Fraternal Brotherhood the Motion Picture
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The Story of
Alpha Omega Theta Fraternity Inc.
by Frederick M. Gross
Fraternal Brotherhood is a book by author Frederick M Gross that looks back into wild an crazy days when high school fraternities ruled Long Island. Fraternal Brotherhood is the definitive book on fraternities and fraternity life. No other fraternity books have yet been written depicting the violent street life of the high school fraternities of Long Island which were mostly suburban gangs for middle class white kids. Fraternity hazing, gang fights and keg parties were a way of life. This is a high school story that will captivate you. It will keep your attention, you wont want to put it down. You will journey deep into the heart of secret societies called fraternities.
This is the story of the high school fraternity Alpha Omega Theta and its sixty year history. Glimpse back in time to the innocent 1940's and 1950's when high school fraternities were organized as social athletic clubs. Read accounts of the fraternity hazing that took place and how it became increasingly more horrific and brutal over the decades. The fraternity hazing stories will make you cringe. Read about how the high school fraternities changed in 1970's through the 1990's, when they were transformed from social athletic clubs into violent street gangs with fancy Greek letter names and were banned from high schools across Long Island. Rumbles and gang fights became commonplace between the colorful high school fraternities and their rivals.
Take a journey through the decades. Read the high school story of Alpha Omega Theta fraternity from the recollections of the brothers who lived it as told by AOT member Frederick M Gross. From elegant black tie ballroom dances in Brooklyn to backyard keg parties on Long Island, follow Alpha Omega Theta fraternity through hazing, gang fights, and the street brawls that degenerated from athletic rivalry into all out warfare between them and their rival fraternities. This book is a look back at the days lost in time when young high school men fraternized and formed the bonds of brotherhood. Learn how the high school fraternities of Long Island functioned not only as secret societies, but as suburban street gangs.
Fraternity hazing, street brawls, gang fights, keg parties, this is Fraternal Brotherhood - The Story of Alpha Omega Theta Fraternity Inc. The definitive book on high school fraternity life. One of the best high school stories ever written.
Copyright 2009 Frederick M. Gross