The Brothers Bulger by Howie Carr
How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century

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Now with an all-new epilogue (with photos) about Whitey Bulger's capture and its aftereffects.

In this riveting "New York Times" bestseller, award-winning columnist Howie Carr reveals for the first time the true lives and dark deeds of two of Boston's most infamous sons in one of the most compelling real-life family sagas of modern times. Available in a special oversized format.
 

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Howie Carr is a columnist for the Boston Herald. He wrote The Brothers Bulger, which spent eleven weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, and the New York Times bestseller Hitman. Carr hosts a daily four-hour radio talk show syndicated throughout New England. In 1985, Carr won a National Magazine Award, and in 2008 he was elected to the National Radio Hall of Fame. Carr lives in suburban Boston with his wife and their three daughters.
 
Published July 31, 2007 by Grand Central Publishing. 352 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences, Crime, Business & Economics. Non-fiction

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Making it clear that he will not be unduly obsessed with journalistic objectivity here, the author describes his behavior during Billy Bulger’s testimony at a 2003 congressional hearing: “In full view of the CSPAN camera, I periodically grimaced, made faces, stuck out my tongue, rolled my eyes, a...

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Most readers from outside the Bay State will be almost as appalled at the wheeling and dealing of his "respectable" brother, who crossed path with presidents and presidential aspirants, and who extended his patronage practices to his subsequent position as president of the University of Massachus...

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Pritchard sounds so much like actor David Strathairn of Good Night and Good Luck in this compelling audio version of Boston journalist Carr's book about William and Whitey Bulger, that listeners might imagine the late Edward R.

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Nights and Weekends

Boston journalist Howie Carr gives us the story of the infamous Bulger brothers, two guys who grew up in the South Boston projects—William M.

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