I can't recommend this book because it felt more like fact by fact book versus promised interviews with actual criminals. Not worth the price. I think I skip at least 25 % of it.Published 19 days ago by Michael Firth
Very informative but somewhat of a dry read. Great for those looking for a historical perspective and the impact of the Yakuza on politicsPublished 22 days ago by Amazon Customer
I was looking for a book that could teach me about the Yakuza, and this is the best one I have found. Read morePublished 5 months ago by ronald chacon jimenez
Was expecting more from this book. If you are new to the Yakuza this book may be for you, but if you are already well informed you will find this book more on the entry level of... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Maria Victoria P. Penaflor
This will give you a crap ton of history about the yakuza.
really interesting book. RECOMMEND IT.
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I was so much surprised to read this book because it describes really detailed facts in Japan as for Yakza connection and what they do in conjunction with many incident.Published 15 months ago by Yosuke K.
The CIA and OSS were very involved in post war Japan together with Japans customs regarding the Yakuza makes for an interesting study on the effects of American policy in the 40's... Read morePublished 15 months ago by christopher dickey
This gives me nightmares. Deer, Deer Park, Lincoln Park, and them damn ugly sheep running around on the Big Island.Published 16 months ago by Lon Sugihara
I have read about half-way through the book so far, and I must say that it is absolutely packed with facts and interesting information about Japan's criminal underworld. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Steven Belinsky