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The Mafia in America

Howard Abadinsky

The Mafia in America

An oral history.

by Howard Abadinsky

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Published by Praeger Publishers in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination151 p.
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20942151M
ISBN 100030595878

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