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Hunting El Chapo : Taking down the world's most wanted drug lord

Hunting El Chapo : Taking down the world's most wanted drug lord
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S0004260733 363.45 Hog
Adult Non Fiction True Crime   Griffith . Available .  
S0008038536 363.45 Hog
Adult Non Fiction True Crime   Jerilderie . Available .  
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ISBN 9780008245849
Call Number 363.45 Hog
Author Hogan, Andrew
Title Hunting El Chapo : Taking down the world's most wanted drug lord
Place of production London, England : HarperCollins Publishers, 2018
Notes Includes index.
The incredible, untold story of the American agent who captured El Chapo, the world's most-wanted drug-lord. Every generation has its larger-than-life criminal legend living beyond the reach of the law: Billy the Kid, Al Capone, Ronnie Biggs, Pablo Escobar. But for every one of these criminals, there's a Wyatt Earp, Pat Garrett or Slipper of the Yard. For Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman-Loera a.k.a. `El Chapo' - the 21st century's most notorious criminal - that man is D.E.A. Special Agent Andrew Hogan. This is the incredible story of Hogan's seven-year-long chase to capture El Chapo, a multibillionaire drug-lord and escape-artist posing as a Mexican Robin Hood, who in reality was a brutal sociopath responsible for the murders of thousands. His greedy campaign to take over his rivals' territories resulted in an unprecedented war with a body count of over 100,000. We follow Hogan on his quest to achieve the seemingly impossible: to cross the border into Mexico and arrest El Chapo, the leader of the Sinaloa Cartel, a billionaire and Public Enemy No. 1, who had been evading capture for more than a decade and had earned a reputation for being utterly untouchable. This intimate thriller tells how Hogan single-mindedly and methodically climbed the ladder within the hierarchy of the Sinaloa Cartel - the world's wealthiest and most powerful drug-trafficking organization - by creating one of the most sophisticated undercover operations in the history of the D.E.A. From infiltrating Chapo's inner circle to leading a white-knuckle manhunt with an elite brigade of Mexican Marines, Hogan left no stone unturned in his hunt for the world's most powerful drug kingpin.
Subject Added Entry - Personal Name Chapo
Hogan, Andrew
Subject Added Entry-Corporate Name United States
Subject Added Entry - Topical Drug enforcement agents United States
Drug dealers Mexico
Drug traffic Mexico
Cartels Mexico
Cartels
Drug dealers
Drug traffic
Employees
United States. Drug Enforcement Administration - Officials and employees
Guzman Loera, Joaquin Archivaldo
Subject Added Entry - Geographic Mexico
Genre True crime
Personal Name Century, Douglas
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