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ISBN-10: 1907230696

ISBN-13: 9781907230691

ISBN-10: 190723070X

ISBN-13: 9781907230707

so much sufferers of the mafia are the Sicilians themselves. The position of girls either as perpetrators and victims has been grossly neglected. until eventually now.

As the daughter of Sicilian immigrants, in her children Maria turns her again on her origins and completely embraces the English lifestyle. although her and humble early life in London, and subsidized up by means of her intelligence, good looks and sheer decision, she triumphantly works her method as much as sign up for the higher middle-class of British society. There she turns into a bastion of civility.

But a minor incident wakes up emotions of revenge in her like these lurking in Maria's Sicilian origins. As she delves deeper into her mother's relations historical past a murky earlier unravels, drawing Maria an increasing number of right into a mire of vendetta.

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