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Author Rafael, Tony.

Title The Mexican Mafia / Tony Rafael
Edition First edition
Published New York : Encounter Books, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 372 pages) : illustrations
Summary It has been called the most dangerous gang in American history. In Los Angeles alone it is responsible for over 100 homicides per year. Although it has fewer than 300 members, it controls a 40,000-strong street army that is eager to advance its agenda. It waves the flag of the Black Hand and its business is murder. Although known on the streets for over fifty years, the Mexican Mafia has flown under the radar of public awareness and has flourished beneath a deep cover of secrecy. Members are forbidden even to acknowledge its existence. For the first time in its history, the Mexican Mafia is no
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Subject Mexican Mafia (Gang)
Gangs -- California -- Los Angeles.
Mexican American criminals -- California -- Los Angeles.
Organized crime investigation -- California -- Los Angeles.
Prison gangs -- California.
Genre/Form Computer network resources
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007008530
ISBN 1594032734