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The Resource Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English

Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English

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Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English
Title
Havana nocturne
Title remainder
how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning journalist and historian offers the complete story of how the Mob infiltrated Havana in the 1950s, made a fortune--and lost it all to Fidel Castro
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
English, T. J.
Dewey number
364.1/06097291
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mafia
  • Cuba
  • Havana (Cuba)
  • Lansky, Meyer
  • Luciano, Lucky
Label
Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book was originally published as The Havana mob in the United Kingdom in 2007 by Mainstream Publishing"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-380) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Mobster mambo. -- Feeling lucky -- The mob's playground -- El Judio Maravilloso (The Marvelous Jew) -- Well-charactered people -- Razzle-dazzle -- The ghost of Jose Marti -- Gambler's paradise -- pt. 2. La engañadora (The deceiver). -- Arrivederci, Roma -- A bullet for El Presidente -- Carnival of flesh -- Tropical vengeance -- A handmade woman -- The sun almost rises -- "Get the money"
Control code
ocn184982515
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xx, 396 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061147715
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007051411
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)184982515
Label
Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English
Publication
Note
"This book was originally published as The Havana mob in the United Kingdom in 2007 by Mainstream Publishing"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-380) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Mobster mambo. -- Feeling lucky -- The mob's playground -- El Judio Maravilloso (The Marvelous Jew) -- Well-charactered people -- Razzle-dazzle -- The ghost of Jose Marti -- Gambler's paradise -- pt. 2. La engañadora (The deceiver). -- Arrivederci, Roma -- A bullet for El Presidente -- Carnival of flesh -- Tropical vengeance -- A handmade woman -- The sun almost rises -- "Get the money"
Control code
ocn184982515
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xx, 396 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061147715
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007051411
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)184982515

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