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The Resource American desperado : my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset, Jon Roberts and Evan Wright

American desperado : my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset, Jon Roberts and Evan Wright

Label
American desperado : my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset
Title
American desperado
Title remainder
my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset
Statement of responsibility
Jon Roberts and Evan Wright
Title variation
  • My life as a cocaine cowboy
  • Emperor of powder: how I ran a cocaine empire, made and lost billions and lived to tell the tale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mafia insider and former head smuggler for the Medellin cartel describes his violent relationships with criminal powers, his alliance with the U.S. government, and his role in reshaping the nation's war on drugs
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10116664
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Roberts, Jon
Dewey number
  • 363.45092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5805.R637
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wright, Evan
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True
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  • Roberts, Jon
  • Drug dealers
  • Cocaine industry
  • Drug traffic
Target audience
adult
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my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset
Label
American desperado : my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset, Jon Roberts and Evan Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011010503
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
547 p.,
Isbn
9780307450425
Lccn
2011010503
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
American desperado : my life--from mafia soldier to cocaine cowboy to secret government asset, Jon Roberts and Evan Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011010503
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
547 p.,
Isbn
9780307450425
Lccn
2011010503
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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