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Peter Maas (1929–2001)

Peter Maas wrote about crooks and cops, about people's corruption and integrity. His subjects were often real people and his stories unrelentingly factual. He grew up in the Hamilton Heights area on the upper west side of New York City. His community largely comprised an ethnic melding of German, Jewish, and Irish families. He himself descended ... See full bio »

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Serpico Writer
Marie Writer


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 2001 Submerged (TV Movie) (book "The Terrible Hours")
 1991 In a Child's Name (TV Mini-Series) (book - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... (book)
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... (book)
 1985 Marie (book "Marie: A True Story")
 1978 King of the Gypsies (book)
  Serpico (TV Series) (novel - 15 episodes, 1976 - 1977) (book - 1 episode, 1976)
- One Long Tomorrow (1977) ... (novel)
- The Party of Your Choice (1977) ... (novel)
- Sanctuary (1977) ... (novel)
- Danger Zone (1976) ... (novel)
- The Serbian Connection (1976) ... (novel)
 1973 Serpico (book)
 1972 The Valachi Papers (novel)
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Bography (of Frank Serpico): "Serpico: The Cop Who Defied the System". See more »

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Brother in law of ad executive Jane Maas.

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