Daniel H. Clapham

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Location: Glasgow


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The Glasgow Curse: My Life in the Criminal Underwo&hellip by William Lobban
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4.0 out of 5 stars A Chance to Comprehend, 13 Dec 2013
This is a totally honest account of someone born into a criminal and violent family; inevitably he followed the family ways. For most people the criminal world is only glimpsed, fleetingly, in newspaper accounts usually after a trial case. In William Lobban's story we read about his many misdemeanours from early childhood, until that led to his eventual imprisonment as an adult. He has now put his past behind him, but the re-telling of his life is not just about "score settling" but an attempt to portray a section of society as it was, and perhaps still is in certain parts of Scottish cities. For those of us who have the fortunate experience of being brought up in a loving and law abiding… Read more

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