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Heightened Chaos

Roxanne Lyons

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ISBN 10: 144155484X / ISBN 13: 9781441554840
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Paperback. 310 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.7in. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781441554840

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Title: Heightened Chaos

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Paperback

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Heightened Chaos will change the way you look at the streets forever The year was 1979 as the oldest girl of eleven kids that Tomasina bared gave birth to a baby boy Johan Garcia at Belleview Hospital New York City And like all kids that are born he possessed a pure heart mind body and soul By the time Johan turned four the innocence he was blessed with at birth slowly started to fade One morning as he woke up in one of the most notorious neighborhoods of New York City Washington Heights Uptown Manhattan home of the brave Dominican land without his intentions Johan found himself a member of one of the most powerful secret societies to ever exist in America s history His low key gangster Uncle Jose Eduardo Liriano got together with a childhood friend Santiago Rodriguez A K A Yayo whom later on would be recognized worldwide as one of the smartest gangsters to walk the streets of New York Robert Jackall a Williams College sociologist who has researched the crack trade once said One has to recognize Yayo s particular and peculiar genius even if one doesn t honor it So like two kids in a science lab Mr Liriano and Mr Rodriguez were mixing chemicals together and a very destructive drug was born Crack The drug leeched out from New York to Miami and Los Angeles into the American interior The crack epidemic led Congress to adopt mandatory minimum laws which hit inner city crack users with penalties as severe as those levied on Wall Street possessing a hundred times more powder cocaine Over the next decade hundreds of thousands of Americans would be locked up for drug offenses So many people were smoking crack throughout America and the violence that it brought to the streets was so severe that President Reagan was forced to declare war on the epidemic When the crack epidemic exploded Washington Heights had seemed as if a nuclear bomb had detonated in it Everyone felt the effects Dr Randall D Marshall at Columbia Presbyte

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Roxanne Lyons is a first time author who resides in the picturesque Highlands of New Jersey. She is currently working on her second novel and is looking forward to continuing her work in the literary field.

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