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White devil : the true story of the first white Asian crime boss

Author: Bob Halloran
Publisher: Dallas, Texas : BenBella Books, Inc., [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 2013, "Bac Guai" John Willis, aka White Devil, was sentenced for drug trafficking and money laundering ... was "leader of a vast conspiracy." Journalist Bob Halloran tells the tale of the only white man to rise through the ranks in the Chinese mafia. Willis began as an enforcer. ... Abandoned, alone ... his mother dying [at] 16 years old, he was picked up by a man he once rescued from a fight. Soon he [met] ...  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Willis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Halloran
ISBN: 9781940363790 1940363799
OCLC Number: 891619044
Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Bob Halloran.

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"In 2013, "Bac Guai" John Willis, aka White Devil, was sentenced for drug trafficking and money laundering ... was "leader of a vast conspiracy." Journalist Bob Halloran tells the tale of the only white man to rise through the ranks in the Chinese mafia. Willis began as an enforcer. ... Abandoned, alone ... his mother dying [at] 16 years old, he was picked up by a man he once rescued from a fight. Soon he [met] ... Chinese [and other Asian] mobster friends and started working for them.--

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"An eye-opening look at the inner workings of a larger-than-life criminal figure." --Publisher's Weekly "Bob Halloran's White Devil opens with a bang and doesn't let up. Halloran's in-your-face Read more...

 
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