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  • The Innocent Man : Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
    John Grisham
    Paperback: 11/20/2007
     
    John Grisham’s first work of nonfiction, an exploration of small town justice gone terribly awry, is his ...
  • The Rescue Artist : A True Story of Art, Thieves, and the Hunt for a Missing Masterpiece
    Edward Dolnick
    Paperback: 07/01/2006
     
    The little-known world of art theft is compellingly portrayed in Dolnick's account of the 1994 theft and ...
  • Slave : My True Story
    Mende Nazer, Damien Lewis
    Paperback: 06/13/2005
     
    A shocking true story of contemporary slavery: a young girl, snatched from her tribal village in Africa, ...
  • Under the Banner of Heaven : A Story of Violent Faith
    Jon Krakauer
    Paperback: 06/08/2004
     
    A multilayered, bone-chilling narrative of messianic delusion, savage violence, polygamy, and unyielding faith...
  • Justice - Crimes, Trials, and Punishments
    Dominick Dunne
    Paperback: 05/01/2002
     
    Justice brings together Dunne's mesmerizing essays of justice denied and justice affirmed in one volume. ...
  • Spooked : Espionage in Corporate America
    Adam Penenberg, Marc Barry
    Paperback: 12/01/2001
     
    A page-burning account of intrigue and espionage in the offices and boardrooms of today's corporations.
  • We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families : Stories From Rwanda
    Philip Gourevitch
    Paperback: 03/10/2000
     
    In 1994 the Rwandan government implemented a policy that called on everyone in the Hutu majority to murder ...

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