The King Of The Irish by Jack O'Malley

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British spies have infiltrated the United Brotherhood, to quash another Irish rebellion. When one of the spies turns up dead in a Chicago sewer, police detective Daniel Coughlin is swept up in a power struggle between warring factions of the Irish nationalists, a fight that could see him hanged for a murder he did not commit. If his political clout does not come through for him, he is a dead man. Drawn from court records and historical archives of the infamous Cronin murder trials of 1889 and 1893, THE KING OF THE IRISH is a gripping tale of political chicanery, power and greed, set in a city long known for dirty politics and crooked politicians.

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Writing as Jack O'Malley, the author works in the legal field and has long championed the rights of the disenfranchised.
Published March 12, 2013 by Newcastlewest Books. 318 pages
Genres: History, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Crime. Fiction

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O'Malley's debut political drama weaves a tale of discrimination and social corruption around the real-life Cronin murder trial in 1889.

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