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Black mass

the true story of an unholy alliance between the FBI, and the Irish mob

by Dick Lehr

  • 8 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Perennial in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organized crime,
  • Irish Americans,
  • Corrupt practices,
  • United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation,
  • United States,
  • Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTrue story of an unholy alliance between the FBI and the Irish mob
    StatementDick Lehr and Gerard O"Neill
    ContributionsO"Neill, Gerard
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 389 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24870264M
    ISBN 100060959258
    OCLC/WorldCa47109418


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