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The honoured society

the secret history of Italy"s most powerful Mafia

by Petra Reski

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • "Ndrangheta,
  • Mafia,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    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.

    Edition Notes

    Translated from the German.

    StatementPetra Reski ; translated by Shaun Whiteside
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6453.I83 N3713 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 282 pages ;
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26614967M
    ISBN 101848871341, 184887135X
    ISBN 109781848871342, 9781848871359
    LC Control Number2012451577
    OCLC/WorldCa782998117


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