The Fat Mexican

The Fat Mexican : The Bloody Rise of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club

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From the #1 national bestselling author of Befriend and Betray, an intimate expose of a criminal empire and the massacre that nearly started a global biker war. Having once infiltrated the Bandidos for three years in a landmark police operation, Alex Caine is uniquely positioned to reveal the untold story of the Hells Angels fiercest rivals. Grounded in the crucible of the little understood Shedden massacre of 2006 and one unlikely prospect s descent into the biker lifestyle, The Fat Mexican exposes the violent criminal history of the Bandidos motorcycle club, the Hells Angels fiercest competition: their violent beginnings, the terror their aggressive expansion caused rivals and innocents alike, and the internal politics and rivalries that drive them to this day. "From the Hardcover edition.""show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 129.54 x 198.12 x 17.78mm | 249.47g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • Random House Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1 8-PG B/W INSERT
  • 0307356612
  • 9780307356611
  • 152,718

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"Chilling and gritty." -- "Publishers Weekly" "A remarkable story." -- "Ottawa Citizen" "From start to finish [Caine's] story is a compelling one. His powerful account ... is a fascinating study." -- "The Vancouver Courier" "From the Hardcover edition."show more

About Alex Caine

Alex Caine has retired from his career as a contracted agent, infiltrating criminal and terrorist organizations on behalf of police forces in Canada and abroad. He acts as a consultant in high-level cases and provides the media with background information on biker investigations. "From the Hardcover edition."show more

Table of contents

Prologue   CHAPTER ONE The People Our Parents Warned Us About   CHAPTER TWO Old World, Nothing New   CHAPTER THREE Bad Things Grow   CHAPTER FOUR The Willing Executioner and the Wannabe   CHAPTER FIVE Death Goes Out for a Coffee   CHAPTER SIX Running Back to Winnipeg   CHAPTER SEVEN Hells' Rat   CHAPTER EIGHT The Whole World in Their Plans   Appendix One: Glossary of Bandidos Terms Appendix Two: Bandidos Bylaws Appendix Three: A Chapter Near You Appendix Four: Colleagues and Competition Source Notes Index From the Hardcover more

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