- From Footsoldiers to Kingpins
- Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
- Length: 12 hrs and 59 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 30-11-11
- Language: English
- Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
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By miss on 13-12-13
a good insight
Where does Gang Land rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?
Thompson gives a good insight into the various criminal organisations operating within the UK, some background into their history, and testimonial accounts of how each operates with the other. There are many interesting parts to the book in which he describes getting high on crack cocaine and heroin, recounts almost getting beaten up by bouncers whilst pursuing an interview, and mock selling drugs in Camden.
By Sam on 08-06-13
Ok but thats about it
The book is ok however im struggling to stick with it.
The narator has a really dreary voice and what makes it worse is when they cover statements from certain gang members that have been interviewed. If u want an example imagine prince phillip or david cameron voice speaking as though they are in a street gang with words like whagwan, man'dem and all that you just cant take it seriosly.
On the plus side it doews cover from drug dealers on street corners to street gangs to the big players in more organised crime.
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