Men of dishonor: inside the Sicilian Mafia : an account of Antonino Calderone

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Morrow, 1993 - Political Science - 285 pages
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A Sicilian mafia boss for 20 years, Don Antonio Calderone's sensational confessions in 1992 brought about the 1993 capture of Toto Riina, the Sicilian "boss of all bosses". Calderone's revelations are the first behind-the-scenes glimpse of the Cosa Nostra--the real Mafia. Photos.

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It's always astounding to read a mafioso talk about being a man of honor and drawing fine lines distinguishing his actions and those of others. The clearest message for me was the brutality of ... Read full review

MEN OF DISHONOR: The First Inside Account of the Sicilian Mafia

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First-person confessions by Antonino Calderone of his years in the Sicilian underworld, as recorded by Arlacchi (Sociology/Univ. of Florence; The Mafia Business, 1986). Calderone began as a lowly ... Read full review


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