Douglas Johnson, 6 October 1983
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Gollancz, 260 pp., £8.95, September 1983, 0 575 03351 7Show More
A Man of Honour: The Autobiography of a Godfather by Joseph Bonnano and Sergio Lalli.
Deutsch, 416 pp., £9.95, September 1983, 0 233 97609 4Show More
The Biggest Game in Town by A. Alvarez.
Deutsch, 186 pp., £8.95, September 1983, 0 233 97521 7Show More
“... Mafia as it has existed in the United States than as it has existed in Sicily. But according to Joseph Bonnano (known, not always to his pleasure, as Joe Bananas), most of what we have been told – whether as a result of the official inquiries of such people as Senator Kefauver, or in terms of the revelations of Joe Valachi or the imaginings of film ...”