Ian Loader (editor)

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9781473906426, titled "The Sage Handbook of Global Policing" | Sage Pubns Ltd, September 12, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: The SAGE Handbook of Global Policing examines and critically retraces the field of policing studies by posing and exploring a series of fundamental questions to do with the concept and institutions of policing and their relation to social and political life in today's globalized world.

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Product Description: WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE IN HISTORY WINNER OF THE 2017 BANCROFT PRIZENATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST * LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE FINALIST * NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK FOR 2016 * NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE BOSTON GLOBE, NEWSWEEK, KIRKUS, AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLYTHE FIRST DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF THE INFAMOUS 1971 ATTICA PRISON UPRISING, THE STATE’S VIOLENT RESPONSE, AND THE VICTIMS’ DECADES-LONG QUEST FOR JUSTICE   On September 9, 1971, nearly 1,300 prisoners took over the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York to protest years of mistreatment...read more

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9780375423222 | Pantheon Books, August 23, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE IN HISTORY WINNER OF THE 2017 BANCROFT PRIZENATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST * LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE FINALIST * NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK FOR 2016 * NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE BOSTON GLOBE, NEWSWEEK, KIRKUS, AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLYTHE FIRST DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF THE INFAMOUS 1971 ATTICA PRISON UPRISING, THE STATE’S VIOLENT RESPONSE, AND THE VICTIMS’ DECADES-LONG QUEST FOR JUSTICE   On September 9, 1971, nearly 1,300 prisoners took over the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York to protest years of mistreatment.

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Product Description: Vividly drawn and character-driven, Blue is simultaneously a gripping drama of cops, crime, and politics, and a primer on police policy and reform.Beginning with the 1992 Los Angeles Riots and ending with the tumultuous police controversies swirling around both Ferguson, MO and New York City in 2014, Domanick’s fast-paced book is filled with political intrigue, cultural and racial conflict, hard-boiled characters like intransient, warrior minded cops like LAPD chief Daryl Gates and America’s most famous police reformer, William J...read more

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9781451641073 | Simon & Schuster, August 11, 2015, cover price $28.00

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9781451641103 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, August 23, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Vividly drawn and character-driven, Blue is simultaneously a gripping drama of cops, crime, and politics, and a primer on police policy and reform.

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Product Description: This fifth edition of the first true textbook on the death penalty engages the reader with a full account of the arguments and issues surrounding capital punishment. The book begins with the history of the death penalty from colonial to modern times, and then examines the moral and legal arguments for and against capital punishment...read more

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9781138671638 | 5 revised edition (Routledge, September 19, 2016), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: This fifth edition of the first true textbook on the death penalty engages the reader with a full account of the arguments and issues surrounding capital punishment.
9781138167872 | Routledge, November 24, 2015, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This fourth edition of the first true textbook on the death penalty engages the reader with a full account of the arguments and issues surrounding capital punishment.

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9781138940888 | 5 revised edition (Routledge, September 19, 2016), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This fifth edition of the first true textbook on the death penalty engages the reader with a full account of the arguments and issues surrounding capital punishment.
9781437734935 | 4 revised edition (Routledge, August 15, 2011), cover price $56.95 | About this edition: This fourth edition of the first true textbook on the death penalty engages the reader with a full account of the arguments and issues surrounding capital punishment.
9780870842122 | Anderson Pub Co, March 1, 1999, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Book by Bohm, Robert M.

By Thierry Balzacq (editor) and Myriam Dunn Cavelty (editor)

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9781138803930 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, July 27, 2016), cover price $240.00

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Product Description: REVEL is the newest way of delivering our respected content from Pearson. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, REVEL is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience—for less than the cost of a traditional textbook...read more

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9780134416731 | Psc edition (Prentice Hall, July 25, 2016), cover price $66.67 | About this edition: REVEL is the newest way of delivering our respected content from Pearson.

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Product Description: Pasta, goma, caballo, dama blanca, reina, chiva, potro, h, smack, junk, skag, black tar... son algunos de los muchos nombres con los que se designa a la heroína, la droga ilícita más importante y peligrosa en México: genera al menos diecisiete mil millones de dólares anuales en ganancias y ha suscitado un parque jurásico de las peores prácticas criminales...read more

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9781101974346 | Vintage Espanol, July 5, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Pasta, goma, caballo, dama blanca, reina, chiva, potro, h, smack, junk, skag, black tar.

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