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The Resource Suburra, Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar

Suburra, Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar

Label
Suburra
Title
Suburra
Statement of responsibility
Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
"Suburra takes a deep dive into a politically and financially corrupt contemporary Italy, where a mighty local crime family, the Mafia, corrupt politicians, and new rabid criminal elements battle each other for control of a glittering prize--control over a multibillion dollar development twenty miles from the Italian capital. During the final days of Silvio Berlusconi's reign, a massive development proposal that will turn the depressed coastal settlement of Ostia into a gambling paradise, a Las Vegas on the Mediterranean, is winding its way through the Italian legislature thanks to the sponsorship of politicians in the pay of crime syndicates. It's business as usual in the Italian capital. Or so it seems. A vicious gang of local thugs loyal to nobody but themselves is insisting on a bigger cut than agreed upon. The Mafia and their political puppets aren't going to back down without a fight."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
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1967-
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Bonini, Carlo
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1956-
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  • De Cataldo, Giancarlo
  • Shugaar, Antony
Series statement
World noir
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  • Rome (Italy)
  • Political corruption
  • Organized crime
  • Corruption
  • Italy
Label
Suburra, Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Suburra
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn962436853
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
521 pages
Isbn
9781609454074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)962436853
Label
Suburra, Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
Publication
Note
Translation of: Suburra
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn962436853
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
521 pages
Isbn
9781609454074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)962436853

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