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9781335005540

MS-13 : the making of America's most notorious gang

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Looks at the most dangerous street gang in America, MS-13, as seen through the lives of one family caught in its malicious web.

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Lyons Public Library 364.106 DUD (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781335005540
  • ISBN: 1335005544
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Hanover Square Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-339) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Judging Norman -- part I. Getting in (1979-1990): The beginning ; Norman's wars ; The making of a street gang ; The ghost of William Walker -- part II. Getting serious (1990-2010): Los seƱores ; The deported ; "We go to war" ; "We ruled" ; Escape to Zacatraz -- part III. Getting out (2010-2019): The gang truce ; God and the beast ; The new war ; Nothing to hide ; The monster.
Summary, etc.:
Looks at the most dangerous street gang in America, MS-13, as seen through the lives of one family caught in its malicious web.
Awards Note:
J. Anthony Lukas Award
Subject: MS-13 (Gang)
Gangs > California > Los Angeles > Case studies.
Gangs > El Salvador > Case studies.


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