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Enter an international the place cash, muscle, and homicide reign with 3 actual crime books from the New York Times–bestselling writer and Edgar Award finalist.
Whitey’s Payback: during this number of 16 tales culled from his journalism profession, writer T. J. English finds the violent international of crime with in-depth items on every thing from old-school mobsters to deprave federal agents—including the main feared gangster in Boston heritage (and mystery FBI informant), James “Whitey” Bulger, who vanished for 16 years sooner than ultimately being dropped at justice.
“Hard-hitting reporting.” —Anthony Bruno, writer of The Iceman
The Westies: They have been the crowd even the Mafia concept two times approximately fighting—a gang of younger, wild Irishmen led through cold-blooded Jimmy Coonan and his unswerving gunman Mickey Featherstone who governed Hell’s Kitchen with a bloody fist. Their savagery gave them energy, yet their speedy upward push might finally bring about betrayal and their final downfall during this story of vengeance, ambition, and the final of the Irish Mob in New York.
“A harrowing account of massive urban crime.” —Library Journal
Born to Kill: This Edgar Award finalist chronicles the increase and fall of the notorious Born to Kill gang, a bunch of younger Vietnamese males raised within the wilderness left through American bombs and napalm who got here to New York’s Chinatown to make a brand new existence, yet as a substitute introduced dying of their wake. instructed from the viewpoint of 1 gang member who sought after greater than a lifetime of bloodshed and testified opposed to his brethren, Born to Kill is a stunning account of the yank Dream long past nightmarishly wrong.
“Hard-hitting . . .torrid and fascinating.” —The Austin Chronicle

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