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Jacks and jokers / Matthew Condon
Bib ID 6386349
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Condon, Matthew (Matthew Steven), 1962- author
 
Description St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2014 
St Lucia, Queensland : University of Queensland Press, 2014 
466 pages ; 23 cm 
ISBN 9780702249969 (paperback)
Summary

The much-anticipated sequel to the bestselling Three Crooked Kings. Here we read about the shocking true story of Queensland and how a society was shaped by almost half a century of corruption. The story continues as Terry Lewis becomes police commissioner and the era of corruption at the highest levels of the police and government continues.

Notes

"After Three crooked kings there were.. Jacks and jokers : the extraordinary true story continues" -- Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (page 460-462) and index.

Subjects Lewis, Terence Murray, - 1928-  |  Police - Queensland - Biography.  |  Police corruption - Queensland.  |  Misconduct in office - Queensland.  |  Political corruption - Queensland.  |  Queensland - Politics and government - 1976-1990.  |  Australian
Available From PO Box 6042 St Lucia QLD 4067 

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