Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Publication Date: June 13, 2015
Binding: Kobo eBook
Mass media represented the Maffia as a sort of universal Evil, the octopus that controls all criminal activities: from drug to arms trafficking and now even radioactive isotopes and trafficking in human beings. In reality, the Sicilian Mafia can be considered a winning model of Organized Crime due to its complexity and long-standing role in society. Take care against stereotypes that always see the octopus' tentacles everywhere. And it's true. The octopus' tentacles are everywhere, from the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate, so all the way to an ordinary hotel maid...
The Author Bio: Dario Ford has Master's Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He is married with two kids - twins and living in Rome, Italy. Now, he is a Ph.D. candidate.