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The Life and Crimes of John Morrissey

Bare-Knuckle Boxing Champion, New York Gangster, Irish American Politician

The Life and Crimes of John Morrissey( )
Author: Bridgham, Kenneth
ISBN:978-1-949783-02-5
Publication Date:Aug 2020
Publisher:Win By KO Publications
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

In 1855, New York City was scandalized by one of the most infamous murders in its history, that of gang leader Bill "the Butcher" Poole, the feared knife-fighter who later would inspire Daniel Day-Lewis's character in Martin Scorsese's film The Gangs of New York. The acknowledged mastermind in the Butcher's undoing was John Morrissey, a two-fisted Irish immigrant who, more than any other man of the age, represented the nefarious links between organized crime, politics, sports, and high...
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