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Once Upon a Crime

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This is the true story of Jimmy Cryans. A story of growing up in Glasgow's east end during the 1950s and 1960s and how he became involved in a life of crime. Jimmy speaks about the various characters he met and his dealings with some of Britain's major criminals. He reveals how petty theft and shoplifting quickly snowballed into armed robbery with raids on banks, jewelers, ...more
ebook, 305 pages
Published April 1st 2012 by John Blake (first published January 1st 2012)
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A sad tale of a violent criminal who spends years either going through the system or on the run. Not the best written book, but an entertaining, and easy to read book. A proof reader may have been beneficial!
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Once Upon a Crime - I Grew Up in Britain's Hardest City, Where the Only Way to Survive Was on Your Wits

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