and Most Infamous British Crimes
Paperback 160pp Illustrated 294x209mm
9781909242159   Product Code: 21938
The perpetrators of the Brink's-Mat robbery of 1983 were expecting a substantial cash haul but ended up carrying away 6,800 gold bars, worth £22 million, most of which have never been recovered. Illustrated with contemporary newspaper cuttings and many photographs of the crime scenes, investigations and protagonists, this book tells the story of 17 of the most sensational crimes in British history including the Charlotte Street Robbery and notorious murder cases such as the Yorkshire Ripper and the Acid Bath Murderer.