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The origin of organized crime in America 1 edition

The origin of organized crime in America
David Critchley

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The origin of organized crime in America
the New York City Mafia, 1891-1931
by David Critchley.

Published 2009 by Routledge in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Black hand, Calabrians, and the Mafia
"First family" of the New York Mafia
The Mafia and the Baff murder
The neapolitan challenge
New York City in the 1920s
Castellammare war and "La Cosa Nostra"
Americanization and the families
Localism, tradition, and innovation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Routledge advances in American history

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.1/06097471
Library of Congress
HV6452.N7 C75 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL16799539M
Internet Archive
originorganizedc00crit
ISBN 13
9780415990301
LC Control Number
2008017733
Library Thing
7543253
Goodreads
3248711

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