Codename: Octopus: A True Biography

Codename: Octopus: A True Biography

by Thomas W. Phelan
     
 

The author, a private detective, found himself caught in the tentacles of the Octopus, Mr. Howard E. Saft, a wheeler-dealer of national and international affairs. Mr. Phelan was retained by Mr. Saft as Jimmy Hoffa's bodyguard during secret meetings in St. Louis, MO and Washington, D.C. with Wilbur Mills, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, and Mills's

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Overview

The author, a private detective, found himself caught in the tentacles of the Octopus, Mr. Howard E. Saft, a wheeler-dealer of national and international affairs. Mr. Phelan was retained by Mr. Saft as Jimmy Hoffa's bodyguard during secret meetings in St. Louis, MO and Washington, D.C. with Wilbur Mills, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, and Mills's associates who were planning to get rid of President Nixon and International Teamster President, Fitzsimmons. From a courier of million dollar political campaign contributions to a man with a contract out for him and running for his life because he knows too much, Tom Phelan has seen it all and now tells it all. -- All information contained in this biography is taken from daily memos, audiotapes and documents from confidential sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781889122496
Publisher:
Ariel Starr Productions
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
4.27(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.56(d)

Meet the Author

Thomas Phalen has been a bodyguard, a private investigator, served in the military, and a New York City Police Officer.

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