The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century
Eleventh printing. Signed by the author on the title page: "Howie Carr." A three-by-four-inch refrigerator magnet laid in, of Whitey's mugshot circa March 16, 1953. Bound in black paper-covered boards with a black cloth, silver-lettered spine. Book is square, and unmarked; corners sharp, spine ends unbumped. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price $25.95); Brodart protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 002530
About this title:
For years their familiar story was of two siblings who took different paths out of South Boston: William "Billy" Bulger, former president of the Massachusetts State Senate; and his brother James "Whitey" Bulger, a vicious criminal who became the FBI's second most-wanted man after Osama Bin Laden. While Billy cavorted with the state's blue bloods to become a powerful political force, Whitey blazed a murderous trail to the top rung of organized crime. Now, in this compelling narrative, Carr uncovers a sinister world of FBI turncoats, alliances between various branches of organized crime, St. Patrick's Day shenanigans, political infighting, and the complex relationship between two brothers who were at one time kings.
As the film Black Mass, starring Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger, hits theaters, take a deeper dive into the story of the Bulgers, and their fifty-year reign over Boston with Howie Carr's THE BROTHERS BULGER.
Product Description: In this riveting "New York Times" bestseller, award-winning columnist Howie Carr reveals for the first time the true lives and dark deeds of two of Boston's most infamous sons in one of the most compelling real-life family sagas of modern times. Available in a special oversized format.
Title: The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and...
Publisher: Warner Books, New York
Publication Date: 2006
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Signed: Signed by Author
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