Robert Marshall-Andrews, 15 July 1982
Show More Rough Justice: The Extraordinary Truth about Charles Richardson and his Gang by Robert Parker.
Fontana, 352 pp., £1.95, October 1981, 0 00 636354 7Show More
Web of Corruption: The Story of John Poulson and T. Dan Smith by Raymond Fitzwalter and David Taylor.
Granada, 282 pp., £12.50, October 1981, 0 246 10915 7Show More
Inside Boss: South Africa’s Secret Police by Gordon Winter.
Penguin, 640 pp., £7.95, October 1981, 9780140057515Show More
Crime in Wartime: A Social History of Crime in World War II by Edward Smithies.
Allen and Unwin, 219 pp., £12.50, January 1982, 0 04 364020 6Show More
“... African Government is complete and damning. The following questions are asked on the jacket of Dr Edward Smithies’s book. What did criminals do during the war? How did they meet the challenges of conscription, the black-out, rationing, austerity? How did the Police cope? Understaffed but overburdened with work? What happened to juvenile ...”