Killing Juanita: A True Story of Murder and Corruption

Killing Juanita A True Story of Murder and Corruption On July Juanita Nelson a wealthy heiress Sydney newspaper publisher and anti development campaigner left an appointment at a Kings Cross nightclub and simply disappeared For a quarter of a

  • Title: Killing Juanita: A True Story of Murder and Corruption
  • Author: Peter Rees
  • ISBN: 9781865086842
  • Page: 428
  • Format: Paperback
  • On 14 July 1975, Juanita Nelson, a wealthy heiress, Sydney newspaper publisher and anti development campaigner left an appointment at a Kings Cross nightclub and simply disappeared For a quarter of a century, the Juanita Nielson case has remained one of Australia s great unsolved mysteries.

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    Peter Rees

    Peter Rees was a journalist for than forty years, working as federal political correspondent for the Melbourne Sun, the West Australian and the Sunday Telegraph He is the author of The Boy from Boree Creek The Tim Fischer Story 2001 , Tim Fischer s Outback Heroes 2002 , Killing Juanita a true story of murder and corruption 2004 , and The Other Anzacs The Extraordinary story of our World War I Nurses 2008 and 2009 and Desert Boy Australians at War from Beersheba to Tobruk to El Alamein 2011 and 2012 He is currently working on a biography of Charles Bean to be published in 2015.

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    • Fascinating but flawed book.The first half of the book tells the story leading up to Juanita Nielsen's murder, and it is a fascinating one no matter who tells it: the battle for Victoria Street was a violent and memorable moment in the history of neighbourhood activism in Australia, as well as a flashpoint in trade union history with green bans, and with its relation to police corruption in New South Wales. These stories need to be told, they aren't nearly often enough, and in that sense it was [...]

    • I’m really going to have to read something super happy and upbeat after reading this – this book affected me in so many ways, I got scared, I got emotional, I got angry.If you live in Sydney and don’t know the sad story of Juanita Nielsen, you should really look it up. Juanita was a young heiress who used her newspaper to stop the development of Victoria Street in Potts Point/ Kings Cross, she ruffled some feathers and ultimately paid the price with her life, it’s still classed as a miss [...]

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