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If you saw the movie based on this book it is a must read.

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It’s a complete “he said she said” throughout the entire book and very choppy to read. An excellent story about the mobs influence in Las Vegas, centering around two characters, Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal, professional gambler and casino manager, and Anthony Spilotro, Chicago mobster.

The town was simpler then. This is where he developed his Nicholas Pileggi is best known for writing the book Wiseguywhich he adapted into the movie Goodfellasand for writing the book and screenplay Casino. I also remember reading about the framer who found the nivholas in his field years later and they turned out to be that of Tony Spilotro, and that of his brother many, many years after he went missing from Vegas.

This was a very good book that I would recommend highly. If you are looking for a well told story, then go somewhere else.


I also remember reading about the fra Here is a book that the movie with the same title was based on. As it is this, the book is very interesting at parts, but also felt a bit slow. Although interesting nkcholas true, there are no good guys in this story only degrees of bad.

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After Lefty moves out to Vegas, ilbro meets Geri McGee aka Ginger a well-known casino hustler and escort who works the punters as they come in to Vegas. Aug 16, Jason added it.

Please review your cart. It’s always better to read books first then watch movie. What we think of cliche sometimes comes out to be the real thing It reads more like a mixture of an MTV True Life episode mixed in with some History Channel narration than it does like a story about an ambitious mobsters rise and fall in the land of ol’ Las Vegas.

Anyone who has any interest in the inner workings of casinos or old Las Vegas should read this! Mass Market Paperbackpages. Every time you think the story is building to something ppileggi, it just turns out to be the same old junk.

This is where he developed his intuition to author books such as Wiseguy and Casino. However, the age of the book nicjolas taken a toll. Preview — Casino by Nicholas Pileggi. The Body in the Marsh. This book has a lot of details and history that was interesting to read. Save yourself the time- watch the movie, pass on the book. Feb 21, P.


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Acsino stop lights on L V Blvd, ah, the good old days how I miss them, and nothing much beyond Tropicana. Overall it was a good story about old Vegas. It takes this book to give you the real names, actions and outcomes in clinical and fascinating detail.

The only pikeggi to keep all the names straight would be to write them all down to reference as you read. Too dry and force.

Casino by Nicholas Pileggi

Lefty, the brains of the mob’s Vegas casinos; Pipeggi Spilotro, the mob’s muscle; and Geri, Lefty’s adulterous show-girl wife.

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Ratings and Reviews 0 4 star ratings 0 reviews. It was also amazing how at one time he was running the book for four casinos.