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The godfather

Author: Mario Puzo
Publisher: New York, Putnam [1969]
Series: Best seller library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Novel delves into the operation of the Cosa Nostre by focusing on Mafia leader Vito Corleone and his underworld domain.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999.
Godfather.
New York, Putnam [1969]
(OCoLC)576470108
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mario Puzo
ISBN: 0399103422 9780399103421
OCLC Number: 193005
Description: 446 pages 22 cm.
Series Title: Best seller library.
Responsibility: Mario Puzo.

Abstract:

Novel delves into the operation of the Cosa Nostre by focusing on Mafia leader Vito Corleone and his underworld domain.

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best-book

by KARTHIK_GMAIL (WorldCat user published 2007-05-10) Excellent Permalink
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Cultures and Organized Crime

by proflibrarian (WorldCat user published 2008-06-04) Very Good Permalink
According to The Mafia Encyclopedia (2nd ed.; by Carl Sitakis who quotes from an organized crime boss, J. Bonanno; p. 159), The Godfather is about "family ... and ... honor" rather than about the mafia, thus explaining the popularity of the novel. Bonnano continues in his autobiography: "It portrayed...
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Mafia, the Godfather

by Chomyungdae (WorldCat user published 2009-02-21) Excellent Permalink

삼십년전에 이 책을 읽었을 때의 충격은 대단했다. 첫 페이지부터 손을 놓을 수 없게 만든 책이었다. 페이지가 넘어감에 따라서 독자들은 마피아 세계의 조직범죄에 노출된다. 말로 표현하기 힘든 이태리 시실리섬에서 자라난 폭력이 있다. 그러나 이 책은 그 폭력뿐만아니라 가족, 명예, 지역사회, 우정, 존경 등도 잘 표현해주고 있다.

 

 

 

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