Vinnie Teresa's Mafia. Vincent Teresa, Thomas C. Renner.

Vinnie Teresa's Mafia

Doubleday, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. First edition/printing. Fine in near fine dust jacket with a couple very minor flaws. Hardcover. 201 pp. A first perosn account of life of an informer hunted by the Mafia. Teresa's second mob expose books, this work includes stories that could not previously be told---what it means to be a "made" man and the secret ritual of becoming one; the mob's attitude toward blacks; how prosecution mistakes allowed Meyer Lansky to escape conviction, etc. His testimony led to the conviction of more than 50 criminals and, with a half-million dollar contract on his head, he entered the witness protection program in 1971 and died of natural causes in 1990. Fine / near fine. Item #E21025
ISBN: 9780385050500

Price: $45.00

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