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I did almost feel sorry for him by the end of the book, because of his treatment in the Dutch prison system which did surprise me, as I always strongly feel criminals get what they desereve! This is quite an interesting one. There seems to have been underhanded dealings between the international police squads that warren from the desperate need to capture him that has cast a shadow over the whole case.
Cocky: The Rise & Fall of Curtis Warren, Britain’s Biggest Drug Baron by Tony Barnes
Ray Winstone The Biography. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. Kiani Delahoia rated it really liked it May 19, He forged direct links with the the cocaine cartels of Columbia, the heroine godfathers curtks Turkey, the cannabis cultivators of Marocco and the Ectasy manufacturers of Holland and Eastern Europe.
As far as the Hte Watchman himself goes, I found him to be an interesting figure who is clearly very clever and charismatic. Account Options Sign in. August 22, ISBN: Emily rated it really liked it Oct 12, Anthony rated it did not like it Apr 13, My library Help Advanced Book Search. This acclaimed riss best-selling biography uncovers his meteoric rise from street mugger to the richest and most successful British criminal who has ver been caught.
I must admit that I struggled tall finish it. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Anthony Russo rated it it was ok Oct 13, His underlings called cocoy the “Cocky Watchman”.
Published June 1st by Milo Books first published February 25th Danny rated it it was amazing Jul 24, Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. As far as the reliability of the information contained in the book is concerned, it cannot be faulted. Books by Tony Barnes. I would be very interested to read his story in his own words Curtis’ that isshould he ever write it.
He forged direct links with the cocaine cartels of Colombia, the heroin godfathers of Turkey, fa,l cannabis growers of Morocco and the ecstasy labs of Holland and Eastern Europe. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Iain rated it liked it Jun 27, Sep hhe, Shahrun rated it liked it. Stephen Boyle rated it really liked it Mar 19, It is clear that as a youth he had a strong desire to become successful and rise above the poverty and desperation that surrounded him in Toxteth, it just a shame that he did not use his ability and brains for something more productive. Curtis Warren is an underworld legend, the Liverpool scally who took the methods of the street corner and elevated them to an art form.
Despite his criminality, Warren remains an enigmatic figure who’s life story and career would make a fascinating read.
Cocky: The Rise & Fall of Curtis Warren, Britain’s Biggest Drug Baron
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Phil Cahill rlse it liked it Apr 22, As an historical background to the issues and reasons behind the troubles in Toxteth it is much more interesting, but that is just a small part of the book. Preview — Cocky by Tony Barnes. The History of the Mob. He forged direct links with the the cocaine cartels of Columbia, the heroine godfathers of Turkey, the cannabis cultivators of Marocco and the Ectasy manufacturers of Holland and Eastern Europe.
Shame he is clueless when it comes to facts. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks!
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It is such as shame that he refuses to write his own story, hearing it from his own mouth would be interesting. Frightening to read what goes on in this world sometimes. As far as the Being from Liverpool I was particularly interested to read this book. The Hard Way Out. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Curtis Warren is an underworld legend, the Liverpool scally who took the methods of the street corner and elevated them to an art form.
None Shall Divide Us. An interesting factual account, te as mentioned by other readers only the viewpoint of the authorities with the expected degree of bias and myopic narrative.
Its a true wareen, “dont believe everything you read” the fise is full of crap but give the author his due, he has a vivid imagination. Jan 25, Lee Garner rated it liked it. This acclaimed and best-selling biography uncovers his meteoric rise from street mugger to the richest and most successful British criminal who has ver been caught.
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