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Carmine and Ralph Polizzano Genovese Narcotics Dealers by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 1957 Carmine Palizzano was a soft-spoken family man who had lived at the same address in Woodside, Queens for a decade. Shortly before he answered a summons for a traffic violation Carmine was arrested in a roundup of drug dealers. His brother Ralph served prison time for interstate drug trafficking earlier. Both Palizzano brothers were involved in the manufacture and distribution of narcotics.
Natale Evola Bonanno Family Boss by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The son of Italian immigrants Natale Evola came to America from Italy in 1913. During his long criminal career he was closely aligned, at various times, with Vito Genovese, Carlo Gambino and Joseph Bonanno. There is a famous syndicated photo of Natale covering his face with his hands while appearing in court to face narcotics charges. He was based in Brooklyn and was the son of a dock worker.
Drug Trafficking and Police Corruption: A Comparison of Colombia and Mexico - Pablo Escobar, Los Pepes, Medellin, Drug Cartels, Colombia's Success and Mexico's Failure at Reforming the Police by Progressive Management
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Police officers working in countries plagued by drug trafficking are often offered a choice between "plata o plomo" ("silver or lead"). Given this option, it is not surprising that levels of police corruption are high in these nation-states.
The U.S. Homeland Security Role in the Mexican War Against Drug Cartels - Narcoterrorism, Merida Initiative, Violence and Murders, Methamphetamine by Progressive Management
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook reproduces an important hearing on the Mexican war against drug cartels.
They Called Me Queen B by Stacy Butler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Tobacco
Stacy Butlter learned the hard way that you can’t give up if you want to survive. Her only option was to move forward. That is the ultimate message of THEY CALLED ME QUEEN B. The only way out is through, and broken dreams are no excuse for giving up. Sometimes humorous, sometimes brash, always inspirational, Stacy Butler is a courageous voice for survival.
Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010 by Walter McKay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Written by a former police officer turned security consultant, Walter McKay's first-hand account of the bloody drug war that intensified to fever pitch in 2010 chronicles the media coverage throughout the year with a monthly tally of victims caught in the line of fire. 'Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010'.
Blue Murder Chelsea Till I Die by Mark Worrall
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 111,790. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Gate 17. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
money, sex, drugs, rock and roll and chelsea fc, johnny nipper is deeply preoccupied with them all. for thirty years he’s had it all his own way, double crossing and dealing his way through life without a care in the world until the day he gets it all wrong. based on a true story, blue murder stylishly explores the morality of greed, revenge and violence.
Ultimate Prey by Stephen Sanzeri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Cary Stayner was found guilty for the Yosemite Sightseer Murders, but most people closely associated with the investigation believe that Stayner did not act alone. Law enforcement had the right guys from the beginning, so what in the hell happened? Now, for the first time the true story is being told...
Blow, Bazookas & Accordion Solos by Manuel marquez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
read about the origins of the warring cartels, the leaders, gunmen and lifestyles they lead. this book explains in simple and easy to comprehend terms, the status of the major drug trafficking groups, estimates of how much money they make and how much power they truly wield. it also has information and trivia you'll never see or read about anywhere else.
Nove anni dopo... by Fausto Cattaneo
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: Italian. Published: August 3, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Gabriele Capelli Editore mette gratuitamente a disposizione questo testo in formato ebook. “Nove anni dopo” è il capitolo di chiusura del libro “Operazioni sotto copertura. Come ho infiltrato i cartelli della droga”. Si tratta di un capitolo che non esiste nella versione francese perché aggiunto dall'autore al testo italiano pubblicato nel 2010. Si descrive cosa è successo dal 2001 al 2010.
The Cockroach Palace & Stories by Daniel de Souza
You set the price! Words: 122,990. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Dropped by a major publisher for revealing the dubious tactics of the DEA, the book and collection of short stories tell of the 12 years an Englishman spent imprisoned in Turkey for cannabis. Fast moving and full of horrific details, the book has been praised for its humour and compassion
Defining Moments: A Suburban Father's Journey Into His Son's Oxy Addiction by Bradley V. DeHaven
Price: Free! Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The true story, Defining Moments: A Father’s Journey Into His Son’s Addiction, drives readers into an Oxy deal intended to save a young man’s life, walks them through the history of the father who would perpetrate it, climaxes with the disastrous immediate consequences, and ultimately, reveals the healing of an entire family.
Bobby and the Drug Store Robbery by Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Bobby tells the story of robbing a drug store at gunpoint. He gives an insider's view of his desperation for drugs, hijacking a van, a crash after a police chase, faking seizures at the hospital, and ending up in prison for a long time.