Octopus: The Long Reach of the International Sicilian Mafia

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Simon & Schuster, 1991 - Political Science - 384 pages
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A shocking expose of how the Sicilian Mafia uses financial influence and ruthless violence to control the international narcotics trade. "The most definitive work yet published on the transformation of the old bootlegging and gambling Mafia into a multinational conglomerate".--The Washington Times.

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Four years of exhaustive research in police records, court documents, and other archives has convinced Sterling, author of Terror Network ( LJ 3/15/81), that the Mafia operates a massive conspiracy ... Read full review

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AcknOwledgments
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Prologue
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The View from Palermo
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