If you are fascinated by the darker side of humanity, then this book is a must-read! 501 Most Notorious Crimes recounts some of the most horrific, gruesome and unusual crimes beginning in Biblical times and ending in the 21st century.
Divided into ten chapters, it includes tales of treason, murder, robbery, kidnappings, assassinations, fraud and just about every criminal activity you can imagine. Alive with pictures and photographs, it depicts chilling and blood-curdling crimes from all over the world - from the mansions of Beverly Hills to the back streets of India. As well as recounting the details of each crime, there is also an insight into what happened to the victims and the criminals. It's definitely not a read for the faint-hearted!