I´m gonna make him an offer he can´t refuse
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First published in 1969 „The Godfather“ is still an outstanding book about the Mafia. The film adaptation by Francis Ford Coppola starring Marlon Brando and Al Pacino is worth seeing as well. (See also: Dickie, Cosa Nostra)
The Godfather Multivoice Presentation
The Godfather is an extraordinary novel which has become a modern day classic. Puzo pulls us inside the violent society of the Mafia and its gang wars.The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to gain and hold power. His command post is a fortress on Long Island from which he presides over a vast underground empire that includes the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions. His influence runs through all levels of American society, from the cop on the beat to the nation's mighty.Mario Puzo, a master storyteller, introduces us to unforgettable characters, and the elements of this world explode to life in this violent and impassioned chronicle.