Birds of Passage: An Italian Immigrant Coming of Age Story by Joe Giordano PDF

By Joe Giordano

What turns the mild suggest, and the suggest brutal? The thirst for wealth? The call for for admire? Vying for a lady? Birds of Passage recollects the Italian immigration adventure 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 dedicated homicide and escaped. Azzura Medina is an American of Italian mom and dad. She’s bold yet strictly managed by means of 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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