Fighting the Mafia and Renewing Sicilian Culture

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Encounter Books, Sep 1, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 222 pages
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Fighting the Mafia is his dramatic tale of witness and survival, of his effort to expose Mafia infiltration of the highest levels of Italy's national politics, and of the movement he helped build-in the schools and churches, and at the ballot box-to recapture Sicilian culture and inspire a renaissance of democracy.
 

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The mayor of Palermo, Sicily's capital, Orlando is well qualified to tell the story of the fight against the Mafia in Italy, having been involved in Sicilian politics for well over 20 years. Even ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
CHAPTER 1
9
CHAPTER 2
31
CHAPTER 3
45
CHAPTER 4
59
CHAPTER 5
79
CHAPTER 6
91
CHAPTER 7
111
CHAPTER 9
141
CHAPTER 10
155
CHAPTER 11
167
CHAPTER 12
179
CHAPTER 13
201
Acknowledgments
213
Index
215
Copyright

CHAPTER 8
129

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Lueluca Orlando is mayor of Palermo, Italy.

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