The Resource Gotti's rules: : the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia, George Anastasia, (electronic resource)

Gotti's rules: : the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia, George Anastasia, (electronic resource)

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Gotti's rules: : the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia
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Gotti's rules:
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the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia
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George Anastasia
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eng
Summary
The notorious Gotti family is the stuff of mob legend. The "Dapper Don," John Gotti Sr., and his son John A. "Junior" Gotti ran New York's powerful Gambino crime family and were well known for their flamboyant style and brutal ways, an image perpetuated in popular Mafia mythology. John Alite, a mob hit man, associate, and close friend of the Gottis, has a very different story to tell. An Albanian-American from Queens, Alite was an unlikely ally to the Gottis and the Italian mob, but with his street smarts he was eventually recruited to be Junior Gotti's protector and muscle. For decades Alite worked as a thug, drug dealer, and murderer for Junior Gotti and his infamous father. Although he reaped the benefits of working under the powerful mob figure, Alite discovered firsthand that the legendary American Mafia-an organization that claimed to be built on honor and loyalty-was nothing more than a faȧde for the hypocritical, manipulative, and greedy criminals like the Gottis who ran it. Following a harrowing sentence in a Brazilian prison (a system considered among the worst in the world), Alite was extradited to the United States in 2006 and agreed to help the feds put Gotti Jr. and his fearsome crime family behind bars. No one was better placed as an informant than Alite-the man who knew the real truth about the Gotti family. The Gotti family's startling story has never been fully told until now. In Gotti's Rules, veteran true-crime writer and prize-winning reporter George Anastasia gains unprecedented access to the Gotti crime family's stories and secrets, including its fascinating "Gotti Rules" of leadership. Based on extensive FBI files and exclusive interviews with insiders and experts, particularly former insider John Alite, Anastasia's unparalleled access demystifies the infamous Gotti family and its larger-than-life legend and provides irrefutable proof of shocking allegations against Gotti Jr. that have never before been confirmed. Filled with eye-opening revelations and insider detail, and illustrated with photographs, Gotti's Rules is a shocking and fascinating account of the violent rise and fall of the modern American mob
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Midwest
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Anastasia, George
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364.1092/27471
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other
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Narrated by Joe Barrett
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  • Barrett, Joe
  • hoopla digital
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  • Alite, John
  • Gotti, John Angelo
  • Gotti, John
  • Mafia
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adult
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Gotti's rules: : the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia, George Anastasia, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 27 min.))
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  • online
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9780062372369
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Gotti's rules: : the story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the demise of the American Mafia, George Anastasia, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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MWT11589019
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 27 min.))
File format
unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9780062372369
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11589019
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11589019
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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