Thirty Years in the Trenches Covering Crooks, Characters, and Capers

Thirty Years in the Trenches Covering Crooks, Characters, and Capers

Author: John Drummond

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ISBN: 1886094772

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 260

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These are stories you won't read about in the Chicago guide books or travel brochures. Examine Justice Department transcripts involving mobsters and their victims. Meet some of Chicago's legendary characters. Listen in on high class hookers and escorts telling their secrets. Try to solve some of Chicago's most fascinating mysteries. Read about who gets the gravy and who doesn't in a TV newsroom. John Drummond takes you with him as he gets his story -- stories that are sometimes hilarious, sometimes brutal, sometimes poignant, and always fascinating. Book jacket.
Thirty Years in the Trenches Covering Crooks, Characters, and Capers
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: John Drummond
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

These are stories you won't read about in the Chicago guide books or travel brochures. Examine Justice Department transcripts involving mobsters and their victims. Meet some of Chicago's legendary characters. Listen in on high class hookers and escorts telling their secrets. Try to solve some of Chicago's most fascinating mysteries.
Lockdown Capers: A Couple Chronicles the Lighter Side of a State-mandated Lockdown
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: John R. Pistacchi
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-12 - Publisher: Luminare Press

John and Martha, in their seventies and about to celebrate their fiftieth anniversary, find themselves in a state-mandated COVID-19 lockdown, requiring them to be together 24/7. John chronicles this adventure through the lens of observational humor. As the couple navigates this strange new world of masks, sanitizers, and flour hoarding,
Letters from Lockdown
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elaine Farmer
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-09 - Publisher: ISD LLC

Hilarious, poignant, witty and wise - Letters from Lockdown: Friendship Going Viral takes you not only inside the brilliant and quirky mind of Elaine Farmer, but also on a journey around the world. Farmer draws on her rich and varied experience to offer her reader a smorgasbord of insights into
The Goa Caper
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Niranjan Doshi
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-28 - Publisher: Notion Press

Silvio Kovac, a Croat; Sethu Jeysingham, a Sri Lankan; and Sivan Barz, an Iraqi Kurd – all victims of ethnic wars in their countries and now in Germany under political asylum – make an odd combo. The common draw between them is their past woes and burning desire for revenge.
The Poisonous Pixie's Second Book of Poetry - Lockdown Edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rachel Rhodes-Puckett
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-01 - Publisher: Rachel Rhodes-Puckett

‘The Poisonous Pixie's Second Book of Poetry - Lockdown Edition’ follows hot on the heels of author, Rachel Rhodes-Puckett’s, first poetry collection (published in December 2017) entitled ‘The Pennings Of The Poisonous Pixie’s Book Of Poetry’. Another eclectic, lyrical collection of musings, thoughts, experiences and perceptions by this quirky author