+612 9045 4394
A Complete History of The Mafia - Jo Durden Smith

A Complete History of The Mafia


Published: 1st January 2001
In Stock. Ships in 1-2 business days from Australia
RRP $39.99

Organised crime is perhaps the most infamous phenomenon of our time.

From Al Capone, who boldly claimed his bootlegging activities were a public service, to the flamboyant Teflon Don, John Gotti, the criminals of the underworld have garnered headlines and captured our imagination with their lavish and violent lifestyles.

A Complete History of The Mafia presents and exciting and accessible introduction to the mob's most influential perpetrators and personalities - their crimes, schemes, hangouts and their unique culture and jargon. It also provides and in-depth history of the role of the mafia in Sicily and America.

For anyone who wants to know the truth about organised crime and understands the violent forces the have shaped it over the last century, this book is an indispensable guide.

ISBN: 9781848588882
ISBN-10: 1848588887
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st January 2001
Dimensions (cm): 25.5 x 19  x 2