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Description - The Rise and Fall of the Jewish Gangster in America by Albert Fried

This 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 Details

ISBN: 9780231096836
ISBN-10: 0231096836
Format: Paperback
(227mm x 151mm x 20mm)
Pages: 351
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 10-Mar-1994
Country of Publication: United States

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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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