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The Resource American gangster and other tales of New York, Mark Jacobson ; foreword by Richard Price

American gangster and other tales of New York, Mark Jacobson ; foreword by Richard Price

Label
American gangster and other tales of New York
Title
American gangster and other tales of New York
Statement of responsibility
Mark Jacobson ; foreword by Richard Price
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In American Gangster, Mark Jacobson's captivating account of the life of Frank Lucas (the basis for the forthcoming major motion picture) joins other tales of New York City from the past thirty years." --from publisher description
Member of
Summary
A collection of essays, anecdotes, and stories about twentieth-century New York City, including the title article about Frank Lucas, the drug dealer and gangster famous for using the coffins of dead soldiers to smuggle heroin during the Vietnam War
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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237247
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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American gangster (Motion picture)
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Jacobson, Mark
Dewey number
974.71043
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.36
LC item number
.J33 2007
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Lucas, Frank
  • Gangsters
  • African American criminals
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
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and other tales of New York
Label
American gangster and other tales of New York, Mark Jacobson ; foreword by Richard Price
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A paperback original imprint of Grovel/Atlantic, Inc."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 268 p.
Isbn
9780802143365
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154673974
  • (Sirsi) o154673974
  • (OCoLC)154673974
Label
American gangster and other tales of New York, Mark Jacobson ; foreword by Richard Price
Publication
Note
"A paperback original imprint of Grovel/Atlantic, Inc."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 268 p.
Isbn
9780802143365
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154673974
  • (Sirsi) o154673974
  • (OCoLC)154673974

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