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Whitey - a book by Lehr, Dick


The Life of America's Most Notorious Mob Boss

Whitey( )
Author: Lehr, Dick
O'Neill, Gerard
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Imprint:Broadway Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

From the bestselling authors of Black Mass comes the definitive biography of Whitey Bulger, the most brutal and sadistic crime boss since Al Capone.   Drawing on a trove of sealed files and previously classified material, Whitey digs deep into the mind of James J. "Whitey" Bulger, the crime boss and killer who brought the FBI to its knees. He is an American original --a psychopath who fostered a following with a frightening mix...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Criminals & Outlaws
Social Science / Criminology
True Crime / Organized Crime
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.14 x 8 x 1.19 Inches
Book Weight:0.8 Pounds
Author Biography
Lehr, Dick (Author)
Dick Lehr is a former reporter for the Boston Globe (1983-2003). In 1991-1992 he was a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. Lehr was a Pulitzer finalist for investigative reporting. He won both the Hancock and Loeb awards. Currently, he is a professor of journalism at Boston University and codirector of an investigative reporting clinic. He and Gerald O'Neill are co-authors of Whitey: The Life of America's Most Notorious Mob Boss (2013). His other works include The Fence: A Police Cover-up Along Boston's Racial Dividemost (2010), Birth of a Nation: How a Legendary Filmmaker and a Crusading Editor Reignited America's Civil War (2014), The Under Boss: The Rise and fall of a Mafia Family (1989), and Judgement Ridge: The True Story Behind the Dartmouth Murders (2003) with Mitchell Zuckoff. He lives outside Boston with his wife and four children.

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