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The Resource Legacy : gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics, Michael Gillard

Legacy : gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics, Michael Gillard

Label
Legacy : gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics
Title
Legacy
Title remainder
gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Michael Gillard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When billions poured into the neglected east London borough hosting the 2012 Olympics, a turf war broke out between crime families for control of a now valuable strip of land. Using violence, guile and corruption, one gangster, the Long Fella, emerged as a true untouchable. A team of local detectives made it their business to take him on until Scotland Yard threw them under the bus and the business of putting on 'the greatest show on earth' won the day. Award-winning journalist Michael Gillard took up where they left off to expose the tangled web of chief executives, big banks, politicians and dirty money where innocent lives are destroyed and the guilty flourish
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillard, Michael
Dewey number
  • 796.4'8'09421
  • 796.4'8'09421
  • 796.4'8'09421
  • 796.4809421
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Violence
  • Gangs
  • Sport
Label
Legacy : gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics, Michael Gillard
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781448217410
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781448217410
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)
Label
Legacy : gangsters, corruption and the London Olympics, Michael Gillard
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781448217410
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781448217410
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)

Library Locations

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      51.4771154 -0.2025884
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