Kirjailijakuva
4 teosta 56 jäsentä 2 arvostelua

Tekijän teokset

Merkitty avainsanalla

Yleistieto

There is no Common Knowledge data for this author yet. You can help.

Jäseniä

Kirja-arvosteluja

In the late 2000s, Miguel Treviño led the notoriously brutal Zetas drug cartel in Mexico. When his older brother, Jose, sold a quarter horse in Oklahoma for a record-breaking price, the FBI was tipped off about a potential money laundering scheme that cleaned Zeta drug money by injecting it into the world of quarter horse racing. This book documents the multi-year investigation led by FBI agents Scott Lawson and Alma Perez as they pieced together the money laundering scheme.

This was definitely interesting! I really enjoyed how the intricacies of the scheme were presented, and following Lawson as he and Perez made their investigation made sense and was satisfying. Jose's (and his acquaintances') trial was very exhaustively covered--it was interesting, but I felt like it could have been shortened a bit. I definitely learned a lot about quarter horse racing, the FBI and IRS, money laundering, and the cocaine trade. I listened to the audiobook and enjoyed it, though it took me a while to get used to the (female) narrator's voice for male quotes.… (lisätietoja)
 
Merkitty asiattomaksi
forsanolim | 1 muu arvostelu | May 18, 2022 |
Breaking my rule about not doing star ratings, because this book deserves 5 stars.
 
Merkitty asiattomaksi
tntbeckyford | 1 muu arvostelu | Feb 16, 2019 |

Tilastot

Teokset
4
Jäseniä
56
Suosituimmuussija
#291,557
Arvio (tähdet)
½ 4.3
Kirja-arvosteluja
2
ISBN:t
15
Kielet
1

Taulukot ja kaaviot