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The Resource The great pearl heist : London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace, Molly Caldwell Crosby

The great pearl heist : London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace, Molly Caldwell Crosby

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The great pearl heist : London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace
Title
The great pearl heist
Title remainder
London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace
Statement of responsibility
Molly Caldwell Crosby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1913, under the cover of London's perpetual smoggy dusk, two brilliant minds are pitted against each other--a celebrated gentleman thief and a talented Scotland Yard detective--in the greatest jewel heist of the new century
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Crosby, Molly Caldwell
Dewey number
364.16/2873927
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Jewelry theft
  • Receiving stolen goods
  • Burglary investigation
  • Robbery investigation
Label
The great pearl heist : London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace, Molly Caldwell Crosby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-276) and index
Contents
Empire of thieves and shadows -- The heist. Queen of gems ; King of fences ; The Grizzard Gang ; Hatton Garden ; The plan ; A perfect crime ; The hunt begins -- The sting. New Scotland Yard ; News ; Decoys ; The expert ; Playing the fish ; The sting -- Justice. Searching ; At Bow Street ; Sir Richard Muir ; The piano tuner ; A glimpse ; Old Bailey ; Righteous judgment -- The Great War
Control code
ocn775418781
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780425252802
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012008261
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)775418781
Label
The great pearl heist : London's greatest thief and Scotland Yard's hunt for the world's most valuable necklace, Molly Caldwell Crosby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-276) and index
Contents
Empire of thieves and shadows -- The heist. Queen of gems ; King of fences ; The Grizzard Gang ; Hatton Garden ; The plan ; A perfect crime ; The hunt begins -- The sting. New Scotland Yard ; News ; Decoys ; The expert ; Playing the fish ; The sting -- Justice. Searching ; At Bow Street ; Sir Richard Muir ; The piano tuner ; A glimpse ; Old Bailey ; Righteous judgment -- The Great War
Control code
ocn775418781
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780425252802
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012008261
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)775418781

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