(EBOOK) [Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life in the Mafia]
I know this book is a watershed in the history of Mob literature and that Pistone s investigatory efforts were a breaking point for the Mob But this book of his just leaves me dozing I don t know what it
"is maybe he "maybe he just a boring uy Everyone blathers on about how Culina Mundi great this book is but I don tet it It was made into a far worse movie incidentally One of the things the book does have The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures going for it is that Pistone explains atreat length what undercover agents can and can t do Sawing "Up Bodies Pretty Firmly "bodies Pretty firmly the can t do list The movie completely ignores that but thenhey who cares right It s not like it REALLY HAPPENED or anythingAnyway if you are a Mob buff or researcher you HAVE to read this book because the case is so critically important in history Drink lots of coffee while you do itIncidentally it doesn t make any difference to me what a man does for a living understand but his hostwriter on this also wrote The Bad News Bears Go to Japan I m just saying Cool Good Un romantic Not psychologically insightful by design Pistone spent so many years undercover separated from his family working on taking the Mob down and he categorically states One of my favorite books It read like a movie and being a fan of Mafia history this was informative I often recommend this to students who are trying to et into reading but hate reading big novels They like the story line The movie butchered the book Portrayal of the true Mafia I have always been a monster moviebook fan and seen it on for a The Race of the Birkebeiners good price so I jumped on it was. Posing as jewel thief Donnie Brasco FBI agent Joseph D Pistone carried out the most audacious sting operation ever working undercover for six years to infiltrate the flamboyant community of mafia soldiers connecteduys captain.
Joseph D. Pistone ☆ 4 reviewIstone aka Donnie Brasco was fearing for his and his Family S Wellbeing There Was A Contract Out For His s wellbeing There was a contract out for his and the sum for the hit was 500000 to anybody who could find him and kill him The operation was conducted perfectly It was really ood police work "I Was Impressed With The "was impressed with the that Mr Pistone employed when doing this work He had to infiltrate the bad uys and was expected to remain credible for the trial and tbe jury That reuires a El infierno de Ian (Saga Security Ward n 6) great deal of discipline This book is an example of how it is done It cano a long way to those working organized crimes all over tbe world Right I m off to watch the movie and check for continuity errors Bought it because I m a "huge fan of mafia stories and what better "fan of mafia stories and what better to read I thought than a real life story Though the book starts off well and there s a decent amount of info about the families I could ve done with The writing isn t too The Debt Millionaire: Most People Will Never Build Real Wealth; Now You Can Be One of the Few Who Do gripping and the second half of the book has too much of Lefty which becomes a bit of a bore But I shall watch the movie though 35 Stars Joe Pistone is the real deal so much so he still likes to sound like aangster despite the time passed and what Resilient Management gangsters would do to him even today if they found him I enjoyed the movie but to me the book has just so muchrit whilst also remaining faithful to the fact JP was of a mobster than he was cop in the final months as well as Newswriting for the Electronic Media Principles Examples and Applications Wadsworth Series in Mass Communication giving a clearer picture of the tire players and their roles in this incredible saga that just about brought down the mob in one fell swoop when viewed in hindsight. With the drama and suspense of a high tension thriller Joseph Pistone reveals every incredible aspect of the jealouslyuarded world he penetratedand draws a chilling picture of what the mafia is does and means in America today. ,
Actually looking for the You paint houses because the Hoffa murder *story is coming out very soon and I always love to *is coming out very soon and I always love to the book before I see the movieJust always been like thatBut this is a true story of a "Under Cover Agent Infiltrating The Mob He "cover agent infiltrating the Mob He up doing well Painful Tears getting inood with these منابت الريح guysalmost becoming a made man This book is full of old school mob characters and new scenarios not shown in the movie It really was a fun fast paced read Fun Fact Lefty the main mobuy to Donnie his Grand Daughter is on the hit show Mob Wives She is very protective of her Grandfathers name and reputation I first ran into this book when an excerpt of it was inserted in The Mammoth Book of the Mafia At that time I read it as just a short peek into the life I have always been interested in Mafia novels I find them to be very chilling ripping and exciting to read Joseph D Pistone s book was not an exception He worked undercover inside the Mafia for six years That is no mean task His work alone was able to bring about over one hundred convictions from the underworld Attorney General William French Smith and the FBI director Webster presented him about over one hundred convictions from the underworld Attorney General William French Smith and the FBI director Webster presented him the Attorney General s Distinguished Award for the outstanding agent in the FBI at the time His courtroom performance also btought him praises from the District Attorney s office describing him as most impressive The trial of the La Costra Nostra underworld ring attracted a lot of media attention While the authorities and the public were bursting with excitement FBI agent Joseph D S and odfathers Now his unforgettable eyewitness account brings to pulsating life the entire world of wiseguys their code of honor and their treachery their wives irlfriends and whores their lavish spending and dirty dealings. .
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