Accardo: The Genuine Godfather

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D.I. Fine, 1995 - Criminals - 484 pages
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The definitive work on the most powerful mob boss anytime, anywhere, by the most decorated agent in the history of the FBI, who played "a vital role in the bureau's involvement in organized crime investigations" (William H. Webster, former FBI Director).

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User Review  - Melkor81205 - LibraryThing

Finally there is a book about the man that was the driving force behind the Chicago Outfit.While Sam Giancana has the fame and if often credited as being the Outfit's boss in the 60's, little is ... Read full review

ACCARDO: The Genuine Godfather

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A well-padded but quite readable history of Tony Accardo, the gangster who got his start as Al Capone's bodyguard and rose to rule over the Chicago mob until his death of natural causes in 1992 ... Read full review

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