"'A glimpse into the brutal world of Mexican drug wars and a man tasked with pulling the trigger and torturing rivals. It's bloody, scary and disturbing.'
" (Time Out
"'There could be no better or more vivid description of what it takes to kill
to order...Award-winning journalist Charles Bowden and Molly Molloy have collaborated in a chilling descriptive
of the darker side of life in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico ****'" (Irish News
"The Savagery in Mexico is our glimpse of the coming wars in this 21st century of globalised capitalism. So far, we Cassandras who endeavour to report it do so from the outside. Now, the master of border noir, Charles Bowden, and the chronicler of carnage from bloody day to bloody day, Molly Molloy, penetrate its dark heart.
The story of El Sicario
is at once that of the killers and torturers who propel this nightmare, and a yearning for redemption from its opaque depths that resonate in all of us. Terrifying, but not to know this is ignorance
." (Ed Vulliamy, author of Amexica
A Mexican drug cartel hit man reflects on twenty years of killing, torture and kidnapping in the most violent city on earth.
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