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Author Newark, Timothy.

Title Lucky Luciano : the real and the fake gangster / Tim Newark.

Imprint New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    92 LUCIANO,L NEW    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvi, 300 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Lucky in Nazi Germany -- How to become a gangster -- Uptown gambler -- Surviving the ride -- War of the Sicilian bosses -- Top of the pile -- Lucky in Hollywood -- City of sex -- Lucky on trial -- Nazis in New York -- Talking to the devil himself -- Lucky goes to war -- Cuba fiasco -- Cold war warrior -- Narcotics overlord -- Genovese's game -- Lucky in love -- Death in Naples.
Subject Luciano, Lucky, 1897-1962.
Criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Organized crime -- New York (State) -- New York.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily.
Mafia -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mafia -- Italy -- Sicily -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780312601829 (alk. paper)
0312601824 (alk. paper)

 
    
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