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cult of violence

the untold story of the Krays

by Pearson, John

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Published by Orion in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London,
  • London.
    • Subjects:
    • Kray, Reginald, 1933-,
    • Kray, Ronald, 1933-1995,
    • Gangsters -- England -- London -- Biography,
    • Organized crime -- England -- London

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJohn Pearson.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6248.K73 P43 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 241 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3599734M
      ISBN 100752838733
      LC Control Number2002327612
      OCLC/WorldCa47193548

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      The book was originally published in the UK in hardback on 29 July by Gibson Square Books Ltd. The book had at least one alternative subtitle before The Toxic Cult of Sentimentality was finally chosen, and the US edition had the subtitle How Britain is Ruined by Its : Theodore Dalrymple.   The cult of the gun was disastrous. It distorted reality. It elevated violence as the only real tool for revolution. Vijay Prashad in his book “The Darker Nations” spells out the incalculable damage caused by this cult, including the doomed attempt in by Che Guevara to form a foco in Bolivia, an effort that would cost him his life.

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