The Resource The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history, Stephan Talty

The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history, Stephan Talty

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The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history
Title
The Black Hand
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the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history
Statement of responsibility
Stephan Talty
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the dramatic story of the origins of the mafia in early twentieth-century America and the achievements of Italian-born detective Joseph Petrosino, who gave his life to fight it
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.1060973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history, Stephan Talty
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The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history, Stephan Talty
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: "a great and consuming terror" -- "This capital of half a world" -- Hunter of men -- "In mortal dread" -- The mysterious six -- A general rebellion -- Explosion -- Wave -- The General -- "The terror of hurtful people" -- "Once to be born, once to die" -- War without quarter -- The city of living death -- Backlash -- A secret service -- The gentleman -- In Sicily -- Black horses -- Goatville -- A return
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24 cm
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Extent
xix, 298 pages
Isbn
9780544633384
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016048168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
SALBT
Other physical details
illustrations
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