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The Invisible Camorra
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The Invisible Camorra: Neapolitan Crime Families Across Europe

Felia Allum


This book uses a small number of well-documented cases to determine both how and why those affiliated with the Camorra leave Italy and pursue criminal activities in five other European countries: Germany, Holland, France, Spain, and the United Kingdom. ‘Camorra’ is a label used to describe many different individuals, families, clans, and alliances; it is a loose criminal association interested in money and power, combining elements of a traditional secret society as well as a business. The text uses court documents, multiple interviews, and focuses on sixteen cases to determine why and how ind ... More

Keywords: Camorra, Italy, clans, alliances, criminal association, secret society, Europe

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781501702457
Published to Cornell Scholarship Online: May 2017 DOI:10.7591/cornell/9781501702457.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Felia Allum, author
University of Bath