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10 books about Pablo Escobar
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Pablo Escobar's Story 1: The Rise by Shaun Attwood
Category: Organized Crime
This book was published 3 years ago by Gadfly Press and takes approximately 10.4 hours to read.
Pablo Escobar was a mama's boy who cherished his family and sang in the shower, yet he bombed a passenger plane and formed a death squad that used genital electrocution. Most Escobar biographies only provide a few pieces of the puzzle, but this action-packed 1000-page book reveals everything about the king of cocaine. Mostly translated from Spanish, Part 1 contains stories untold in the English-speaking world, including: The tragic death of his youngest brother Fernando. The fate of his pregnant mistress. The shocking details of his affair with a TV celebrity. The presidential candidate who encouraged him to eliminate their rivals.
Escobar: The Inside Story of Pablo Escobar, the World's Most Powerful Criminal by Roberto Escobar
Category: True Crime
This book was published 11 years ago by Hodder Paperbacks and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.
The incredible true story of the rise and reign of Pablo Escobar, the most wanted criminal in history, told by the man who was with him every step of the way, his brother Roberto. The first major and definitive biography of this remarkable criminal life.
Pablo Escobar's Story 3 by Shaun Attwood
Category: Organized Crime
This book was published last year by Gadfly Press and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.
Pablo Escobar was a mama's boy who cherished his family and sang in the shower, yet he bombed a passenger plane and formed a death squad that used genital electrocution. Most Escobar biographies only provide a few pieces of the puzzle, but this action-packed 1000-page book reveals everything about the king of cocaine. Mostly translated from Spanish, Part 3 contains stories untold in the English-speaking world, including: The terrifying details of how Pablo slaughtered some of his friends. The Cali Cartel's attempt to drop a bomb on Pablo's prison. His final dark desperate days with his family. Who really hunted him and how he died.
American Made: Who Killed Barry Seal? Pablo Escobar or George HW Bush (War on Drugs) by Shaun Attwood
This book was published 5 years ago by Gadfly Press and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.
"Barry Seal flew cocaine and weapons worth billions of dollars into and out of America in the 1980s. After he became a government informant, Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel offered a million for him alive and half a million dead. But his real trouble began after he threatened to expose the dirty dealings of George HW Bush. American Made rips the roof off Bush and Clinton's complicity in cocaine trafficking in Mena, Arkansas."--Back cover.
Mrs Escobar: My life with Pablo by Victoria Eugenia Henao
This book was published 2 years ago by Ebury Press and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.
The closest you'll ever get to the most infamous drug kingpin in modern history, told by the person who stood by his side The story of Pablo Escobar, one of the wealthiest, powerful and violent criminals of all time has fascinated the world. Yet the one person closest to him has never spoken out - until now. Maria Victoria Henao met Pablo when she was 13, eloped with him at 15, and despite his numerous infidelities and violence, stayed by his side for the following 16 years until his death. At the same time, she urged him to make peace with his enemies and managed to negotiate her and her children's freedom after Pablo's demise. On the 25th anniversary of Pablo's death, the most intriguing character in the Escobar narrative is ready to share her story and reveal the real man behind the legend.
The Accountant's Story: Inside the Violent World of the Medellín Cartel by Roberto Escobar
Category: Crime & Criminals
This book was published 12 years ago by Grand Central Publishing and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.
Pablo Escobar and the Medellin drug cartel formed the greatest criminal empire of all time. At its peak, in the 1980s, Forbes pegged the Escobar fortune at a cool $6 billion. Pablo's older brother Roberto, the author of this book, says that actually theE
Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw unknown Edition by Bowden, Mark  by aa
This book was published 27 years ago by Atlantic Monthly Press and takes approximately 0.0 hours to read.
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