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The Resource Operation family secrets : how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family, Frank Calabrese, Jr. ; with Keith & Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian

Operation family secrets : how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family, Frank Calabrese, Jr. ; with Keith & Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian

Label
Operation family secrets : how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family
Title
Operation family secrets
Title remainder
how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family
Statement of responsibility
Frank Calabrese, Jr. ; with Keith & Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian
Title variation
Operation family secrets
Title variation remainder
how a mobsters son and the FBI brought down Chicagos murderous crime family
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While in prison with his father, Frank Calabrese Sr., on racketeering charges, Frank Jr, a former member of the Chicago crime syndicate known as the Outfit, offered to help the FBI keep his father in prison for life by testifying against him. Now in the federal witness protection program and living in an undisclosed location, Frank Jr. gives an insider's view of the Outfit and how he helped expose its crimes
Summary
The son of mobster Frank Calabrese describes the violent world he endured before deciding to work with the FBI to shut down the family syndicate, recounting the months he worked as an undercover insider to collect evidence for dozens of murders
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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384753
Cataloging source
DLC
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Calabrese, Frank
Dewey number
  • 364.1092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1953-
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  • Zimmerman, Keith
  • Zimmerman, Kent
  • Pompian, Paul
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True
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  • Calabrese, Frank
  • Gangsters
  • Murderers
Target audience
adult
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how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family
Label
Operation family secrets : how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family, Frank Calabrese, Jr. ; with Keith & Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Family secrets -- The patch and Grand & Ogden -- Who wouldn't love a guy like that? -- Like father, like son? -- Fast with his hands -- The art of blending in -- Outfit reign of terror -- Frankie and Johnny's -- A white flash and a burst of heat -- Keep things in the family -- Philly beans -- The boys out West -- Killing of the Zhivagos -- Oh no, not you! -- How bad could it be? -- Scared cow -- Set up for a fall -- Florida -- I took the money -- The thousand yard stare -- Busted -- College with guns -- The MCC -- A chance to step up -- Two choices, neither one good -- The moment I sent it-- -- Scarpe grande -- The wire -- My father's executioner -- Three secret lives -- The changing streets -- A royal pain in the ... back -- Pandora's box -- Life on the squad -- The terrible towel -- What happened to my father? -- The trial stage -- Broken code -- The road to justice -- I keep thinking this is a dream -- The umbrella effect
Control code
ocn642842987
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 323 p.
Isbn
9780307717726
Lccn
2010028174
System control number
(OCoLC)642842987
Label
Operation family secrets : how a mobster's son and the FBI brought down Chicago's murderous crime family, Frank Calabrese, Jr. ; with Keith & Kent Zimmerman and Paul Pompian
Publication
Contents
Family secrets -- The patch and Grand & Ogden -- Who wouldn't love a guy like that? -- Like father, like son? -- Fast with his hands -- The art of blending in -- Outfit reign of terror -- Frankie and Johnny's -- A white flash and a burst of heat -- Keep things in the family -- Philly beans -- The boys out West -- Killing of the Zhivagos -- Oh no, not you! -- How bad could it be? -- Scared cow -- Set up for a fall -- Florida -- I took the money -- The thousand yard stare -- Busted -- College with guns -- The MCC -- A chance to step up -- Two choices, neither one good -- The moment I sent it-- -- Scarpe grande -- The wire -- My father's executioner -- Three secret lives -- The changing streets -- A royal pain in the ... back -- Pandora's box -- Life on the squad -- The terrible towel -- What happened to my father? -- The trial stage -- Broken code -- The road to justice -- I keep thinking this is a dream -- The umbrella effect
Control code
ocn642842987
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 323 p.
Isbn
9780307717726
Lccn
2010028174
System control number
(OCoLC)642842987

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