The Resource American gangsters : a true crime collection, T. J. English, (electronic resource)

American gangsters : a true crime collection, T. J. English, (electronic resource)

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American gangsters : a true crime collection
Title
American gangsters
Title remainder
a true crime collection
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T. J. English
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eng
Summary
Enter a world where money, muscle, and murder reign with three true crime books from the New York Times bestselling author and Edgar Award finalist. Whitey's Payback : In this collection of sixteen stories culled from his journalism career, author T. J. English reveals the violent world of crime with in-depth pieces on everything from old-school mobsters to corrupt federal agents including the most feared gangster in Boston history (and secret FBI informant), James Whitey Bulger, who vanished for sixteen years before finally being brought to justice. Hard-hitting reporting. Anthony Bruno, author of The Iceman The Westies : They were the gang even the Mafia thought twice about fighting a gang of young, wild Irishmen led by cold-blooded Jimmy Coonan and his loyal gunman Mickey Featherstone who ruled Hell's Kitchen with a bloody fist. Their savagery gave them power, but their quick rise would eventually lead to betrayal and their ultimate downfall in this tale of vengeance, ambition, and the last of the Irish Mob in New York. A harrowing account of big city crime. Library Journal Born to Kill : This Edgar Award finalist chronicles the rise and fall of the infamous Born to Kill gang, a group of young Vietnamese men raised in the wasteland left by American bombs and napalm who came to New York's Chinatown to make a new life, but instead brought death in their wake. Told from the perspective of one gang member who wanted more than a life of bloodshed and testified against his brethren, Born to Kill is a shocking account of the American Dream gone nightmarishly wrong. Hard-hitting ..
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American gangsters : a true crime collection, T. J. English, (electronic resource)
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American gangsters : a true crime collection, T. J. English, (electronic resource)
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