MY STRANGEST CASE, by Police Chiefs of the World

By: Singer, Kurt (ed.)

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from a cat burglar in Honolulu to an Australian wife-murderer (nine wives in all), eighteen law-enforcement officers each recount the strangest case of his career; included among the eighteen are Frederick Cherrill (ex-Chief Superintendent of Scotland Yard) J. Edgar Hoover (Director, F.B.I.), Mike Gier (ex-Police Chief of three western Canadian cities), and accounts of crimes from Czechoslovakia, Japan, the U.S.S.R., Germany, Ecuador, and so on; dj illustration by Tony Palladino; grey cloth, 192 pgs.; mild edgewear, mild wear to corners/spine ends, off-setting to end papers, tanning; rubbed dj w/moderate edgewear, some yellowing, short edge tears, a bit of chipping to bottom edge of front flap/corners/spine ends;

Title: MY STRANGEST CASE, by Police Chiefs of the World

Author Name: Singer, Kurt (ed.)

Categories: True Crime,

Edition: 1st US edition

Publisher: Garden City, Crime Club/Doubleday: 1958

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good to Very Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 009346

Keywords: KURT SINGER, FBI, J. EDGAR HOOVER, FREDERICK CHERRILL, SCOTLAND YARD, MIKE GIER, POLICE CHIEFS, CRIME, CRIMINALS, MURDER, MURDERERS, THIEVES, CAT BURGLARS, HONOLULU, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, UNITED STATES, JAPAN, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, U.S.S.R., LAW ENFORCEMENT, TRUE