Cosa Nostra: A History of the Sicilian Mafia

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Hodder & Stoughton, 2004 - 483 pagine
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The Mafia has been given many names since it was founded in the mid-19th century - the Sect, the Brotherhood, the Honoured Society, and now Cosa Nostra. Yet as times have changed, the Mafia's subtle and bloody methods have remained the same. origins to the modern day, from the lemon groves and sulphur mines of Sicily, to the streets of Manhattan.

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Review: Cosa Nostra: A History of the Sicilian Mafia

Recensione dell'utente  - Carl Russo - Goodreads

John Dickie deserves every accolade he has received for this masterly history of the Sicilian Mafia. A wealth of research materials informed this work and the story is complicated, but Dickie's ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Cosa Nostra: A History of the Sicilian Mafia

Recensione dell'utente  - Lloyd Dean - Goodreads

A must read for any fanatic of a mafia film. This books gives a detailed outline on the history of Cosa Nostra and provides wonderful anecdotes against evidence. It is unfair to judge this in its lack ... Leggi recensione completa

Informazioni sull'autore (2004)

John Dickie is both an academic cultural historian and an advertising copywriter and researcher for several major international companies. He is Senior Lecturer in Italian at UCL and has written many articles and a previous academic book on Italy: DARKEST ITALY ( Macmillan) and edited another: DISASTERS IN ITALY SINCE 1860 (Palgrave).

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