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Crooks of the underworld

Charles George Gordon

Crooks of the underworld

by Charles George Gordon

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Published by G. Bles in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime and criminals -- Great Britain -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles George Gordon ; with an introduction by George Dilnot.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6945 G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p.
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18996922M

    It's not easy being queen bee of an underworld abuzz with crooks and killers. Wielding my potent Ice and Stone elemental magic will get me only so far - my real secret is my tight-knit makeshift family, a motley crew of cops and criminals, dwarves, and playboys.   LEIGH SALES, PRESENTER: Sydney's reputation as a city of crooks and con men is nothing new, according to a book about Sydney's underworld in the s which was launched this week.

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