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Gianluggi Palombella

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  • Merchants in the Templeby Gianluigi Nuzzi

    Henry Holt and Co. 2015; US$ 28.99

    From a bestselling author with unprecedented access to Pope Francis, an investigative look at the recent financial scandals at the highest levels of the Vatican A veritable war is waging in the Church: on one side, there is Pope Francis?s strong message for one church of the poor and all; on the other, there is the old Curia with its endless enemies,... more...

  • Luciano di Samosata, "Timone o il misantropo"by Gianluigi Tomassi

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 224.00

    In the Greek literature of the imperial period, Lucian of Samosata is surely one of the most versatile and creative figures. Thanks to his Dialogues he became one of the most famous and appreciated ancient Greek authors, and his fame could only be compared toPlato or Plutarch?s. Within Lucian?s works, Timon is referable to the author?s... more...

  • Pizza Bomberby Jerry Clark; Ed Palattella

    Penguin Publishing Group 2012; US$ 9.99

    On August 28, 2003, in the suburbs of Erie, Pennsylvania, a pizza delivery man named Brian Wells was accosted by several men who locked a time bomb around his neck. They then ordered him to rob a bank. After delivering the money, he would receive clues to help him disarm the bomb. It was one of the most ingenious bank robbery schemes in history, known... more...

  • A History of Heistsby Jerry Clark; Ed Palattella

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 35.99

    As long as the United States has banks, robbers will try to steal from them. A History of Heists details trends in bank robbery, including how advances in law enforcement and security have foiled many bandits. The ostensible goal of every bank robbery is to get the money, but it is a crime that often has a strong hold on the popular imagination.... more...

  • Rule of Law and Democracyby Leonardo Morlino; Gianluigi Palombella

    BRILL 2010; US$ 132.00

    Through a reappraisal of rule of law and democracy the contributors provide for a fresh set of inquiries, from the State, consolidated and transitional democracies, to interstate, European and global scenarios. They converge in tackling empirical and normative questions, and suggest further connections between rule of law and democracy. more...

  • Blood Tiesby Claudio Antonelli; Gianluigi Nuzzi

    Pan Macmillan UK 2012; US$ 11.81

    Blood Ties' is a searing account of the 'Ndrangheta's criminal activities over the last four decades. Told to the authors by an insider, Pippo di Bella, a "pentito", a former member of the gang now turned state's evidence, it reveals many hitherto unknown operations, as well as throwing new light on well-known cases from the past. It shows an organization... more...

  • Blood Tiesby Claudio Antonelli; Gianluigi Nuzzi

    Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 7.50

    A massive bestseller in its native Italy, and a book that can justly be compared with Roberto Saviano's Gomorrah, Blood Ties is a terrifying account of the 'ndrangheta's criminal activities over the last four decades. Originally from Calabria, this sinister organization has - like the Mafia in Sicily and the Camorra in Naples - a vicious hold over... more...

  • Rational Foundations of Democratic Politicsby Albert Breton; Gianluigi Galeotti; Pierre Salmon; Ronald Wintrobe

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 36.00

    North American and European experts use rational choice theory to explore what makes democracy successful in this 2003 text. more...

  • Detection Algorithms for Wireless Communicationsby Gianluigi Ferrari; Giulio Colavolpe; Riccardo Raheli

    Wiley 2005; US$ 186.00

    Wireless channels are becoming more and more important, with the future development of wireless ad-hoc networks and the integration of mobile and satellite communications.  To this end, algorithmic detection aspects (involved in the physical layer) will become fundamental in the design of a communication system. This book proposes a unified... more...

  • LDPC Coded Modulationsby Michele Franceschini; Gianluigi Ferrari; Riccardo Raheli

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 209.00

    This book focuses on the analysis and design of low-density parity-check (LDPC)-coded modulations. These are becoming part of several current and future communication systems, such as high-throughput terrestrial and satellite wireless networks. more...