Wampum : how Indian tribes, the Mafia, and an inattentive Congress invented Indian gaming and created a $28 billion gambling empire / Donald Craig Mitchell.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette||344.099 MIT (Text)||31951004124050||2nd Floor - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||338.477 MITCHELL (Text)||33946003132680||Nonfiction . 2nd Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781468309935
- ISBN: 1468309935
- Physical Description: 375 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : The Overlook Press, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 310-360) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Part I Mafia -- Sovereignty and Cigarettes -- Seminole Cigarettes -- Seminole Bingo -- Barona Bingo -- Steven Whilden and Pan American Management -- Part II IGRA -- Ninety-Eighth Congress -- Ninety-Ninth Congress: House of Representatives -- Ninety-Ninth Congress: Senate -- Cabazon and Morongo: Ninety-Ninth Congress -- Cabazon and Morongo: One Hundreth Congress -- IGRA -- Part III Aftermath -- Arizona Machines -- California Machines -- Fake Tribes -- Fake Reservations.
|Summary, etc.:|| "A history of Indian casinos in America reveals the lesser-known partnership between Native American tribes and the Mafia that has been responsible for the creation of hundreds of Vegas-style casinos throughout the United States, in part by taking advantage of historical injustices and cultural protections,"--NoveList.
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