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The Resource Deal with the devil : the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer, Peter Lance

Deal with the devil : the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer, Peter Lance

Label
Deal with the devil : the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer
Title
Deal with the devil
Title remainder
the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer
Statement of responsibility
Peter Lance
Title variation
  • 666
  • Deal with the devil
  • Six six six
Title variation remainder
the FBI agent, the mob killer, and the bloody alliance the feds couldnt hide
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lance draws on three decades of once secret FBI files to tell the definitive story of Greg Scarpa Sr., a.k.a. the "Grim Reaper," a Mafia capo who "stopped counting" after 50 murders, while secretly betraying a crime family as an informant for the FBI.--From publisher's description
Summary
Documents the story of the FBI scandal involving organized crime agent R. Lindley DeVecchio, relating how he shared information with Mafia contacts that led to three murders, and describes the Justice Department's attempt to cover up his crimes
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
337705
Cataloging source
IEB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lance, Peter
Dewey number
  • 363.25092
  • 363.25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HV7911.D488
LC item number
L36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scarpa, Gregory
  • DeVecchio, Lin
  • DeVecchio, Lin
  • Scarpa, Gregory
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Political corruption
  • Organized crime
  • Mafia
  • Police
  • Employees
  • Mafia
  • Organized crime
  • Police
  • Political corruption
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the FBI agent, the mob killer, and the bloody alliance the feds couldn't hide
Label
Deal with the devil : the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer, Peter Lance
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 555-634) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The kiss of death -- A true Machiavelli -- Hitting the boss -- The Special goes south -- Sinatra, Capote, and the Animal -- Agent provocateur -- God, the Mob, and the FBI -- Thirty days in forty-two years -- The Octopus -- Guns and rabbis -- The royal marriage -- Going to Hell for this -- Love collision -- Twenty grand a week -- Enter the Secret Service -- Death of a second son -- The case of cases -- I shot him a couple of times -- Murder on the overpass -- A connection by blood -- Rumblings of war -- Death by wire -- Brains, butcher, and bull -- Coup d'etat -- Pearl Harbor -- Go out and kill somebody -- The hit on Nicky Black -- Closing and reopening "34" -- Who's going to win this thing? -- Scarpa's war -- A gain of sand on Jones Beach -- Expecting to go home -- The OPR -- The dying declaration -- Burning a good cop -- Gaspipe's confession -- Insane mad-dog killer -- Organized crime and terrorism -- Junior's second sting -- The cover up virus -- Agent of death -- G-man sticks it to DA -- The son also rises -- Appendix A. The principal figures -- Appendix B. The marriage certificate of Gregory Scarpa and Lili Dajani -- Appendix C. Gregory Scarpa Sr.'s arrest record -- Appendix D. June 18, 1962, Airtel to J. Edgar Hoover debriefing of Gregory Scarpa Sr. -- Appendix E. The "Girlfriend 302" -- Appendix F. 302 from Scarpa Jr.'s sting of Ramzi Yousef -- Appendix G. Ramzi Yousef's "kite" from the Scarpa Jr.-Yousef sting -- Appendix H. Judge Reichbach's decision and order dismissing the DeVecchio case
Control code
958639
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 652 pages
Isbn
9780061455346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061455346
  • (OCoLC)854688393
Label
Deal with the devil : the FBI's secret thirty-year relationship with a Mafia killer, Peter Lance
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 555-634) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The kiss of death -- A true Machiavelli -- Hitting the boss -- The Special goes south -- Sinatra, Capote, and the Animal -- Agent provocateur -- God, the Mob, and the FBI -- Thirty days in forty-two years -- The Octopus -- Guns and rabbis -- The royal marriage -- Going to Hell for this -- Love collision -- Twenty grand a week -- Enter the Secret Service -- Death of a second son -- The case of cases -- I shot him a couple of times -- Murder on the overpass -- A connection by blood -- Rumblings of war -- Death by wire -- Brains, butcher, and bull -- Coup d'etat -- Pearl Harbor -- Go out and kill somebody -- The hit on Nicky Black -- Closing and reopening "34" -- Who's going to win this thing? -- Scarpa's war -- A gain of sand on Jones Beach -- Expecting to go home -- The OPR -- The dying declaration -- Burning a good cop -- Gaspipe's confession -- Insane mad-dog killer -- Organized crime and terrorism -- Junior's second sting -- The cover up virus -- Agent of death -- G-man sticks it to DA -- The son also rises -- Appendix A. The principal figures -- Appendix B. The marriage certificate of Gregory Scarpa and Lili Dajani -- Appendix C. Gregory Scarpa Sr.'s arrest record -- Appendix D. June 18, 1962, Airtel to J. Edgar Hoover debriefing of Gregory Scarpa Sr. -- Appendix E. The "Girlfriend 302" -- Appendix F. 302 from Scarpa Jr.'s sting of Ramzi Yousef -- Appendix G. Ramzi Yousef's "kite" from the Scarpa Jr.-Yousef sting -- Appendix H. Judge Reichbach's decision and order dismissing the DeVecchio case
Control code
958639
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 652 pages
Isbn
9780061455346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061455346
  • (OCoLC)854688393

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