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Chin : the life and crimes of mafia boss Vincent Gigante

Author: Larry McShane
Publisher: New York, NY : Kensington Books, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Kensington hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"This is the story of Vincent Louis Gigante, the Genovese Family crime overlord who ruled a sprawling criminal empire for a quarter century with an iron--and deadly--fist. Vinnie "Chin" Gigante displayed signs of insanity that stunned the public, stymied the police and the FBI, and secured his power for decades. Was he really crazy? Or crazy like a fox?"--Provided by Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Vincent Gigante; Vincent Gigante
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry McShane
ISBN: 9781617739217 1617739219
OCLC Number: 920818323
Description: 314 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Larry McShane.

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"This is the story of Vincent Louis Gigante, the Genovese Family crime overlord who ruled a sprawling criminal empire for a quarter century with an iron--and deadly--fist. Vinnie "Chin" Gigante displayed signs of insanity that stunned the public, stymied the police and the FBI, and secured his power for decades. Was he really crazy? Or crazy like a fox?"--Provided by Amazon.com.

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