It has been estimated that, at one time, almost one-sixth of Italy's economy could be attributed to graft. In 1992, when the money stopped flowing, and the system finally collapsed, Frei was there to cover every wrinkle of this event for the BBC. Here he describes what happened when the Italians finally decided to pull the plug.

Getting the Boot 1995, Crown Publishing Group (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780812923872