The Resource Gangster squad : covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles, Paul Lieberman

Gangster squad : covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles, Paul Lieberman

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Gangster squad : covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles
Title
Gangster squad
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covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles
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Paul Lieberman
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Language
eng
Summary
A harrowing narrative of murder and secrets, revenge and heroism in the City of Angels. Lieberman chronicles the true story of the secretive police unit that waged an anything-goes war to drive Mickey Cohen and other hoodlums from Los Angeles after WWII
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Title
Gangster squad
Creator
Summary
Describes how the Los Angeles Police Department formed an eight-man special unit to go after LA's gangsters in 1946, and relates the efforts of two of the squad--Jack O'Mara and Jerry Wooters--to take down mob boss Mickey Cohen
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Genre
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
363.2595
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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adult
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covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles
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covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles
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Paul Lieberman
Gangster squad : covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles, Paul Lieberman
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Gangster squad : covert cops, the mob, and the battle for Los Angeles, Paul Lieberman
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Contents
Prelude: A violin case under the bed -- The Whalens move west to the City of Angels -- The gangster squad's Sergeant Jack O'Mara sets his trap for Mickey -- Sergeant Jerry Wooters and the deadly night at Rondelli's -- Justice -- Afterword: Machine gun shoot-outs on the big screen
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
549 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781250020154
Note
cat13
Other physical details
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System control number
  • ocn778421729
  • (OCoLC)778421729

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