Hitman

Hitman

The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano : Whitey Bulger's Enforcer and the Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld

Book - 2011
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After graduating from high school, John Martorano turned down seven football scholarships and instead stayed in Boston. Hanging out in the notorious Combat Zone, he fell under the guidance of Stephen Flemmi-high ranking Winter Hill mobster and close associate of James Whitey Bulger-and by the age of twenty-five, Martorano was a professional killer. He became one of the Winter Hill Gang's most prolific-and feared-enforcers. This is the gripping true-life story of Martorano's years killing for the Winter Hill Gang, told in Carr's arresting inimitable style.
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780765326393
0765326396
Branch Call Number: 364.1523092 CAR NVD
Characteristics: 464 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

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May 08, 2013

The irony that the hitman who murdered my father possesses more integrity than the FBI and the United States government will trouble me until my death.

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SEBoiko
May 08, 2013

Looking the other way for Whitey and Stevie was turning into a cottage industry for bent cops in Boston.

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SEBoiko
May 08, 2013

We weren't in America, Weeks replied. We were in Boston.

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May 08, 2013

What ever his reasons, or ulterior motives, Bobby Kennedy was determined to destroy the Mafia.

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Aug 04, 2011

It reads like a crime novel but it's all true..the lawless times following World War II through to trails in the 21st. century in Boston and area. Fascinating reading..mind-boggling amounts of money..great 'mug' shots.

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