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by James Morton

  • Author: James Morton
  • ISBN: 0316857858
  • ISBN13: 978-0316857857
  • ePub: 1748 kb | FB2: 1386 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Social Sciences
  • Publisher: Time Warner Books Uk (August 2002)
  • Pages: 448
  • Rating: 4.3/5
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Gangland Today ePub download

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What s happening in organized crime today? Has the FBI managed to squash New York s Five Families, or has the Mafia simply forged a new and even more deadly alliance with Russian criminals? What s happened to the Triads since the Chinese government took back Hong Kong? In "Gangland Today, " James Morton answers all these questions and many more.

James Morton is a solicitor and author who has worked with Frankie Fraser on his previous books, including Mad Frank's Diary, and has published several successful crime titles of his own, including Gangland International and Bent.

James Morton is a solicitor and author who has worked with Frankie Fraser on his previous books, including Mad Frank's Diary, and has published several successful crime titles of his own, including Gangland International and Bent Coppers. Start reading Gangland: The Lawyers on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

There have been career robbers, acting solo, in duos or teams; a solicitor or two, businessmen, and police officers, both serving and out of the force. Victorian police officer who took to crime after his trucking business collapsed.

The Krays and their biographer James Morton (Image: Mirror Books). There were films (starring the Kemp brothers and Tom Hardy playing both roles) and innumerable books including ones by the Krays themselves and assorted wives, associates, hangers-on and fellow criminals. Ronnie died in Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, while Reggie died eight and a half weeks after he was released on compassionate grounds. The brothers became much more famous during their incarceration than they were when they were at large although such was their infamy that when Frances Shea died, her death was reported on the front page of The Times. The definitive book was waiting to be written.

In this book James Morton looks at this phenomenon from the days of the unsolved murders committed by Jack the . James Morton is the author of the hugely successful Gangland series

In this book James Morton looks at this phenomenon from the days of the unsolved murders committed by Jack the Ripper to the 1960s when the Kray Twins held the reins of the Underworld, to the present and how the structure of crimes and criminal gangs has changed. James Morton is the author of the hugely successful Gangland series.

The East End has always held a malign fascination for the general public

The East End has always held a malign fascination for the general public.

East End Gangland – e-kirja kirjailijoilta James Morton. Lue tämä kirja käyttämällä Google Play Kirjat ‑sovellusta tietokoneella tai Android- tai iOS-laitteella. Lataa offline-lukemista varten, korosta, lisää kirjanmerkkeihin tai kirjoita muistiinpanoja lukiessasi kohdetta East End Gangland. In this book James Morton looks at this phenomenon from the days of the unsolved murders committed by Jack the Ripper to the 1960s when the Kray Twins held the reins of the Underworld, to the present and how the structure of crimes and criminal gangs has changed.

Gangland: The Lawyers brings us such lawyers as Frank Ragan, who acted for three mob leaders, and James Sawyer, the barrister and forger involved in the first Great train Robbery. From the amazing story of Gambino crime boss John Gotti (the ‘Teflon Don’) and his attorney Bruce Cutler, to the American judge Joseph Peel, who had his co-judge killed, James Morton presents a worldwide history of these shady individuals and their seedy but compelling stories.

Organized crime is flourishing all over the world today - in Britain it has become apparent that not only are there new "old-fashioned" gangs such as the Adams family, but that there has been another wave of police corruption, this time with the stakes fuelled by drug importation. This book looks at crime here and in other countries - Spain, America, Canada, Africa and Asia - covering areas such as drug crime, art theft, kidnapping, organized prostitution, the internet and money laundering.