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Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York / Richard Zacks.

Zacks, Richard. (Author). Ochman, Joe. (Narrator).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett 363.2309 BOCD ZAC (Text) 30010170666716 Book on CD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307876867
  • Physical Description: 12 discs (15 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Joe Ochman.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts the effort by newly-appointed police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt to shut down late nineteenth-century New York City's brothels, gambling houses, and after-hours saloons.
Subject: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Vice control > New York (State) > New York > History > 19th century.
Police administration > New York (State) > New York > History > 19th century.
New York (N.Y.) > Moral conditions > History > 19th century.
New York (N.Y.) > Social life and customs > 19th century.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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