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Cold war : how organized crime works in Canada and why it's just about to get more violent

Author: Jerry Langton
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Journalist Jerry Langton presents a history of organized crime in Canada and shows how Canada's crime families, bikers, and youth gangs are waging a war for supremacy.
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Named Person: Vito Rizzuto
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Langton
ISBN: 9781443432559 1443432555
OCLC Number: 903633129
Description: 360 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Gangs invade the Rock --
How we make crime organizations in Canada --
The Mafia invasion --
Two tribes emerge --
Homegrown organized crime --
With the Mafia reeling, the bikers take advantage --
The Hells Angels re-emerge, stronger than before --
How Montreal became a battleground --
The war expands outside Montreal --
Enter a new player --
The fight for Winnipeg --
An opposition rises --
Life after the Shedden massacre --
Law enforcement takes over as the Hells Angels' primary opposition --
Guess who's back --
Why easy money meant lots of crime in the lower mainland --
A different kind of war in Montreal --
War spreads to Ontario --
The Charbonneau Commission shocks, Vito returns --
The vicious cycle --
What's next?
Responsibility: Jerry Langton.

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Journalist Jerry Langton presents a history of organized crime in Canada and shows how Canada's crime families, bikers, and youth gangs are waging a war for supremacy.

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