Underbelly 6

Underbelly 6

John Silvester

John Silvester

You've seen the TV series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's Underbelly.Available in ebook for the first time.With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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Underbelly

Underbelly

John Silvester

John Silvester

The book behind the hard-hitting TV drama.Art imitates life. Crooks take life.The actor cocks his finger for the camera. Real crooks cock real guns.The actor is playing 'Teflon John' Ibrahim. A real crook shot Ibrahim's brother five times...Art imitates life - and death - in a city on the make where the cops are on the take. Where cash is king and the fix is in - from boxing ring to betting ring, police headquarters to Parliament House.This was Australia's underbelly... and it didn't get any tougher than on the strip they call the Golden Mile.
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Underbelly 2

Underbelly 2

John Silvester

John Silvester

He got the job. Then he got the bullet.Available in ebook for the first time.You've seen the television series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's underbelly. With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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The Gangland War

The Gangland War

John Silvester

John Silvester

The book behind the hard-hitting TV drama. This is Australia's underbelly...bullet holes and all.First he got lucky. Then he got life. They called Carl Williams 'The Truth' but the truth was he was just a fat kid with a pill press and a taste for fast food, fast women and fast bucks. He got lucky the day Jason Moran shot him in the belly instead of the head. Carl didn't return the favour: one by one, Moran and his brother and father and their mates were shot dead during an underworld war that was really an extermination program.But Carl's luck ran out when the Purana Taskforce came calling. He was sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum of 35 years. And that's the truth.
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Underbelly 4

Underbelly 4

John Silvester

John Silvester

He took the contract. It was to die for.Available in ebook for the first time.You've seen the television series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's underbelly. With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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Underbelly 5

Underbelly 5

John Silvester

John Silvester

She had the will. He had the way.Available in ebook for the first time.You've seen the television series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's underbelly. With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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Underbelly 11

Underbelly 11

John Silvester

John Silvester

You've seen the TV series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's Underbelly.Available in ebook for the first time.With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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Underbelly 3

Underbelly 3

John Silvester

John Silvester

They couldn't shoot holes in Fred's story. So they shot holes in Fred instead.Available in ebook for the first time.You've seen the television series and read the stories in the papers. Now return to the books that started documenting Australia's underbelly. With their trademark forensic skills, respected journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule bring to life stories of gang wars and crooked cops, of crimes in high places and suffering in low, of murder, courtroom drama and political machinations, of drug lords and hitmen in crash-through-or-crash grabs for power and territory.
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A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

John Silvester

John Silvester

The stories that inspired the screentime series for the Nine network. Made in Melbourne. Slayed in Sydney. This was Australia's underbelly.Chris 'Rentakill' Flannery was a Melbourne gunman who sold his services to Sin City's highest bidder. He went on the missing list because he didn't realise the future belonged to those who controlled pills and powders, not pistols. A world of corrupt cops, bent politicians and beautiful women who fell for rich gangsters. And a few detectives trying to stop the tidal wave.
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