Entertainment Crime/Mob Books. Anybody read?

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  1. JFK

    JFK Ask not what your country can do for you.

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    I'm truckin' through The Westies by TJ English. Story about the Irish gangs in the 70's in New York's West Side. Brutal bunch! Ties in with a lot of cameo's of the Italian Mob era (Casstelano, DeMeo, Joe Coffey the cop). Anybody else read this shit?

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  2. Rupert Pupkin

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    I read The Westies book 20+ years ago. I had a bunch of TC books but after going through them a few times, I tossed most in the trash.
     
  3. JFK

    JFK Ask not what your country can do for you.

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    Yea, they ain't library material. The old bastards at the American Legion like 'em.
     
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    Perhaps you should have read more mob books about these guys Jack:
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    Great book, huge fan of true crime.

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    read 'em. :beer:
     
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    I'm a koontz man myself
     
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    There was one NY Mafia book that featured a relative of a High School classmate of mine.

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    My favorite:

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    Was it Thomas Agro?
     
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    No comment.

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    takes me back to my youth...

    the Italians ran my neighborhood....good times.
     
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    My Mom's family is from Hell's Kitchen. They knew Featherstone and Coonan. Back in the day most of the Irish knew each other all over the city somehow. In the 70's most of my family were cops and were ashamed of those turds. I also knew someone doing life in Dannemora for killing a relative of that crew. Fucking looney tunes there.
     
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    Joey Dee Baby the good years
     
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    big paulie fell for a peasant :lmao:
     
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    And he got the gooseneck!
     
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    pipe cleaner dick. :lmao:
     
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