Blood Brotherhoods is the enthralling new history of Italian organized crime by the author of the international bestseller Cosa Nostra.MAFIA
The Sicilian mafia, or Cosa Nostra, is far from being Italy's only dangerous criminal fraternity. The south of the country hosts two othe rmajor mafias: the camora from Naples and its hinterland; and the 'ndrangheta, the mafia from the poor and isolated region of Calabra that has now risen to become the most powerful mob of all. Blood Brotherhoods charts the birth and rise of all three of Italy's mafias. It blends ground breaking archival research, passionate narrative and shrewd historical analysis to bring Italy's unique criminal ecosystem, and the three terrifying criminal brotherhoods that evolved within it, to life on the page.