The Infiltrator

  • by Robert Mazur
  • Narrated by Robert Mazur
  • 12 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Robert Mazur spent five years undercover infiltrating the criminal hierarchy of Colombia's drug cartels. The dirty bankers and businessmen he befriended knew him as Bob Musella, a wealthy, mob-connected big shot living the good life.
Together they partied in expensive hotels, drank the world's finest champagnes, drove Rolls-Royce convertibles and flew in private jets. But under Mazur's designer suits and hidden away in his quality briefcase, recorders whirred quietly, capturing the damning evidence of their crimes. Then, at his own staged wedding, he led a dramatic takedown that shook the underworld. In the end more than 80 men and women were charged worldwide.
Operation C-Chase became one of the most successful undercover operations in the history of US law enforcement, and evidence gathered during the bust proved critical to the conviction of General Manuel Noriega. The Infiltrator is the true story of how Mazur's undercover work helped bring down the unscrupulous bankers who manipulated complex international finance systems to serve drug lords - including Pablo Escobar and the infamous Medillin cartel - corrupt politicians, tax cheats and terrorists.
It is a shocking chronicle of the rise and fall of perhaps the biggest and most intricate money-laundering operation of all time. And, at its heart, it's a vivid portrait of an undercover life and the sacrifices it requires. Filled with dangerous lies, near misses and harrowing escapes, The Infiltrator is as bracing and explosive as the greatest fiction thrillers - only it's all true.

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Good but long winded

What made the experience of listening to The Infiltrator the most enjoyable?

The tension and the twists and turns


How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

Made it two books, it got lost at around hour 9


Which scene did you most enjoy?

The court case and take down


Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

yes, very much so.


Any additional comments?

No.

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- Mr. T. P. Bedingfield

Fascinating story.

I found this book and decent listen. There are quite a few characters involved, and I did find that sometimes I'd lose track of who was who. But in the end, it all comes together, even if some of the details went over my head.
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- Jimmy

Book Details

  • Release Date: 20-10-2016
  • Publisher: Random House Audiobooks