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The Mafia, CIA & George Bush by  Pete Brewton - First edition. First printing [stated] - 1992 - from Ground Zero Books, Ltd. and

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The Mafia, CIA & George Bush

by Brewton, Pete

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Minor edge soiling noted.

New York: S.P.I. Books, 1992. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Minor edge soiling noted.. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. [28], 418 p. Cast of Characters. Illustrations. Index. From WIkipedia: "Pete Brewton teaches journalism and law at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. The author of the bestseller The Mafia, CIA and George Bush, he is an award-winning journalist with 15 years reporting experience at the Houston Chronicle and the Houston Post. He practiced law in Houston for five years. Pete Brewton holds a Bachelor s degree in philosophy from Rice University, a Master s degree in astronomy from New Mexico State University, a Master s degree from the American Graduate School of International Management, and a law degree from the University of Texas. He travels frequently to help with his mother s working cattle ranch in Lampasas County. Brewton has won more than 20 reporting awards, including a Katie Award from the Dallas Press Club, first place in public service from the Texas APME, and the PEN Center USA West Literary Award. He is the author of the book The Mafia, CIA and George Bush, which is based on his investigations of powerful Texas businessmen, politicians, and their connections to the savings and loans scandals of the 1980s. Brewton also explores the relationship that George H. W. Bush had with Ted Shackley-best known for his involvement in CIA "Black Operations", Carl E. Jenkins, Paul Helliwell, Rafael 'Chi Chi' Quintero and Thomas G. Clines."
  • Bookseller: Ground Zero Books, Ltd. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 68283
  • Title: The Mafia, CIA & George Bush
  • Author: Brewton, Pete
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good in very good dust jacket. Minor edge soiling noted.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition. First printing [stated]
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1561712035
  • ISBN 13: 9781561712038
  • Publisher: S.P.I. Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1992
  • Keywords: Ted Shackley, Carl Jenkins, Paul Helliwell, Rafael Quintero, Thomas Clines, CIA, Mike Adkinson, Farhad Azima, Robert Corson, Carlos Marcello, Charles Keating, Walter Mischer, Silverado


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