Thirty Years a Detective

A Thorough and Comprehensive Exposé of Criminal Practices of All Grades and Classes, Containing Numerous Episodes of Personal Experience in the Detection of Criminals, and Covering a Period of Thirty Years' Active Detective Life Allan ...

Thirty Years a Detective


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Thirty Years a Detective
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Allan Pinkerton
Categories: Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 1884 - Publisher:

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30 YEARS A DETECTIVE
Language: en
Pages: 670
Authors: Allan 1819-1884 Pinkerton, American Popular Literature Collection
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-27 - Publisher: Wentworth Press

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references,
Fifty Years a Detective: 35 Real Detective Stories
Language: en
Pages: 1319
Authors: Thomas Furlong
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-21 - Publisher: Good Press

"Fifty Years a Detective: 35 Real Detective Stories" by Thomas Furlong. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be
Thirty Years a Detective
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: Allan Pinkerton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-03-01 - Publisher:

Allan Pinkerton (1819-1884) was the world's first private detective. Emigrating to Chicago from Glasgow, Scotland, he discovered a gang of counterfeiters and assisted in their capture. He became deputy sheriff of Kane County, then Cook County, resigning from the police to form the Pinkerton Detective Agency in 1852. The Pinkerton
A Dictionary of the Underworld
Language: en
Pages: 904
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-12 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1949 (this edition in 1968), this book is a dictionary of the past, exploring the language of the criminal and near-criminal worlds. It includes entries from Australia, New Zealand, Canada and South Africa, as well as from Britain and America and offers a fascinating and unique study