Rat Bastards The South Boston Irish Mobster Who Took the Rap When Every One Else Ran: a Memoir

ISBN-10: 0061232890
ISBN-13: 9780061232893
Authors: John "Red" Shea, John "Red" Shea
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John "Red" Shea, 40, was a top lieutenant in the South Boston Irish mob run, led by James "Whitey" Bulger. An icecold enforcer with a redhot temper, Shea was a legend among his peers in the 1990s South Boston, as much as John Gotti, Bugsy Siegel, and Al Capone were in their time and place. When the actor and producer Mark Wahlberg, raised in nearby Dorchester, learned of a script based on Shea's life circulating in Hollywood, he immediately committed to playing the gangster on screen. A major feature film project is now in development. From the age of thirteen, when he started robbing delivery trucks, to the age of twentyseven, when he began serving a twelveyear federal sentence for drug…    

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 320 Dimensions: 5.39" wide x 7.95" long x 0.79" tall Weight: 0.616 lbs. Language: English