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Touch the black : the life and death of Squizzy Taylor

Author: Chris Grierson
Publisher: Melbourne : Hunter Publishers, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Standover man. Armed robber. Sly-grog and drug dealer. Murderer. Touch the Black brings the secret world of Squizzy Taylor to life - from the back streets of Richmond to the Fitzroy Vendetta and the deadly shoot-out with Snowy Cutmore. In razor-sharp prose touch with poetry Chris Grierson recreates 1920s Melbourne and the events that marked the rise and fall of one of Australia's most notorious gangsters.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Squizzy Taylor; Squizzy Taylor
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Grierson
ISBN: 9780980863963 0980863961
OCLC Number: 807600461
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Chris Grierson.

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Standover man. Armed robber. Sly-grog and drug dealer. Murderer. Touch the Black brings the secret world of Squizzy Taylor to life - from the back streets of Richmond to the Fitzroy Vendetta and the deadly shoot-out with Snowy Cutmore. In razor-sharp prose touch with poetry Chris Grierson recreates 1920s Melbourne and the events that marked the rise and fall of one of Australia's most notorious gangsters.

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