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

Label
Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost it to the revolution
Title
Havana nocturne
Title remainder
how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost it to the revolution
Statement of responsibility
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
LC call number
HV6453.C9
LC item number
E54 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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
Link
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."
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 396 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035148677
Label
Havana nocturne : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost it to the revolution, T.J. English
Link
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."
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 396 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035148677

Library Locations

  • Internet ArchiveBorrow it
    300 Funston Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
    37.7823215 -122.4716373

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...