The Happy Dust Gang: How Sex, Scandal and Deceit Founded a Drugs Empire

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This is the story of cocaine’s social trajectory through the Glasgow of the early 1980s, where it was known as Happy Dust.” The trail led from Colombia to Glasgow streets and from there to clubs, yuppies, cocktail parties, and sports stars. And behind it all was a man they called the Parachutist.

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David Leslie has worked for the News of the World since 1970. Since then, he has covered scores of major stories, including the tragedies of Zeebrugge, Piper Alpha, Lockerbie and Dunblane. He has been based in Glasgow since 1994, concentrating on crime and major investigations. He is also the author of the bestselling Crimelord: The Licensee, about the elusive multimillionaire gangster Tam McGraw.

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