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They Sleep with the Fishes: The Cosenza Brothers - The Early Years of Adventure By Vaughn L. Paragamian
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In the book we follow two young brothers. The death of their pa, Angelo, leaves emptiness in their hearts. After Angelo’s mysterious death their mom moves in with her family. Rumors of... More > Angelo’s exploits are shared by some in the underworld, but not the family. Thugs try to extort the family. The extortion attempt is foiled when a Mob boss comes to the family’s aid. Eventually the family repays the favor, but it leads to an unplanned road trip for the brothers. The brothers eventually go their own way professionally, but stay close. However, a vendetta on those responsible for the death of their pa brings them together to bring justice for their family. Read more and learn of the fulfillment of the vendetta and the outcome.< Less
The Ill-Fated Memoir By David R. Dawson
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"The Ill-Fated Memoir" is the story of my father, an unremarkable person in most ways. But then remarkable things can happen to unremarkable people. Late in life, he began work on a memoir... More > but for some reason he didn't complete it. I wondered why. I decided the best way to find out was to complete it for him. Imagine finding out in the last decade of your life that your saintly mother wasn't a such a saint after all; that your wayward father wasn't the irresponsible philanderer you thought he was; and that you had an uncle, two half-brothers, and a number of cousins you never heard of. Those were some of the things Dad discovered when he went to work on his memoir. And there was more besides. So I think I now understand why he never wrote the complete story.< Less
118 Corrigan Avenue By Joanne DiMauro
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The adolescent and extraordinarily lucid memories of the granddaughter of a wealthy Italian Baron, Violet Mantese, herself an aspiring fashion designer, comes to life in her autobiographical historic... More > memoir, 118 Corrigan Avenue. Captured through her iron-clad firsthand recollection and the additional visual support of photos, Mantese’s narrative is drenched in adoration for family, amusing descriptions of the simplest of moments taken for granted and animated descriptions of deep-rooted Italian traditions; vivid and innocent, commencing with her father’s arrival to Ellis Island. The year was 1916, the place, Meriden Connecticut.   < Less
Little Brown Jug Easy Piano Sheet Music By Joseph Winner
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American Drinking Song for Easy Piano A SilverTonalities Arrangement! Easy Note Style Sheet Music Letter Names of Notes embedded in each Notehead!
Saint or Sinner? Father Christmas - The Chicago Years (An Unauthorised Biography) By Stefan Allsebrook
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On 25th December 1921, Santa Claus made the most drastic error of his career. A mistake in his chimney orientation meant that while intending to visit a tenement building in Chicago's poorest area,... More > he instead found himself face to face with the most notorious gangster in Chicago at that time. It was a mistake that was to change the very course of Christmas - and would nearly destroy the Christmas icon's very existence. Saint or Sinner? is the culmination of years of painstaking research. Through articles, interviews, official documents and a variety of other sources, the work explores Claus's rise through Gangland in the ten years that followed his fateful meeting. From humble beginnings, Claus's rise through Prohibition Chicago is meticulously documented. Prostitution, smuggling, theft, violence and even murder are seen not only to have been embraced by Christmas's most celebrated personification - but perfected by him, in the creation of Gangland's most brutal empire.< Less
A SILENT NIGHTMARE: The bottom line and the challenge of illicit drugs By Sergio Ferragut
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The epiphany of a former drug enforcement agent, by JS. After 40 years in law enforcement and national security, my views on drug trafficking reflected those of my peers. However, Ferragut's... More > research leads me to conclude that by any measure of effectiveness we care to apply the so called "war on drugs" has been, continues to be, and will end-up as an abysmal failure. Ferragut's arguments are devoid of partisanship or ideological bias. The main issues of illicit drug trafficking are well researched and end with an objective cost benefit analysis. The concluding chapter, The Solution Spectrum" identifies policy guidelines: Zero Tolerance, Consumption Tolerance, Laissez Faire Legalization, and Legalization and Control (decriminalization, regulation and control). The book provides the model of a compelling payback mechanism involving companies dealing in money laundering. This illustration justifies the cost of the book, which includes an excellent bibliography, and a comprehensive list of acronyms.< Less
A SILENT NIGHTMARE: The bottom line and the challenge of illicit drugs By Sergio Ferragut
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The epiphany of a former drug enforcement agent, by JS. After 40 years in law enforcement and national security, my views on drug trafficking reflected those of my peers. However, Ferragut's... More > research leads me to conclude that by any measure of effectiveness we care to apply the so called "war on drugs" has been, continues to be, and will end-up as an abysmal failure. Ferragut's arguments are devoid of partisanship or ideological bias. The main issues of illicit drug trafficking are well researched and end with an objective cost benefit analysis. The concluding chapter, The Solution Spectrum" identifies policy guidelines: Zero Tolerance, Consumption Tolerance, Laissez Faire Legalization, and Legalization and Control (decriminalization, regulation and control). The book provides the model of a compelling payback mechanism involving companies dealing in money laundering. This illustration justifies the cost of the book, which includes an excellent bibliography, and a comprehensive list of acronyms.< Less
One Man's Odyssey By Bernard Jankowsky
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My life as a Merchant Seaman during Korea, The Great Depression, Prohibition, on the Brooklyn Waterfront, in the Steam and Power Industry.
Pleasant Rememberings By Marisa Williams
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The autobiography of Burling D. Prince spans from the late 1800s to the 1960. Starting before cars were on the road, he goes from the days of horse and buggy to automobile mishaps during prohibition.... More > Whether it's fishing for scotch, climbing out a window or setting off fireworks, humor lines the pages of these "Pleasant Rememberings."< Less
Pleasant Rememberings By Marisa Williams
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The autobiography of Burling D. Prince spans from the late 1800s to the 1960. Starting before cars were on the road, he goes from the days of horse and buggy to automobile mishaps during prohibition.... More > Whether it's fishing for scotch, climbing out a window or setting off fireworks, humor lines the pages of these "Pleasant Rememberings."< Less

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