CIA pilot Barry Seal flew cocaine and weapons worth billions of dollars into and out of America in the 1980s. After he became a government informant, Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel offered a million for him alive and half a million dead. But his real trouble began after he threatened to expose the dirty dealings of George HW Bush.
Set in a world where crime and government coexist, American Made is the true story of Barry Seal that the Hollywood movie starring Tom Cruise didn’t dare to tell.
“A conspiracy of the grandest magnitude.” Congressman Bill Alexander on the Mena affair
Shaun Attwood’s War on Drugs books – Pablo Escobar, American Made, and We Are Being Lied To – are a series of harrowing, action-packed and interlinked true stories that demonstrate the catastrophic consequences of drug prohibition.