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Gale Catalog - American Decades Primary Sources - 1920-1929 - 9780787665906

Gale Catalog - American Decades Primary Sources - 1920-1929 - 9780787665906 | american mafia 1920s | Scoop.it
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vocabulary

vocabulary for american mafia 1920

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vocabulary 

facia bruta: ugly face something you call someone you dont like 

CW: FBI shorthand for co-operating witness

action:a bet that bookie writes and for which you pay him

agita: anxiety,edginess,an upset stomach

cafone:a peasant or lower-class

capo:the family membe who leads a crew short for capodecina

borgata:an arganized crime family 

che bruta:how ugly you are 

che peccato:what a pity

chiacchierone:chatterbox

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John Gotti Biography

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Explore the crime file of notorious mobster John 'Teflon Don' Gotti, the Boss of the New York City Gambino crime family, on Biography.com...
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The Mafia in the United States

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The American Mafia rose to power in the first part of the 20th century and has since been involved in a range of illegal activities.
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