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Villains : it takes one to know one

Author: Paul Ferris; Reg McKay
Publisher: Edinburgh : Black & White, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul Ferris was one of Britain's most feared gangsters for twenty-five years. Now, in Villains, Ferris reveals the real inside story of the villains he met and worked with, the common thugs and big-time players that surrounded him and the world of violence and fear he lived in every day of his life. In Glasgow, London and Manchester, Paul Ferris knew and worked with the biggest gangsters in the UK? everyone from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ferris, Paul, 1963-
Villains
(OCoLC)70845061
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Ferris; Reg McKay
ISBN: 9781845025243 1845025245
OCLC Number: 885385123
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; title page; dedication; contents; introduction --
villains?; 1 old school; 2 no school; 3 all that glitters; 4 here today ... ; 5 in the name of the father; 6 the shark pup; 7 hunting alone; 8 shark waters; 9 dan, dan the desperate man; 10 the clown; 11 cousin john; 12 a wee visit; 13 too proud; 14 most wanted; 15 the spectre returns; 16 posted missing; 17 artorro's tours; 18 pokey in the eye; 19 over and out; 20 red and green should never be seen; 21 old pals and dodgy invitations; 22 mad dog daze; 23 twice betrayed; 24 jonah no pals?; 25 bad karma; 26 london calling. 27 wise is as wise does28 jaw, jaw or ... ; 29 priceless love; 30 bloody freedom; 31 child's-eye view; 32 one very simple mind; 33 the consigliere and the conmen; 34 spies, lies and wee pies; 35 cursed; 36 a waking nightmare; 37 one-way ticket; 38 villains; where are they now?; copyright.
Responsibility: Paul Ferris & Reg McKay.

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Murder, gunrunning, drug trafficking, kneecappings - Paul Ferris has been accused of many things in his life, some true, some not. What's not in dispute is that he spent twenty-five years as one of  Read more...

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