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Author Conway, J. North (Jack North), author.

Title Queen of thieves : the true story of "Marm" Mandelbaum and her gangs of New York / J. North Conway.

Publication Info. New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Mandelbaum,F CON    In Transit
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    364.1066 CON    Available
Description xix, 240 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-230) and index.
Summary Looks at the life of "Marm Mandelbaum," a German émigré who climbed to the top of the New York criminal underworld and became the country's top recipient of stolen goods for twenty-five years.
Subject Mandelbaum, Fredericka, 1818-1889.
Female gang members -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Organized crime -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Gangs -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
ISBN 9781629144351

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