DOUBLE CROSS The Story of the Man Who Controlled America.

Author: Giancana (Sam & Chuck)
Year: 1992
Publisher: Macdonald
Edition Details: 1st UK Edn.
Book Condition: F/F
ISBN: 9780356208664
Price: 10.00
Hardback. 1st UK Edn. The complete Giancana saga. It began in Chicago during the violent years of Prohibition where Sam 'Mooney' Giancana served as hitman and wheelman for Al Capone, participated in the St. Valentine's Day massacre and murdered scores of men before he was 20yrs. old. The book tells how he became a major Hollywood financier + candid and illuminating disclosures of his contact with the CIA and Kennedy family. How Giancana and his mobster colleagues collaborated with the CIA in Cuba, the Vatican, the Middle East and South East Asia + much, much more. Chuck is the brother of Sam 'Mooney' Giancana. Sam is the son of Chuck and godson of 'Mooney'. Illus. + Index. 366pp. lge. 8vo h/back. Review copy with loosely inserted slip. Also includes, (loosely inserted), the typed draft (A4 double-sided) of a scathing review of the book, written by former Det. Chief Supt. Leonard 'Nipper' Read dated 24th March 1992 - unsigned, although the book is from 'Nipper' Read's library. F. in F. dw. A fairly heavy book which may require additional postage if shipped overseas.

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