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To Kill the Irishman
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Rick Porrello
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Rick Porrello

The story of Irish-American racketeer Danny Greene and his war with the Mafia. Basis for the film Kill the Irishman starring Ray Stevenson, Vincent D'Onofrio, with Val Kilmer and Christopher Walken.
Kill the Irishman
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Rick Porrello
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Be sure to see Kill the Irishman—the major motion picture based on Rick Porrello’s true-crime masterpiece! A modern warrior known as Greene Was very quick and smart, and mean. He scrambled hard and fought like hell, And led a charmed existence. They shot him down and blew him up With
The Ultimate Book of Gangster Movies
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: George Anastasia, Glen Macnow
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The gangster movie is one of the most popular genres in film. From the Italian, Irish, and Russian "families" in America to similarly sinister groups in Europe, Japan, and beyond, the cinema has never shied away from portraying the evil exploits of these brutal outfits. In this highly entertaining and
Plotting to Kill the President
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Mel Ayton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

"A history of plotters, would-be assassins, and individuals who have threatened the lives of American presidents from Washington to Hoover and the story of the guards, agents, and officers who protected them"--
Outbreak of the Irish Rebellion of 1641
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: M. Perceval-Maxwell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Historians agree that the 1641 Irish rebellion had profound significance outside of Ireland, but Perceval-Maxwell shows in detail how it did so. He considers negotiations between the Irish and English parliaments, how events in Ireland influenced public opinion in both England and Scotland, the delay in sending the Irish army