Donnie Brasco: my undercover life in the Mafia

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New American Library, Jan 1, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 373 pages
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Posing as jewel thief "Donnie Brasco", F.B.I. Special Agent Joseph D. Pistone immersed himself for over six years in the criminal underground from New York to California, Wisconsin to Florida. Here is that story--a unique portrait of life inside the Mafia. 8-page photo insert.

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Donnie Brasco

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Author Pistone narrates this thrilling account of his own experiences as an undercover FBI agent who successfully infiltrated the dangerous world of the Mafia. During a six-year period in the 1970s ... Read full review

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Great book, great story and a great movie to compliment it. This book shows what the true inner workings of a working class mob guy is like. Read full review



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Pistone was an undercover FBI agent for more than 20 years, and undertook the longest, deepest, and most successful penetration into the U.S. Mafia ever, resulting in more than 100 convictions.

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