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Black Mass: The Irish Mob, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal

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Book News Annotation:

John Connolly and James "Whitey" Bulger grew up together on the tough streets of South Boston. Decades later, they met again when Connolly was a major figure in the FBI's Boston office and Bulger was godfather of the Irish Mob. This is the true story of what happened between them as a dark deal spiraled out of control, leading to drug dealing, racketeering, and murder. Includes b&w photos. The authors write for the Boston Globe. O'Neill has won the Pulitzer Prize, and both authors have won the Hancock and Loeb awards. They have covered the Bulger-Connolly story for over a decade.
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Synopsis:

This gripping, epic true story of violence, double-cross, and brutal murders involving Irish mobsters and corrupt FBI agents in South Boston is told in compelling narrative style by the "Boston Globe" reporters who covered the case from the beginning. of photos.

Synopsis:

Told in narrative style by the Boston Globe reporters who covered the case from the beginning, this is a true epic crime story that is also a book about Boston and Irish America; about the pull of place; and about the ties between people - ties that bind, and ties that blind.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781891620409
Subtitle:
The Irish Mob, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal
Author:
Lehr, Dick
Author:
O'Neill, Gerard
Publisher:
Public Affairs Press (DC)
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Murder
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Organized crime
Subject:
Irish americans
Subject:
South Boston
Subject:
Murder - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
92-4068
Publication Date:
August 2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
381
Dimensions:
9.42x6.56x1.26 in. 1.57 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This gripping, epic true story of violence, double-cross, and brutal murders involving Irish mobsters and corrupt FBI agents in South Boston is told in compelling narrative style by the "Boston Globe" reporters who covered the case from the beginning. of photos.
"Synopsis" by , Told in narrative style by the Boston Globe reporters who covered the case from the beginning, this is a true epic crime story that is also a book about Boston and Irish America; about the pull of place; and about the ties between people - ties that bind, and ties that blind.
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