"We know about corruption, but this is beyond corruption. This is just amazing stuff." -- Radio host Dom Giordano on 1210AM, WPHT
"A confident chronicle." -- PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE
"A great, sprawling epic." -- PHILADELPHIA CITY PAPER
"A gripping story." -- PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
"Griffin's reporting is fascinating." -- PHILADELPHIA WEEKLY
"Searing, unrelenting and ruthlessly precise." -- Henry Schipper, producer for Black Entertainment Television's series, 'American Gangster'
Sean Griffin has delivered a richly detailed narrative of the murderous history of Philadelphia's first African-American crime syndicate -- Kitty Caparella - Daily News, Philadelphia