The Rise and Fall of the Jewish Gangster in America
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By (author) Albert Fried
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Rise and Fall of the Jewish Gangster in America by Albert Fried
Book DescriptionThis book tracks the rise and fall of an underworld culture that bred some of America's greatest racketeers, bootleggers, gamblers, and professional killers, examining the careers of such high-profile figures as Meyer Lansky and Benjamin Bugsy Siegel.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780231096836
(227mm x 151mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 10-Mar-1994
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Albert Fried
FDR and His Enemies, Paperback (April 2001)
Not since the Civil War was America so divided as it was during Frankin D. Roosevelt's presidency. This book looks at his ideological and personal struggle with five influential men: Al Smith, Charles E. Coughlin, Huey Long, John L. Lewis and Charles A. Lindbergh.
McCarthyism, the Great American Red Scare, Paperback (December 1996)
An account of the period when Americans were routinely persecuted because they were suspected of being insufficiently patriotic in the struggle against communism, and in particular, the Soviet Union. This work demonstrates how the end result was to consign the American radical left to irrelevancy.
Socialism in America from the Shakers to the Third International, Paperback (February 1993)» View all books by Albert Fried
A thematic presentation of the various types of Socialism, such as Communitarian, Christian, Marxist, and Anarcho-Communist, that have existed in the United States from the time of the Revolutionary War to 1919.
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Author Biography - Albert Fried
Albert Fried teaches American Studies at SUNY Purchase. He is the editor of Socialism in America: From the Shakers to the Third International, and edited with Ronald Sanders a revised edition of Socialist Thought: A Documentary History, both available from Columbia University Press.
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