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AuthorHouse, 2008 - True Crime - 540 pages
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Seldom, if ever, has a writer been given access to a former major drug dealer in the Mafia underworld and three generations of family members that followed. After nearly two years of interviews and subsequent research, it has been discovered that a close relative of the family was one of the most powerful figures in the Mafia from the 1940s to the mid 1990s, yet his identity until now has never been revealed. He was the consigliere for all of the American Mafia. The book tells in detail the life and times of a family who escaped the threat of Fascism in Sicily at the turn of the century and the rise of one of the children to a major figure in the Mob. Another sibling returned from a tragic life in an orphanage only to become an adept criminal. He ultimately spent twenty years off and on in prison with the Whos Who of the Mafia, men who became friends and had secret stories to tell. After prison, he became one of the pioneers of Off Off Broadway in NYC and later was responsible for the regeneration of Little Italy in the Lower East Side of NYC. The book details the influence and protection afforded later generations of the family to this day. It offers a unique insight into the real life of people during this 100 year period. Myths about the Mob are disclosed and inaccuracies in the history of the Mafia are corrected. It is a very compelling epic true story. It is a book you will not be able to put down. Look on www.mafiasecretjudge.com for further details.
 

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The most inaccurate book I have ever read. Allen Click was Jimmy Hoffa attorney? Really!? Just one example of many inaccuracies.

Contents

Paulie becomes Paulie Lefty
64
The Key Players
73
Vito Genovese
108
Albert Anastasia
112
The War Years 18 Genovese and the War
117
Paulie and the War
119
Paulies stature grows
122
Lucky Dewey and the War
125
Sonny meets Gambino
290
Attempted hit on Costello
293
Murder of Albert Anastasia
297
Apalachin meeting
300
Paulies cover
308
Sonnys knowledge of law tested
311
Joe Valachi and La Cosa Nostra
316
The Quintessential Scam
322

Vitos mysterious amnesty
142
1943
147
Antonios Death
160
Boxing
170
The Heist
178
Sonny joins the Army
185
Sadie meets Tony
191
Tony and Sadie marry
196
1948
198
Paulie leaves Clinton
202
Paulie is back in business
205
Ziginette
212
The Card Box
222
Shylocks
224
Feast of San Gennaro
237
Las Vegas
238
Business in Cuba
245
The Kcfauvcr Hearings
253
Rub out of Moretti
255
Sonnys drug dealing and first bust
257
SonnyBetilloPrison
262
First term in Dannemora
269
Sonny in solitary
274
The learning years in prison
278
Vincent The Chin Gigante
282
The Chin to the rescue
285
Paulie the negotiator
287
Irving Younger
326
Sonnys time in Lewisburg
335
Professor and Sonny Red Indelicate
337
Jennifer and the fire
340
JFKs assassination Oswald Ruby and the Mob Connection
347
Robert Kennedy and his enemies
362
The Robert Kennedy Assassination
364
A New Life for One and an Epiphany for the Other 66 ABCTV
373
Off Off Broadway
377
Sally Burns is whacked
398
The Electric Circus
401
LIRA
403
Hoffa disappears
408
George Argendia
421
Changing of the Guard
425
The Next Generation
428
Leonora Giardano
433
Frankie Scalize Sr
441
Greenwood Lake
443
Frankie meets Leonora
446
Frankie Junior
450
The Mafia and Ethics
478
Recognition of Paulie Lefty
488
Conclusion
495
Bibliography
506
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