Black book

book of names of people liable to censure or punishment; small book containing a private list of names and addresses of associates in business, partners in sex, crime, etc.

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Black book — or Black Book may refer to:In history: *The Black Book, the list of people to be arrested by the Gestapo following a planned Nazi invasion of Britain in the Second World War *Black Book (World War II), a compilation of documentary reports about… …   Wikipedia

  • Black book — (bl[a^]k b[oo^]k ). 1. One of several books of a political character, published at different times and for different purposes; so called either from the color of the binding, or from the character of the contents. [1913 Webster] 2. A book… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • black book — noun Date: 1592 a book containing a blacklist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Black Book (gaming) — Black Book is the nickname frequently used to refer to a list of persons who are unwelcome in casinos. The name comes from the fact that the persons listed in the book are essentially blacklisted . The term can refer either to such a list… …   Wikipedia

  • Black Book (film) — Infobox Film name = Black Book caption = Film poster director = Paul Verhoeven producer = Jeroen Beker San Fu Maltha Frans van Gestel Jos van der Linden Teun Hilte writer = Gerard Soeteman Paul Verhoeven starring = Carice van Houten Sebastian… …   Wikipedia

  • Black Book (World War II) — The Black Book: The Ruthless Murder of Jews by German Fascist Invaders Throughout the Temporarily Occupied Regions of the Soviet Union and in the Death Camps of Poland during the War 1941 ndash;1945 alternatively The Black Book of the Holocaust …   Wikipedia

  • Black Book (novel) — Infobox Book name = Black Book title orig = Zwartboek translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Laurens Abbink Spaink illustrator = cover artist = country = Netherlands language = Dutch series = genre = Thriller, Historical novel… …   Wikipedia

  • Black Book (soundtrack) — Infobox Album Name = Black Book Type = soundtrack Longtype = Artist = Anne Dudley and Carice van Houten Cover size = Caption = Album cover of Black Book Released = October 2, 2006 Recorded = Angel Studios, London Genre = Length = 55:36 Language …   Wikipedia

  • Black Book of Carmarthen — The Black Book of Carmarthen (Welsh: Llyfr Du Caerfyrddin) is thought to be the earliest surviving manuscript written entirely or substantially in Welsh. [Daniel Huws of the National Library of Wales ( Llyfrau Cymraeg 1250 1400 , Aberystwyth… …   Wikipedia

  • Black book of the admiralty — The Black Book of the Admiralty is an English compilation of admiralty law created over the course of several English monarchs reigns. It was started most likely during the reign of Edward III (14th century).The book is hand written and its… …   Wikipedia

  • The Black Book of Communism — The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression is a book which describes a history of repressions, both political and civilian, by Communist states, including extrajudicial executions, deportations, and artificial famines. The book was… …   Wikipedia


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