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For greater than a hundred years the poverty and desperation of Glasgow's slums fuelled the violence of the gangs. yet a few males have been larger than any gang. males like Arthur Thompson, Walter Norval and Paul Ferris - brutal and remorseless - got here to forged a shadow of worry over the entire urban. however the gangsters and criminals weren't Glasgow's purely not easy males. the opposite aspect of the struggle had its proportion too. Glasgow's crimefighters - from police officers at the beat to leader constables and excessive courtroom judges - have been additionally tricky. difficult and made up our minds that those that could terrorise town are usually not pass unpunished. Glasgow's challenging males is the tale of either side, the great and the undesirable, and the pitched, bloody conflict among the 2.

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