Hyde, H. Montgomery, with John H. Kisch
Title An International Casebook of Crime
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good dj
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Barrie and Rockliff 1962
Seller ID 5363
[moderate wear, mild edge-soiling; jacket worn/torn at top of spine, a little wear and some slight insect-chewing evident along top edge of rear panel, rear panel a bit soiled]. Accounts, "from a number of countries [of] ten of the most remarkable criminal cases that have occurred since the last war." Chapters deal with Caryl Chessman (U.S.); Gordon Lonsdale and the Navy spies (England); Soviet spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel (U.S.); murderer Brian Donald Hume (tried for murder in both England and Switzerland); Dr. Richard Muller (Germany); the Moscow trial of U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers (Soviet Union); the Dominicis and the Drummond family (France); pimp Alfredo Messina (England); pimp Micke Jelke (U.S.); Mazurkiewicz, "playboy of Cracow" (Poland).
Criminals Murder Trials Caryl Chessman Gordon Lonsdale Spies Francis Gary Powers