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Brutal, authoritative, and compelling, this is also clearly a very well researched work as Winslow outlines the socio-economic effect of the drug trade and the parallel war on drugs on our global culture.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The Power of the Dog takes this incredible stage and follows an obsessed DEA agent who is trying to clean up the Mexican drug cartels. Many reviews already written and a comprehensive synopsis on offer already.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. See this thread for more information. A book that finds the perfect balance between it’s attention to detail and research, it’s sensitivity to character, and it’s great structure, all wrapped up in passionate prose.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The actual end-result of drug smuggling — the experience of the user — is never mentioned in The Power of the Dog. Jun 24, Brandon rated it really liked it Recommended to Brandon by: Simply, the best book I have ever read.

Psychologically and emotionally realized, not quite. The four of them embark on a tale of ppoder and violence and corruption where the bad guys aren’t always completely bad and the good guys end up doing some pretty bad things themselves. In a “Say pofer ain’t so Keller” moment, Art plants an illegal bug. Nobody’s charming, and nothing is cool. There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. Wknslow second half was better, but could have been better edited.


La sinopsis os dice de que va. A shootout in the streets. Get to Know Us. View all 3 comments. The supposed good guys do terrible things in the name of justice and the bad guys cel both vile and disturbingly human.

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Keller’s mother was a Latina. I highly recommend this book to anybody who wants to know some ugly truths that most people wont even think they can happen that way. From the bowels of the Mexican drug cartel to the sunny blood encrusted sand on US soil, Art wheels and deals in the lives of innocents and gangsters alike in his quest for vengeance. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Learn more about Kindle MatchBook.

Bien escrito, algo enredado los personajes pero buen libro para matar el tiempo.

The Power of the Dog (Power of the Dog #1) by Don Winslow

Want to write noir? Winslow writes at a very high level.

You’d better have a well-developed taste for cynicism and dark conspiracy, too, because the author throws in every misdeed any side has ever been accused of. It’s got everything an intense retelling of America’s war on drugs needs.

It is a novel of morality, ethics, and the ease with which those essentials may be lost. Beginning inWinslow leads us through thirty years of the ups and mostly downs of America’s dirty war against Mexican drug cartels.

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This is referred to in the novel as the Mexican Trampoline. How the hell does anyone make a sound like dddddddddd?

I’m torn on this one because on the one hand, the story is pretty solid. Well-researched but also extremely violent with repeated, cataclysmic collateral damage. The Barrerras are out to get Keller. If this sounds like your brand of nose candy, there’s a sequel of sorts The Cartel written ten years later, and it’s easy to see how the author’s six years of research led to his Drugs-in-Laguna cycle.

Customers who bought this item also bought. Oct 11, Ryan rated it it was ok. This is not a mere cop and crime story. There are a number of awesome, blood soaked scenes. A dark novel by Californian Don Winslow about the never-ending “war on drugs” and the various efforts of the Dln. These are characters that seem all able to survive through a pragmatic realism and a cold calculation that both allows for their survival but also contributes to the suffering around them Father Prada excluded.

In the process of the torture Hidalgo dies. This is a strong three star novel, likely 3. Drugs sit in plastic wrapping, or in a crack pipe. This book is about sociopaths and psychopaths in power Winlow should be understood as political violence. I don’t read much science fiction anymore.