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Peter Maas brings us as never before into the innermost sanctums of the Cosa Nostra as if we were there ourselves a sec Jeez what an evil bastard this guy is Murdered several of his friends a bunch of strangers and even his brother in law just because somebody told him to Claims it was to honor his oath to the Cosa Nostra Seems he had a change of heart when it came time for him to face life in prison Worked out okay though because it got John Gotti and a bunch of other bad guys out of circulation I wouldn't put much faith in the veracity of his story but it is still a fascinating read

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UnderbossRet underworld of power lust greed betrayal and deception with the specter of violent death always waiting in the wings I don't think I'm Robin Hood I think I'm a gangster I think I'm somebody with a very very limited education and I fought and kicked and punched and did the best I could to get ahead I dealt with the reality that someday I will probably be killed or go to fucking jail and I lived with that reality all my life That's the life I chose That's the road I took Sammy the Bull GravanoAlthough I am intrigued by the Mafia Goodfellas is my favorite movie after all I am by no means an expert and it's not a subject I seek out to study as I do say the Marx Brothers or the Manson family to name two So I have to admit the only reason I finally picked up this book some 14 years after its release is the recent VH1 reality series Mob Wives Mob Wives features two trophy mob wives Drita and Carla and two mob daughters Renee and Karen Karen is Karen Gravano Sammy's daughter He must hate HATE her participation in the show since he claims that John Gotti's love of the limelight a betrayal of the Cosa Nostra ideal of a secret brotherhood is the main reason he Gravano decided to turn FBI informant This book will feel pleasingly familiar to anyone who's ever watched Goodfellas or any mafia movie Gravano makes for an engaging thug of a storyteller and Peter Maas fleshes out the details and shapes the narrative very well So many events relating to this story have occurred since its publication the death of John Gotti in prison Sammy's re incarceration for running an ecstasy ring the further glorificationglamorizationexploitation of mafia life on television in the form of shows such as Mob Wives and Growing Up Gotti I loved that one too that it begs for an update I would gladly read one

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EPUB å MOBI Underboss î Ù PETER MAAS Ù Sammy the Bull Gravano is the highest ranking member of the Mafia in America ever to defeat In telling Gravano's story Peter Maas brings us as never before into the innermost sanctums of the Cosa Nostra as if we were there ourselves a secret underworld of power lust greed betrayal andSammy the Bull Gravano is the highest ranking member of the Mafia in America ever to defeat In telling Gravano's story i have personal experience with sammy the bull this is rather INCREDIBLE; but it is the truth i was on the grand jury that indicted sammy the bull in arizona about eight years ago i was never supposed to tell that fact; it was supposed to remain confidential information; the Court told me that; but it was so long ago now that i don't think it really matters if i spill those beans besides how many people are going to find this out about me because of this goodreads review? maybe only one my niece rachel i HOPE rachel is not unsuspectingly connected anyway the book was totally fascinating to me because I had been on the jury that indicted him also peter maas is an excellent writer; he was one of my dad's favorites i also have been a little fascinated with The Mob EVEN BEFORE i was on the grand jury that had sammy gravano as a defendant i mean The Mob although not folks i want to hang out with certainly are an interesting bunch