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As a main character, Cross has better development and internal struggles than Dante–the latter is painted as a violent, unlikable jerk throughout the book. Puzo’s most famous work, The Godfather, was first published in after he had heard anecdotes about Mafia organizations during his time in pulp puuzo.
View all 4 comments. Believe it or not, I have never read The Godfather nor have I seen the movie.
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However, he is proven to not be ruthless enough and moves into the family’s casino business in Vegas. This has not been the case with the other two where the spotlight was always on the story at hand. Lia Vazzi 2 episodes, Diane D’Aquila Too many side stories I became anxious to finish the book.
Share your thoughts with other customers. Search for ” The Last Don ” on Amazon. Add the first question. Aug 11, Peter Molnar rated it really liked it.
Spanningthe film jumps forward with the growing up of the grandson who has grown ruthless and scheming. Just like Hollywood and Las Vegas, the worlds of two blood cousins Cross and Dante smashed into each other as the Family’s past forced them to make tough decisions.
I also feel that the author should have included a little more deaths and violence in it. One is Cross’ business he is the son of Don’s nephew in vagas, running a casino. Paperbackpages.
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Having read the God Father, I just loved this one. Pippi was one of the few people whom the Don trusted the most, but he had done one thing which weakened his position within the Family: The similarities in the character’s setting and the story’s structure are undeniable. And whole Santadio war subplot is handled badly, in the end resolution feels rushed and forced, simply mechanical closing of open ends. Like most of the others who have reviewed this book, I thought it was much too long.
Overall, this book is a must-read for all who appreciate the Mafia.
It sometimes got a little redundant secret sex, hidden desires, and financial deals. Don Vito Corleone was injured and his son Mike must recuse his father and siblings, who wouldn’t be touched by the loyalty and sadness he displays?
Whatever the case may be this is a good book. Lists with This Book. Aug 22, Carl Alves rated it really liked it.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Sprawling Mario Puzo novel about an Italian family of gangsters draws the inevitable comparison to “The Godfather”, but does find its own direction. Quite a bit of time is spent on Hollywood studios screwing everyone on contracts, especially the writers.
The story spans from Bonanno’s early beginings in Italy, to his conquests in America. But, as Puzp went along rl the book, I started to appreciate its own plot and development, independent from The Godfather. Yes No Report this. Feb 28, Karl Marberger rated it it was amazing Shelves: Works by Mario Puzo. Yet, the ending part really does make up for the shortcoming of this novel. Headed by Don Domenico Clericuzio, the family executes a rival gang on the night of the Don’s daughter’s wedding, including her new husband, the son of his rival.
At the beginning of the book, we ulrimo Don Clericuzio who is at the height of his power made plan for his loved ones: It is about a world without integrity where everyone has a price. Use the HTML below.