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6 edition of Gangs of Dundee found in the catalog.

Gangs of Dundee

by Gary Robertson

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Published by Luath in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gangs -- Scotland -- Dundee -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Hoodlums -- Scotland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Urban warfare -- Scotland -- Dundee -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Alienation (Social psychology) -- Scotland -- Dundee -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGary Robertson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6439.S262 D867 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16639560M
    ISBN 101906307024
    ISBN 109781906307028
    LC Control Number2008353933

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Jul 12,  · Buy Gangs of Dundee 1st Edition by Gary Robertson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). Gangs of Dundee book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Dundee, like most cities throughout Britain, saw massive developmental cha /5. Oct 07,  · The 60 s and 70 gangs i would guess that Dundee Fc would have been the most supported amongst the gang members. The late 70s early 80s gangs the ones that i remember,the Hilltown or the Hulltoon, the Fintry Shams had a large Dundee support,especially the Hulltoon lads as i grew up In the Charleston /Lochee area and going to Dens around the late 70s early 80s used to be a.

This book, written by Gary Robertson, gives a terrific insight into Dundee's gang culture which was rampant in the 's/70's/80's. Detailing the background behind the rise of the first fully Gangs of Dundee book mobs in the 60's, recounting the bloody battles of the mental 70's and discovering the new casual crews of Author: RETRO DUNDEE.

He has so far focused on life for young people growing up in Dundee, and on Gangs of Dundee book poetry in the characteristic Dundonian dialect. Robertson wrote the book Gangs Of Dundee, an historical account of the gang culture that developed in the post-war Dundee housing schemes of the s onwards.

It is this side of Dundee’s history that rap poet, and former gang member, Gary Robertson reveals in this book. From the emergence of the gangs in the mid sixties through to today’s fresh-faced recruits, Robertson gives us a captivating insight into another side of Dundee’s violent past; into the youths who battled on its streets, the Brand: Luath Press.

Dundee, like most cities throughout Britain, saw massive developmental changes when war ended in Housing schemes were built to alleviate problems with over-crowding. By the mids however, these schemes were overrun by street gangs, growing ever more dangerous and troublesome.

By the s, the gangs ruled the streets of Dundee, and men knew better than to walk alone off their own turf. Gangs of Dundee [Gary Robertson] on trc-music.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Dundee, like most cities throughout Britain, saw massive developmental changes when war ended in Housing schemes were built to alleviate problems with over-crowding. By the mids however. dundee gang jerseys in the 70's Dundee gangs in the 70's came up with a unique way of displaying which housing scheme they came from - by wearing jerseys of different colours.

Most of these high V-neck jersey's were made at the Knitting & Sewing Centre in Victoria trc-music.com: RETRO DUNDEE. Mar 18,  · The Gangs of Los Angeles [William Dunn] on trc-music.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

There is no gang turf more desperately unique than that hidden among the square miles which make up the City of Los Angeles. It is a fragile place; both tantalizing and repulsive/5(22). Dundee in the s was a fearsome place where gangs ruled the city's schemes.

Territory was everything and frequent, bloody battles were fought over turf. DUNDEE COURIER About the Author. Born inGary Robertson has lived and worked in Dundee all of his trc-music.com: Gary Robertson.

Aug 12,  · VIDEO: From Dundee gangs to roadside bombs, Gary’s book will tell all about a wild life. by James Simpson. August 12,am And now, aged 53, he is gearing up to tell all in an. Books shelved as gangs: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, Rules of Attraction by Simone.

Dundee, like most cities throughout Britain, saw massive developmental changes when war ended in Housing schemes were built to alleviate problems with over-crowding. By the mids however, these schemes were overrun by street gangs, growing ever more dangerous and troublesome.

By. Mar 11,  · Giving a whole new meaning to the words crew top is a controversial range of T-shirts saluting the history of Dundee gangs. Scheme-Wear T-shirts celebrate Dundee’s past a. The following list of gangs was published in the Glasgow Evening Times in February as identified by Strathclyde Police with the accompanying map.

The city was divided into North Glasgow, South Glasgow and East trc-music.com Glasgow had the most identified gangs with 41 followed by South Glasgow with 38 and North Glasgow with Read more about this on Questia. gang, group of people organized for a common purpose, often criminal.

Gangs of criminals were long known on the American frontier and also flourished in urban settings. Notorious were the outlaws led by Jesse James and his brother, the Sydney Ducks of San Francisco (active in the s), and the Hudson Dusters of turn-of-the-century New York City.

Author o the best-sellin book 'Gangs of Dundee', as well as 'Skeem Life', 'Pure Dundee' and 'What's It All About Ralphie?' (Ralph Milne autobiography) Wrote the locally acclaimed play 'The Berries' an huv appeared on various TV an Radio programmes relatin tih the Dundonian writin.

In a nutshell - itz pure an simple poetry - eh luv Dundee. Feb 15,  · Gary Robertson, the winner of the BBC's SAS reality show Are You Tough Enough, is the author of the book Gangs Of Dundee.

In the s and s, territorial identities were defended by. Oct 01,  · By the s, the gangs ruled the streets of Dundee, and men knew better than to walk alone off their own turf. Most of the infamous gangs still survive, the Kirkton Huns, most bloody of all, continues to operate today, with younger men taking up the trc-music.com:.

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates.Nov 13,  · English gangs are using intimidation and violence to take over Dundee homes to use as safe-houses for pushing crack cocaine in the city.

Police Scotland chief .Oct 28,  · Al Valdez, professor at the University of California in Irvine and author of the book, Gangs, attempts to describe the destructive behavior of these groups in America.

Those that want an introductory and in-depth view about the many gangs in America are highly encouraged to read this book.4/5(1).