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EAN-139780061744662   EAN-13 barcode 9780061744662
Product NameThe Butcher: Anatomy Of A Mafia Psychopath
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
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SKU9780061744662
Price New8.00 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used1.96 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.76 inches    (convert)
Height8 inches    (convert)
Length5.31 inches    (convert)
Weight8.96 ounces    (convert)
AuthorPhilip Carlo
Page Count336
BindingPaperback
Published10/19/2010
FeaturesWilliam Morrow Paperbacks
Long Description

The New York Times bestselling author of Gaspipe and The Ice Man, Phillip Carlo returns with a hair-raising portrait of arguably the most depraved psychopath in the history of the Mafia, mob enforcer Tommy “Karate” Pitera. The Butcher tells the riveting true story of a hit man who loved his work too much—a maniac believed responsible for more than sixty remarkably brutal murders—whom even organized crime’s most cold-blooded assassins feared. Another riveting journey into the darkest corners of the underworld, Carlo’s The Butcher is destined to be a true crime classic alongside Wiseguys by Nicholas Pileggi and Underboss by Peter Maas.

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