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Geometry of Safecracking By Jeremy Reeder
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Jeremy Reeder explains the mechanics of modern combination locks and reveals the math behind the magic of professional safecracking. He demonstrates how, with the right tools and a specialized... More > application of geometry, safes can usually be opened with no more than one little hole.< Less
When Thief Meets Thief TPB By Harry Stephen Keeler
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Trade paperback. One of the rarest of Keelers, due to a firebombing of the book warehouse by the Luftwaffe in 1942, this novel about a safecracking dentist was written in 1934.
The Mystery of the Fiddling Cracksman TPB By Harry Stephen Keeler
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Trade paperback. Keeler wrote this juggernaut of odd plotting in 1933 and it's considered one of his nuttiest. Why does a yegg (safe-cracker) break into houses and play his fiddle?
Try Harder By Peter Sankey
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Buff was an incredible safe-cracker. He could tease open the strongest vault without trying. After a couple years in prison, though, he was determined to live the rest of his life on the right side... More > of the law. Unfortunately, his former employers had other plans for him. Now, forced into pulling one last job, he must try harder than ever... if he hopes to survive the most dangerous heist of his career.< Less
Insane Hacker By sanchit jaiswal
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This will give you knowledge about true hacking and enhance your haching skills. Today, mainstream usage of "hacker" mostly refers to computer criminals, due to the mass media usage of the... More > word since the 1980s. This includes what hacker slang calls "script kiddies," people breaking into computers using programs written by others, with very little knowledge about the way they work. This usage has become so predominant that the general public is unaware that different meanings exist.[6] While the self-designation of hobbyists as hackers is acknowledged by all three kinds of hackers, and the computer security hackers accept all uses of the word, people from the programmer subculture consider the computer intrusion related usage incorrect, and emphasize the difference between the two by calling security breakers "crackers" (analogous to a safecracker).< Less
Communists & Cockroaches By Clark Long
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This book is a compilation of realism and phantasm, an attempt to shed light on what appears to be mundane and yet could turn macabre, but for small twists of fate... an entertaining concept for... More > those who wonder, “What if...” Obviously, the names of the characters were changed to protect the guilty, but parts of the story were based on a reflection of my past... hopefully, not on my future! I’ve been blessed in life to be a husband, a father, a boxer, a safecracker, and a gunfighter. Certain facets of my resume are reflected as the storyline unfolds. Young Willie MacAyne was seemingly born with a desire to “send lead down range” and to show the world his prowess with guns and brains. He had more talent and ambition than could be contained with parameters. With age, he came to be very fast with his wit and weapons. Each, at times, bring him back to the brink of disaster.< Less
Communists & Cockroaches By Clark Long
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This book is a compilation of realism and phantasm, an attempt to shed light on what appears to be mundane and yet could turn macabre, but for small twists of fate... an entertaining concept for... More > those who wonder, “What if...” Obviously, the names of characters were changed to protect the guilty, but parts of the story were based on a reflection of my past... hopefully, not on my future! I’ve been blessed in life to be a husband, a father, a boxer, a safecracker, and a gunfighter. Certain facets of my resume are reflected as the storyline unfolds. Young Willie MacAyne was seemingly born with a desire to “send lead down range” and to show the world his prowess with guns and brains. He had more talent and ambition than could be contained with parameters. With age, he came to be very fast with his wit and weapons. Each, at times, bring him back to the brink of disaster.< Less
When the Chinaman Spoke By Paul Briscoe
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The compelling true story of a an accomplished safe cracker, jewel thief, escape artist and the man who FIRST broke into the Watergate. He even spent 3 months on Death Row in Washington DC. He was... More > also briefly involved with the theft of the 'Star of India' in 1965. He was convicted in 1965 and sentenced to 14 years for safecracking. He eventually overturned this conviction in 1968. He then turned his hand to forgery, netting large amounts of money. He slipped into drug addiction and his personal battle against this, makes harrowing reading. In 1970 he was co-erced into working undercover with the DEA for 6 months before he fled the US with a Mafia price on his head. He then used this chance of a clean break in a new country to eventually, become a successful businessman, college lecturer, elected councillor and a respected pillar of the local community. But no one knew of his past until now with the release of this book. Riveting reading, full of humour, pathos and historical significance.< Less
When the Chinaman Spoke By Paul Briscoe
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The compelling true story of a an accomplished safe cracker, jewel thief, escape artist and the man who FIRST broke into the Watergate. He even spent 3 months on Death Row in Washington DC. He was... More > also briefly involved with the theft of the 'Star of India' in 1965. He was convicted in 1965 and sentenced to 14 years for safecracking. He eventually overturned this conviction in 1968. He then turned his hand to forgery, netting large amounts of money. He slipped into drug addiction and his personal battle against this, makes harrowing reading. In 1970 he was co-erced into working undercover with the DEA for 6 months before he fled the US with a Mafia price on his head. He then used this chance of a clean break in a new country to eventually, become a successful businessman, college lecturer, elected councillor and a respected pillar of the local community. But no one knew of his past until now with the release of this book. Riveting reading, full of humour, pathos and historical significance.< Less
Inside Trevor's Shorts: A Mixed Collection of Short Stories By Trev Haymer
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Trev's collection is a variety of 13 short stories. RESIDENT-- A vengeful bird sides with the woman of the house. ONE MORE DIGIT--A pensioner tackles an intruder with surprising... More > results. THREE-LEGGED ISLAND--A touching tale of a young boy's personal loss. THE LAST NAIL--In a seaside town, the author balances humour with depression. A CLOSE SHAVE FOR GEORGE'S BABY--Everyone's dream of a life-changing discovery. A LIFE IN A SHOEBOX--A failed poet's last chance for fame has disastrous consequences. THE MOON HAS TWO FACES--A cocky English murderess investigated in a Spanish village. A KIND OF UTOPIA--Set on a distant planet. THE PHILISTINE--A tale of sweet revenge. WHAT'S GROWING IN BLUEBELL WOODS--A detective's strange case. WAITING FOR HIS 'FRIEND'.--A former safe-cracker is tempted by a stranger. LITTLE BOW--A young boy's coming-of-age. SON OF SANDDANCERS--A youngster takes his Granddad on a last trip to see his hero.< Less

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