By Neil Root

ISBN-10: 1780575815

ISBN-13: 9781780575810

The final time that anybody heard from 35-year-old Claudia Lawrence, a chef on the collage of York, used to be whilst she despatched a textual content message to a chum on 18 March 2009 at 8.23 p.m. She hasn't ever been heard from or obvious back, and her disappearance is a secret that endures to this day. What occurred to Claudia that early spring evening—or used to be it early the subsequent morning on her method to paintings? There have been not anything irregular approximately her habit prior to she vanished, and there have been no symptoms of a fight at her domestic. A Crimewatch reconstruction has been broadcast, and the police research into the case has rate greater than £750,000. Dozens of interviews have thrown up a variety of leads, yet there aren't any concrete clues. With vast entry to her friends and family, in long gone, Neil Root assesses the proof and theories and asks: the place is Claudia?

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3 David Hicks: Terrorist or Tourist? Born into what is generally described as an average family in Adelaide in August 1975, there was little in David Hicks’ early years to suggest he would become one of Australia’s most infamous people. But along the way, Hicks’ thirst for the sort of adventures you don’t normally find in tourist brochures found him locked up in solitary confinement by the US in the notorious Guantanamo Bay in Cuba – the world’s most secure prison – accused of being an al Qaeda terrorist.

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