High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler (PDF)

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download High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler review ✓ High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB á Brian ODea Man business and had developed a terrifying cocaine addictionEventually he uit the trade and the drugs and was working with recovering addicts in Santa Barbara when the authorities finally caught up with h. It s hard to know what to write about High Confessions of an International Drug SmugglerIs it compelling Yes Does O Dea write gracefully and switch easily between the chronology and the patois of prison Absolutely Does he touch on the problems of the present penal system and the injustices of the war on drugs CertainlyBut this book raises uestions than it answers And the obvious intelligence of the writer is offset by the 20 years of selfish stupidchoices he makes even as he claims to be saved and enlightenedThe book opens with a chapter about O Dea s Newfoundland childhood and the molestation he suffered at the hands of an unnamed Catholic brother It ends with the same brother attending O Dea s mother s funeral The assumption is that all the horrible things between happened because of this abuseReally Because I know a number of people who were molested as children and they didn t grow up to sell Make Something recovering addicts in Santa Barbara when the authorities finally caught up with h. It s hard to know what to write about High Confessions of an International Drug SmugglerIs it compelling Yes Does O Dea write gracefully and switch easily between the chronology and the patois of prison Absolutely Does he touch on the problems of the present penal system and the injustices of the war on drugs CertainlyBut this book Make Something raises uestions than it answers And the obvious intelligence of the writer is offset by the 20 years of selfish stupidchoices he makes even as he claims to be saved and enlightenedThe book opens with a chapter about O Dea s Newfoundland childhood and the molestation he suffered at the hands of an unnamed Catholic brother It ends with the same brother attending O Dea s mother s funeral The assumption is that all the horrible things between happened because of this abuseReally Because I know a number of people who were molested as children and they didn t grow up to sell

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download High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler review ✓ High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB á Brian ODea Abused as a child by his local priest Brian O'Dea a once ordinary young man became a rebel using and selling drugs for the escape and excitement they offered Soon he was operating a 100 million a year 120. I first bought this book in the Newark Airport in 2009 during a school trip overseas I saw the irony in my purchase and it made me laugh to see how people reacted to the cover while I read it over the next two weeks I remembered enjoying it then and I still enjoy it now While it doesn t scream sophistication or exuisite storytelling I relish the adventure and emotion in the writing You ve got stories Brian i just know it Say Your Abc With Me rebel using and selling drugs for the escape and excitement they offered Soon he was operating a 100 million a year 120. I first bought this book in the Newark Airport in 2009 during a school trip overseas I saw the irony in my purchase and it made me laugh to see how people The Outcast Dead reacted to the cover while I ಅಮ್ಮಾವ್ರ ಗಂಡ read it over the next two weeks I Potato Surprise A Brimstone Preuel remembered enjoying it then and I still enjoy it now While it doesn t scream sophistication or exuisite storytelling I Winning The Player relish the adventure and emotion in the writing You ve got stories Brian i just know it

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download High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler review ✓ High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB á Brian ODea Im Extracts of Brian's prison diary perceptive funny and alarming are interleaved with a vivid re telling of his outlaw years and the ultimate recognition of the things in his life that were worth living f. High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler by Brian O Dea Other Press New York 2009Biography is the tale from the 1980 s of a former marijuana and cocaine importer who eventually crashed and burned Written in the tradition of the great story Snowblind A Brief Career in the Cocaine Trade by Robert Sabbag it shares some of the adrenaline rush of the smuggler s lifestyle with those of us who wish that we had taken the opportunity to be later day pirates My rating 7510 finished 91412


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  • Paperback
  • 352
  • High Confessions of an International Drug Smuggler
  • Brian ODea
  • English
  • 09 June 2018
  • 9780753512562