by, Jean Hugard & Fredrick Brau This is known to be the best book for any beginer to start from.
INSIDE THE LAS VEGAS GRAND JURY By Jack Miller Within this book, you will learn how Nevada grand juries are selected, how they operate and the cases they hear.
Stories of Valor, Heroism and Patriotism Written by the Wednesday Warrior Writers
by T. Nelson Downs An indispensable book for magicians. Contains tricks and routines not found in other books. 57 illustrations.
"It's Been one Helluva Ride."
The Peacekeepers is a collection of stories from Air force officers and airmen who served on isolated and remote AC&W radar sites during the Cold War. They look back on their experiences and recount how they survived and overcame severe hardships. by Jack Miller
Modern Coin Magic By, J.B. Bobo A complete treatise on sleight-of-hand coin conjuring, including best traditional methods and modern innovations.
The Magic of Jimmy Grippo This Paperback is an amazing reference to the amazing magician Jimmy Grippo. This is an autobiography that is also Grippo's close-up show. There are over 100 effects and Sleights that are described.
When the CIA decided to assassinate Fidel Castro, they called upon a classy, well-spoken, and totally ruthless Mafioso named Johnny Rosselli. In response to the government's offer of several hundred thousand dollars for the hit, Rosselli stood up, saluted and declared he would perform the task for the love of America.
Tony Montana is the real thing. He has lived in Las Vegas for 45 years and is one of the Outfit's most "under-the-radar" hidden treasures, running with the best of the best Chicago Outfit members. Tony Montana is known as the silent strength, participating in his role without the customary fanfare and notoriety.
THE SHOCKING TRUE STORY OF BELLA CAPO... Bella Capo, the sexually and physically abused daughter of a power broker, whose close associates included politicians and organized crime figures, and a drug-addicted mother, spent much of her youth in foster homes and rehabilitation facilities.
A small town, law enforcement dynasty in the making. A well-respected deputy dies in the line of duty and leaves behind a wife and son. The son wants to follow in his father's footsteps and be a deputy too. Can he compete with his father's memory? Will his fellow officers ever let the son be himself or must he rise to a higher standard than the other...
A Gene MC Lain Crime Classic High-tension thriller based on a true story as reported and solved by Gene Mc Lain the man called “the greatest investigative reporter of our time.” Winner of seventeen Story Of The Year awards, five Big Story awards and nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.
This book is full of all the rope tricks you can only imagine as impossible. Houdini's famous rope escapes and impossible knots. Includes pictures and illustrations of Houdini teaching you how to perform and master each rope trick.
Subtitled "Card Magic for Everyone" this oversized, soft covered book really lives up to that name. You will find chapter after chapter of moves, passes, tricks and wonderful routines. This book is perfect for the beginner and a great supplement to any magician's library.
The Hole in the Wall Gang. Frank Cullotta's story is a living legend to all that have a knowledge of the Chicago Outfit in Las Vegas under the eagle eye of Tony Spilotro and Frank Cullotta. The infamous Hole in the Wall Gang was notorious in burglaries, murder, mayhem and more! This book is the real deal from the real culprits!
The True Story Behind the Howard Hughes Will.
THE MASTER CHEAT is fiction, although the cheating methods described are real. A story is a troubled man who has changed his name to avoid problems in his past.
The author, an agent of the Nevada State Gaming Control Board, a law enforcement agency, was requested numerous times to testify as a expert witness in state and federal courts during the trials of cheaters thus allowing him to render opinions as to what crime had been committed, evidence, as well as the effects the alleged cheating had on the public and...
Cold War Warrior tells the story of one airman who was being vetted by Soviet intelligence with the goal to recruit him to be a spy for them. What they did not know is that the airman would become a double agent for the US and inform US authorities everything being asked for and furnishing only information that was approved.
The snares, gypsy, swindles, and frauds that separate you from your money.
A famous card expert demonstrates tricks that have left theater audiences amazed, and that card-playing professional have used profitably. But these shifts, palms, glides, false shuffles, cuts, fans, steals, and spectacular deceptions will help those with basic card expertise reach new levels of performance. Over 300 photos.
Melvin Dummar had justice stolen from him and lost $158,000,000 as a result of a grand conspiracy to deny him his portion of the billionaire, Howard Hughes', vast estate.
The object of this book is twofold: First, to safeguard the public against the practices of the criminal classes by exposing their various tricks and explaining the adroit methods by which they seek to defraud. "Knowledge is power" is an old saying. I might paraphrase it in this case by saying knowledge is safety.