Palermo, 1988. Assassination with Palermo plate © Letizia Battaglia
Photographer Letizia Battaglia documented the height of violence in Palermo, Sicily during the Mafia wars from the 70s to the 90s. This image was taken in 1982 and titled "The Two Christs"
8 August, 1980, Capaci. Three killers have murdered the owner of Hotel Costa Smeralda. The woman, not knowing who has been killed , thinks the murdered man is her son. Photograph: Letizia Battaglia
Without title. 1935, Letizia Battaglia
Letizia Battaglia - Portraying the mafia
Letizia Battaglia_RosariaSchifani Luce, intensità del ritratto, ritratto significativo (moglie di Vito Schifani, agente della scorta di Falcone, morto nella strage di Capaci)
The triple murder of a prostitute and her clients, Palermo, 1982, Letizia Battaglia