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The Resource The honoured society : the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia, Petra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside

The honoured society : the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia, Petra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside

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The honoured society : the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia
Title
The honoured society
Title remainder
the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia
Statement of responsibility
Petra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This volume dispels the Hollywood romance surrounding the Mafia to reveal the huge and menacing force lurking everywhere - from street corners to parliament offices, construction sites to corporate headquarters - and involved in everything from petty extortion to the disposal of nuclear waste
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DLC
Dewey number
364.1060945
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
HV6453.I83
LC item number
N3713 2012
Literary form
non fiction
The honoured society : the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia, Petra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside
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The honoured society : the secret history of Italy's most powerful Mafia, Petra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside
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text
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Contents
  • Marcello Fava -- Rosaria Schifani -- San Luca -- Don Pino -- Letizia -- Padre Frittitta -- Corleone -- Palace of Poison -- Silvio Berlusconi and Marcello Dell'Utri -- Anna Palma -- Heinz Sprenger -- Mafia women -- Carla Madonia -- Rosalba Di Gregorio -- Carmine Sarno -- Messina Denaro
  • Translated from the German. -When six maflosi were shot and killed in a quiet German town, the massive reach of Calabria's mafia was brought brutally into focus. Both victims and assassins were members of the 'Ndrangheta crime organization; Calabria's Mafia had extended the savage tentacle of its influence outside Italy for the first time. Reski's searing portrait of the criminals who have come to control not only Italy but vast swathes of Europe, is a journalistic tour de force
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24 cm
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Extent
xx, 282 pages
Isbn
9781848871342
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012451577
Media category
unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • (Sirsi) SL1173718
  • (OCoLC)782998117

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