The Great Pearl Heist

Author: Molly Caldwell Crosby
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101613432
Size: 12.45 MB
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In the spirit of The Great Train Robbery, this is the true story of a psychological cat-and-mouse game.

Author: Hiroshi Mori
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789749295304
Size: 19.81 MB
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Adirondack Heist

Author: Jeffrey G. Kelly
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780966342321
Size: 79.57 MB
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It was about four inches long with a horse's head and horseshoe made from
mother of pearl. A tiny gold farrier's nail cleaved the horseshoe, a few gold links
away from a golden bridle and a few more gold links to a clasp. It was the kind of
showy jewelry that Sean Connery might have worn in The Great Train Robbery.
Klocks had no idea of its value, but he loved it. Trying to conceal his interest, he
closed the box and without saying a word placed it next to the photograph of the
bridge.

One Thief Too Many

Author: A. L. Provost
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 146916017X
Size: 49.14 MB
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Anatomy of a Bank Heist A. L. Provost ... Not desiring to be twice stung a goodly
number of these tobacco heirs simply gave up on banks entirely and stored their
fortunes in their homes and cellars. Thus during the greater part of the Great
Depression (1929— 1941) Kinston got along reasonably well with only two
banks. The situation changed drastically however beginning with the Japanese
military's surprise attack on the US. fleet at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 ...

The World S Greatest True Crime Stories

Author: Colin Wilson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781841198583
Size: 27.25 MB
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... Jesse James 141 The Dalton Gang 144 The DAutremont Brothers 150
Victorian Villainies 153 The Great Gold-Dust Robbery 153 The Great Bullion
Robbery 158 The Case of Orrock's Chisel 166 The Age of Detection 172
Fingerprints 172 The Great Bertillon 173 The Theft of the Mona Lisa 175 The
Great Pearl Robbery 177 The First Cat-Burglar 181 The Count of Gramercy Park
187 The Inside Job of All Time: the Rondout Heist 192 The Age of Gangsters 196
The Rubel Ice Company ...

The Last Bookaneer

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698195612
Size: 39.88 MB
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The bookaneers are on the verge of extinction. From the author of The Dante Club, Matthew Pearl, The Last Bookaneer is the astonishing story of these literary thieves’ epic final heist.

Colin Wilson The First Fifty Years

Author: Colin Stanley
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 60.22 MB
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The Dalton Gang. The D'Autremont Brothers. Chapter 3: Victorian Villainies: The
Great Gold Dust Robbery. The Great Bullion Robbery. The Case of Orrock's
Chisel. Chapter 4: The Age of Detection: Fingerprints. Bertillon. The theft of the
Mona Lisa. The Great Pearl Robbery. The first cat burglar. Gerals Chapman: The
Count of Gramercy Park. The Rondout Heist. Chapter 5: The Age of Gangsters:
The Rubel Ice Company Robbery. The Invisible Bank Robbers. The Brinks Bank
Robbery.

The Great Detective Pictures

Author: James Robert Parish
Publisher: Scarecrow Pr
ISBN:
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barn burner, much in the tradition of the old Pearl White chapterplays. William K.
Everson wrote in The Detective in Film (1972), "Right away, THE THIRTEENTH
HOUR gives evidence of real style, with ... Reynolds suspects that Eileen's new
waitress, Mabel Sawyer (Bernadene Hayes), is involved in the heist and he and
Cook go to see her. Soon the amateur detective reaches the solution to the
mystery. Columbia's THE THIRTEENTH HOUR, only seventeen days in
production, was ...