reader ↠ Dock Boss 309 pages

mobi º ↠ Neil G. Clark

Dock BossAt propelled him into the position of an organized crime boss the sordid years of underworld control over the bustling waterfront McGrath's involvement in dozens of gangland murders and finally the decline of the dock mobsters following a period of longshoremen rebellion in the 1950s Like walking into the backroom of a smoky West Side tavern the book also features all the other unsavory characters who operated on the waterfront including McGrath's bro Great read The research is meticulous and the details are weaved together into a fascinating stor

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Ther in law John Cockeye Dunn; the gang's hitman of choice Andrew Suint Sheridan; racketeers such as Mickey Bowers Timothy O'Mara Charlie Yanowsky Joe Butler and Albert Ackalitis; as well as a plethora of corrupt union officials robbers enforcers shakedown artists loan sharks boss loaders and bookiesThis is the real life story of the preeminent racketeer on Manhattan's lucrative waterfront and the bloodshed that long haunted the ports of New York City With the true mob genre dominated by La Cosa Nostra the name of Eddie McGrath has often been over

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reader ↠ Dock Boss 309 pages È At a time when the Port of New York was ruled by lawless criminals one hoodlum towered above the rest and secretly controlled the piers for over thirty years Dock Boss The Story of Eddie McGrath and the West Side Waterfront is the fascinating account of one gangster's ascension from altar boy to the leader of New YorkAt a time when the Port of New York was ruled by lawless criminals one hoodlum towered above the rest and secretly controlled the piers for over thirty years Dock Boss The Story of Eddie McGrath and the West Side Waterfront is the fascinating account of one gangster's ascension from altar boy to the leader of New York City's violent Irish MobEddie McGrath's life and crimes are traced through the tail end of Prohibition the gang warfare of the 1930s th A fascinating read that lures you in from page 1 This well researched book weaves the stories of