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Karas, Phyllis

Overview
Works: 17 works in 42 publications in 4 languages and 3,042 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies  Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Contributor
Classifications: HV6248.W444, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phyllis Karas
Brutal : the untold story of my life inside Whitey Bulger's Irish mob by Kevin Weeks ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The former deputy, partner, and trusted confidante of James J. "Whitey" Bulger, head of Boston's Irish mob, describes his more than twenty-year career at the side of the notorious fugitive and underworld boss
The Onassis women : an eyewitness account by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Street soldier : my life as an enforcer for Whitey Bulger and the Boston Irish mob by Edward MacKenzie ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"During the 1980s, Edward J. JacKenzie, Jr., known to his Southie friends as Eddie Mac, was a drug dealer and enforcer who would do just about anything for ["Whitey"] Bulger. . . . In this compelling eye-witness account, the first from a Bulger insider, Eddie Mac reveals details from the past that shed light on the present" (dust jacket)
An actor and a gentleman by Louis Gossett ( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning African American actor Lou Gossett Jr. takes an unvarnished look at the daunting challenges and incredible triumphs of his fifty-five year career. Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the most respected African American stage and screen actors, who rose to fame with his Emmy-winning role in the television miniseries Roots and Oscar-winning performance in An Officer and a Gentleman . Now he tells the story of his fifty-plus years in the entertainment worldfrom his early success on the New York stage appearing with Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier in A Raisin in the Sun, through his long Holly
The hate crime by Phyllis Karas ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zack knows who defaced the local temple with graffiti and he learns to understand the terror around such a hate crime
Cry baby by Phyllis Karas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life worth living by Phyllis Karas ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Lucky's sake by Phyllis Karas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a fire kills two greyhounds that had once lived at his mother's animal shelter, twelve-year-old Benjy is determined to investigate the research center he suspects of the arson, but he soon realizes there are many sides to every story
Spellbound by Phyllis Karas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Onassis women by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account by Aristotle's personal secretary, who either arranged, witnessed, or heard about every aspect of his life, including his affair with Maria Callas, his marriage to Jackie Kennedy, and the death of his son, Alexander
The Onassis women : an insider's intimate portrait by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les femmes d'Onassis : [le témoignage de sa secrétaire priveée] by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kiki Moutsatsos a été la secrétaire particulière d'Aristote Onassis de 1966 à 1975. Elle relate ici les amours passionnées du milliardaire avec Maria Callas, son mariage avec Jackie et les relations entre toutes ces femmes
Where's Whitey? by Kevin Weeks ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Joey Donahue is released from prison after serving six years for racketeering and crimes committed as deputy to the infamous South Boston Irish Mob boss and psychopathic murderer James 'Whitey' Bulger, he is determined to stay clear of the life of crime that has supported him for the past twenty-five years. After a year of trying unsuccessfully to find a job due to his notorious association with Bulger, Joey finally surrenders to the temptation of a friend's offer to join him in a fast score; a simple robbery of a drug dealer that should pay the bills until he finds a viable job. The robbery turns out to be a sting operation set up by the FBI for the express purpose of forcing Joey to cooperate in the frustratingly unsuccessful search for his onetime mentor"--P. [4] of cover
Hoi gynaikes tou Ōnasē hopos tis exēsa by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Greek, Modern and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onassis a jeho ženy by Kiki Ferudi Mutsatsos ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brutal by Kevin Weeks ( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
I grew up in the Old Colony housing project in South Boston and became partners with James "Whitey" Bulger, who I always called Jimmy. Jimmy and I, we were unstoppable. We took what we wanted. And we made people disappear'permanently. We made millions. And if someone ratted us out, we killed him. We were not nice guys. I found out that Jimmy had been an FBI informant in 1999, and my life was never the same. When the feds finally got me, I was faced with something Jimmy would have killed me for'cooperating with the authorities. I pled guilty to twenty-nine counts, including five murders. I went away for five and a half years. I was brutally honest on the witness stand, and this book is brutally honest, too; the brutal truth that was never before told. How could it' Only three people could tell the true story. With one on the run and one in jail for life, it falls on me
An actor and a gentleman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the most respected African American stage and screen actors, who rose to fame with his Emmy-winning role in the television miniseries Roots and Oscar-winning performance in An Officer and a Gentleman. With writer Phyllis Karas, he relates his memoir on his fifty-plus years in the entertainment world, including his struggle to get fair pay as a black man in Hollywood, his addictions that took years to overcome, and his current work to eradicate racism and violence
 
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Languages
English (37)
Czech (2)
French (2)
Greek, Modern (1)
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