By Joe Giordano

ISBN-10: 1941861083

ISBN-13: 9781941861080

What turns the light suggest, and the suggest brutal? The thirst for wealth? The call for for recognize? Vying for a lady? Birds of Passage recollects the Italian immigration event on the flip of the twentieth-century whilst New York’s streets have been paved with violence and disappointment.

Leonardo Robustelli leaves Naples in 1905 to hunt his fortune. Carlo Mazzi devoted homicide and escaped. Azzura Medina is an American of Italian mom and dad. She’s formidable yet strictly managed through her mom. Leonardo and Carlo vie for her affection. Azzura, Leonardo, and Carlo confront con males, Tammany corridor politicians, the longshoreman’s union, Camorra clans, Black Hand extortion, and the Tombs prison.

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