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Written by ROBERTO SAVIANO

Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages

Publisher: Verso

On Sale: 01/17/2017

Price: $16.95

ISBN: 978-1-784-78652-6

Gomorrah, Roberto Saviano’s 2006 exposé of Naples’s Camorra mafia, was an international bestseller and became an award-winning film. But the death threats that followed forced the author into hiding. Saviano was ostracized by his countrymen and went on the run, changing his location every few months and compelled to keep perpetual company with his bodyguards. To this day, he lives in an undisclosed location.

The loneliness of the fugitive life informs all the essays in Beauty and...

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THE MEXICAN DRUG LORDS AND THEIR GODFATHERS
Written by ANABEL HERNANDEZ
Introduction by ROBERTO SAVIANO
Translator IAIN BRUCE, LORNA SCOTT FOX

Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages

Publisher: Verso

On Sale: 09/09/2014

Price: $19.95

ISBN: 978-1-781-68296-8

The product of five years’ investigative reporting, the subject of intense national controversy, and the source of death threats that forced the National Human Rights Commission to assign two full-time bodyguards to its author, Anabel Hernández, Narcoland has been a publishing and political sensation in Mexico.

The definitive history of the drug cartels, Narcoland takes readers to the front lines of the “war on drugs,” which has so far cost more than 60,000 lives in just six years. Hernández...

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Written by ROBERTO SAVIANO
Translator OONAGH STRANKSY

Format: Hardcover, 288 pages

Publisher: Verso

On Sale: 09/18/2012

Price: $24.95

ISBN: 978-1-844-67950-8

Gomorrah, Roberto Saviano’s 2006 exposé of Naples’s Camorra mafia, was an international bestseller and became an award-winning film. But the death threats that followed forced the author into hiding. Saviano was ostracized by his countrymen and went on the run, changing his location every few months and compelled to keep perpetual company with his bodyguards. To this day, he lives in an undisclosed location.

The loneliness of the fugitive life informs all the essays in Beauty and...

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