Warlords of Crime: Chinese Secret Societies--the New Mafia

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Penguin Books, Jan 1, 1990 - History - 289 pages
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With the illegal drug crisis reaching epidemic proportions, here is an illuminating and disturbing account of a relentless new criminal organization which has muscled aside the Mafia and dominates the multibillion dollar world heroin trade.

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Contents

Enter the Dragon
1
China White
12
The Triads
27
Copyright

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Gerald Posner received a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of California at Berkeley in 1975 and a law degree from Hastings Law School in 1978. He was one of the youngest attorneys ever hired by the Wall Street law firm of Cravath, Swaine and Moore. He co-founded the New York law firm Posner and Ferrara. He is the author of more than ten books including Killing the Dream: James Earl Ray and the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., Case Closed: Lee Harvey Oswald and the Assassination of JFK, and God's Bankers: A History of Money and Power at the Vatican.

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