The Bullet Or The Bribe

The Bullet Or The Bribe

by Ronald Chepesiuk

Hardcover

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275977122
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/01/2003
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile: 1480L (what's this?)

About the Author

RON CHEPESIUK is the author of 18 books including Hard Target: The U.S.'s War with International Drug Trafficking, 1982-1997 and War on Drugs: An International Encyclopedia. He has also published more than 2,000 newspaper and magazine articles that have appeared in such publications as USA Today, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times Syndicate, Modern Maturity, and others. He is a Fulbright Scholar and teaches writing in the Journalism Program for the Extension Division of the University of California, Los Angeles.

Table of Contents

Dedication

Quotation

Acknowledgments

Abbreviations

Prologue: The Labs That Made It Snow

The Rise

Getting Started

New York, New York

Chepe Does His Thing

Growing the Criminal Enterprise

Heating Up

Dirty Laundry

Going Multinational

The War of the Cartels

Exit the King

The Fall

Breakthrough

Submission to Justice

The Narco Cassettes

A Man of Peace

Exit the Señor

Take Down

The Epilogue

What Goes Around

A Chronology of the Cali Cartel

Bibliography

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