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Merico, Marisa 1970-

Works: 5 works in 30 publications in 6 languages and 464 library holdings
Genres: Biography  True crime stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV6453, 364.1060854
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Publications about Marisa Merico
Publications by Marisa Merico
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Most widely held works by Marisa Merico
Maffiaprinses by Marisa Merico( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Autobiografie van een Britse vrouw die als dochter van een Milanese maffialeider trouwde met diens rechterhand en later in verschillende Italiaanse en Engelse gevangenissen belandde wegens het witwassen van geld
Mafia princess by Marisa Merico( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Marisa Merico, the daughter of one of Italy's most notorious Mafia Godfathers, was dazzled by her father, Emilio DiGiovine. To her he was all powerful, sophisticated and loving; to the rest of the world he was staggeringly ruthless. Marisa knew her father would do anything for her, but she hadn't expected just how much he would ask in return. Born to an English mother, Marisa turned her back on her quiet life in Blackpool to join her charming father, Emilio DiGiovine, who had spent years trying to tempt her back to Italy. Arriving in Milan, Marisa had no idea she was returning to the heart of one of the most notorious drugs, arms and money laundering empires in the world. At first her father shielded her from the family operations and Marisa was overwhelmed by the attention and gifts he lavished on her. But soon the temptation of a new recruit was too great and Marisa was drawn ever deeper into the family's sinister and brutal regime, witnessing things she was too scared to believe. The day she eloped with her father's chief henchman was the day her father decided she was ready to be initiated into the true nature of the family business. Suddenly Marisa saw there was no limit to what he would expect her to do for him. She knew it was wrong, she knew she had to get out, but she had no idea how she could break the sacred Coda Nostra ' and survive. Marisa's extraordinarily story is the most powerful portrayal of a Mafia family to emerge in recent years. It's the perfect balance of shocking violence, dangerous betrayals and enduring love
L'intoccabile by Marisa Merico( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Italian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Mafia Princess : Ich war skrupellos. Ich brach das Gesetz. Ich gehörte zur Familie by Marisa Merico( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Hauptbeschreibung Marisa Merico, einzige Tochter des Clan-Chefs Emilio DiGiovine, war 17, als sie ihren Vater kennen lernte. Sie war in England aufgewachsen, die Kindheit im Schoße der Mafia lag weit zurück. Marisa besuchte ihren Vater im Gefängnis - und verfiel der Sogkraft der Cosa Nostra, dem Leben im unermesslichen Reichtum, der Idee der Prinzessin im eigenen Reich. Sie heiratete Bruno Merico, die rechte Hand ihres Vaters, und wurde zur Mittäterin, schmuggelte Waffen, Geld und Drogen. Bis sie in einem spektakulären Prozess verurteilt wurde und beschloss auszusteigen. Ihr Leben verbindet ec
Alternative Names
Di Giovine, Maria Elena Marisa.
Di Giovine, Maria Elena Marisa 1970-
English (13)
German (5)
Polish (5)
Italian (2)
Dutch (2)
Serbian (1)
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