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My Manor - Charlie Richardson

In the 1960s Charlie Richardson's manor" was a profitable empire stretching from South London scrapyards and West End drinking clubs to mining in Sout...

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“A different story!”

published 24/04/2011

ProAn autobiography actually written by the subject h...

ConsPretty crude writing, an unhealthy amount of penis...

Perhaps not as well written as the book I previously reviewed but with those in an interest in crime (reading rather than committing hopefully), My Manor may be equally as interesting. Charlie Richardson was no mug in the first place but years of prison based education has made him more verbose...

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In the 1960s Charlie Richardson's manor" was a profitable empire stretching from South London scrapyards and West End drinking clubs to mining in South Africa. Then on the brink of the most lucrative deal of his career Richardson was arrested. After a trial where the press labelled him the "torture gang boss" he was sentenced to 25 years in prison. This autobiography begins with his humble childhood and start in crime - stealing escape form reform school discharge from the army his brushes with the Mafia and the Kray Twins and about the years when he was known as the hardest man in London."

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EAN: 9780330324007

Type: Fiction

Genre: Crime Books

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Title: My Manor

Author: Charlie Richardson

ISBN: 0330324004

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