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              Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

              Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland (Paperback)

              By Radden Keefe, Patrick

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              `A must read' Gillian Flynn `Breathtaking in its scope and ambition... Keefe has produced a searing examination of the nature of truth in war and the toll taken by violence and deceit... Will take its place alongside the best of the books about the Troubles' Sunday Times

              ISBN 9780008159269
              Released AU 2 Sep 2019
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland
               

              Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland (Hardback)

              By Radden Keefe, Patrick

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              A taut tale of murder, radicalised politics, institutionalised violence and the deep scars left by such turmoil - this shocking investigation vividly encapsulates 'the Troubles' of the 1970s.

              ISBN 9780008159252
              Released AU 19 Nov 2018
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Say Nothing: A True Story Of Murder and Memory In Northern Ireland
                

              Say Nothing: A True Story Of Murder and Memory In Northern Ireland (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

              By Radden Keefe, Patrick

              WINNER OF THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2019 SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTION 2019 TIME's #1 Best Nonfiction Book of 2019 A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'A must read' Gillian Flynn

              ISBN 9780008159276
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              Language en
              Released AU 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream
               

              The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Radden Keefe, Patrick

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              A mesmerizing narrative about the rise and fall of an unlikely international crime boss In the 1980s, a wave of Chinese from Fujian province began arriving in America. Like other immigrant groups before them, they showed up with little money but with an intense work ethic and an ...unshakeable belief in the promise of the United States. Many of them lived in a world outside the law, working in a shadow economy overseen by the ruthless gangs that ruled the narrow streets of New York's Chinatown. The figure who came to dominate this Chinese underworld was a middle-aged grandmother known as Sister Ping. Her path to the American dream began with an unusual business run out of a tiny noodle store on Hester Street. From her perch above the shop, Sister Ping ran a full-service underground bank for illegal Chinese immigrants. But her real business-a business that earned an estimated $40 million-was smuggling people. As a snakehead, she built a complex--and often vicious--global conglomerate, relying heavily on familial ties, and employing one of Chinatown's most violent gangs to protect her power and profits. Like an underworld CEO, Sister Ping created an intricate smuggling network that stretched from Fujian Province to Hong Kong to Burma to Thailand to Kenya to Guatemala to Mexico. Her ingenuity and drive were awe-inspiring both to the Chinatown community--where she was revered as a homegrown Don Corleone--and to the law enforcement officials who could never quite catch her. Indeed, Sister Ping's empire only came to light in 1993 when the Golden Venture, a ship loaded with 300 undocumented immigrants, ran aground off a Queens beach. It took New York's fabled Jade Squad and the FBI nearly ten years to untangle the criminal network and home in on its unusual mastermind. THE SNAKEHEAD is a panoramic tale of international intrigue and a dramatic portrait of the underground economy in which America's twelve million illegal immigrants live. Based on hundreds of interviews, Patrick
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              ISBN 9780307279279
              Released AU 27 Jul 2010
              Publisher University Press plc
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