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Author Talty, Stephan.
Title The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history / Stephan Talty.
Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.
©2017
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 Stack 3  364.1 T    IN LIBRARY
Description xix, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-280) and index.
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" -- Backlash -- A secret service -- The gentleman -- In Sicily -- Black horses -- Goatville -- A return.
Subject Petrosino, Joe, 1860-1909.
Organized crime -- United States -- Case studies.
Organized crime -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Italians -- Crimes against -- United States -- Case studies.
Italian Americans -- Crimes against -- Case studies.
Immigrants -- Crimes against -- United States -- Case studies.
Immigrants -- Crimes against -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Extortion -- United States -- Case studies.
Murder -- United States -- Case studies.
Mafia -- United States -- Case studies.
Added Title Epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history
ISBN 9780544633384 (hardcover)
0544633385 (hardcover)
9781328911193
1328911195