Franklin

The origin of organized crime in America : the New York City mafia, 1891-1931 / David Critchley.

Author/Creator:
Critchley, David.
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series:
Routledge advances in American history ; 1.
Routledge advances in American history ; 1
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 347 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Mafia -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Organized crime -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-322) and index.
ISBN:
9780415990301
0415990300
OCLC:
226038295
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