Lanza's mob: the Mafia and San Francisco

Disarming the bodyguard: San Francisco mafia myths and realities -- Sicilian realities and American dreams -- To the mean streets of New York -- Go West, young man, cause it's prohibition -- Ferri meets his maker -- The end of Prohibition and the big strike -- Marone, we can't use the whar...

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Main Author: DiEdoardo, Christina Ann-Marie (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Santa Barbara, California Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC [2016]
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Summary:Disarming the bodyguard: San Francisco mafia myths and realities -- Sicilian realities and American dreams -- To the mean streets of New York -- Go West, young man, cause it's prohibition -- Ferri meets his maker -- The end of Prohibition and the big strike -- Marone, we can't use the wharf no more -- DeJohn takes the big sleep -- The Kefauver show -- The Apalachin debacle -- From anonymity to "top hoodlum" -- Legitimate businesses -- The swinging 1960s -- Epilogue
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description:xxiv, 204 pages 25 cm
ISBN:9781440842160