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The Resource Blood brotherhoods : the rise of the Italian mafias, John Dickie

Blood brotherhoods : the rise of the Italian mafias, John Dickie

Label
Blood brotherhoods : the rise of the Italian mafias
Title
Blood brotherhoods
Title remainder
the rise of the Italian mafias
Statement of responsibility
John Dickie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Sicilian mafia, or Cosa Nostra, is far from being Italy's only dangerous criminal fraternity. The south of the country hosts two other major mafias: the camorra, from Naples and its hinterland; and the 'ndrangheta, the mafia from the poor and isolated region of Calabria that has now risen to become the most powerful mob of all. Each of these brotherhoods has its own methods, its own dark rituals, its own style of ferocity and corruption. Their early history is little known; indeed some of it has been entirely shrouded in myth and silence. Until now
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickie, John,
Dewey number
364.106
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Camorra
  • Organised crime
  • 'Ndrangheta
  • Mafia
Label
Blood brotherhoods : the rise of the Italian mafias, John Dickie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047142595
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
434 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780340963937
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)712125751
Label
Blood brotherhoods : the rise of the Italian mafias, John Dickie
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047142595
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
434 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780340963937
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)712125751

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