Superthief: A Master Burglar, the Mafia and the Biggest Bank Heist in U. S. History

Superthief: A Master Burglar, the Mafia and the Biggest Bank Heist in U. S. History

by Rick Porrello
     
 

Superthief is a captivating first-hand look at the life of Phil Christopher, a career criminal, Mafia associate, and one of the most successful bank burglars in the United States. In a raw and candid accounting, Rick Porrello takes his readers inside Phil's brutal street world and prison life and exposes the details behind the planning and execution of the daring

Overview


Superthief is a captivating first-hand look at the life of Phil Christopher, a career criminal, Mafia associate, and one of the most successful bank burglars in the United States. In a raw and candid accounting, Rick Porrello takes his readers inside Phil's brutal street world and prison life and exposes the details behind the planning and execution of the daring and record-setting 1972 United California Bank burglary in Orange County, California.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780966250855
Publisher:
Next Hat Press
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author


A police officer in suburban Cleveland, Lt. Rick Porrello serendipitously began his writing career when curiosity about the mysterious murder of his grandfather and several uncles led to penning his first true-crime saga, The Rise and Fall of the Cleveland Mafia. Porrello went on to write a second book, To Kill the Irishman which recounts the story of Irish-American racketeer Danny Greene who took on the Cleveland Mafia and was murdered in 1977.

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