Octopus: The Long Reach of the International Sicilian Mafia
Simon & Schuster, 1991 - 384 pagine
A shocking expose of how the Sicilian Mafia uses financial influence and ruthless violence to control the international narcotics trade. "The most definitive work yet published on the transformation of the old bootlegging and gambling Mafia into a multinational conglomerate".--The Washington Times.
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The perceived wisdom from then on was that the Mafia was not a secret society,
but a peculiarly Sicilian way of life: a "mental affinity," a "point of view," a "frame of
mind." In any event, the Mafia purportedly had nothing to do with America.
The real Mafia, a startlingly dangerous secret society, grew visible for the first
time. ... Sicilians directly responsible to Palermo occupy several of the American
Mafia's exclusive enclaves, and poach all over its criminal preserves. For the ...
Sicilian Mafia (Octopus): Allies and, 55-57 American Mafia compared with, 44—
45, 80 American Mafia's communication ban with, 80, 89 American Mafia's need
for, 53, 88-89 American Mafia's secret agreement with, 35, 81-86, 88-90, 92, 96, ...
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Four years of exhaustive research in police records, court documents, and other archives has convinced Sterling, author of Terror Network ( LJ 3/15/81), that the Mafia operates a massive conspiracy ... Leggi recensione completa