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The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history / Stephan Talty.

Talty, Stephan, (author.).

Available copies

  • 22 of 24 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 24 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler 364.106 TAL (Text) 34044000946572 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL 364.10 TAL (Text) 74121000093025 Adult Non - Fiction 1st Floor Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 364.10 TAL (Text) 32572000559997 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg 364.10 TAL (Text) 32808000380319 CVBPLV Adult Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 364.1060973 TAL (Text) 34304000852564 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main 364.106 TAL (Text) 840191002412737 New Nonfiction - Main Floor Temporarily Unavailable -
Garrett PL - Garrett 364.106 TAL (Text) 30010170807823 Nonfiction Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown 364.106 TALTY (Text) 75342000084380 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 364.106 TAL (Text) 36626103824991 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 364.106 T137 (Text) 76383000449658 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544633384
  • ISBN: 0544633385
  • Physical Description: xix, 298 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-280) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: "a great and consuming terror" -- "This capital of half a world" -- Hunter of men -- "In mortal dread" -- The mysterious six -- A general rebellion -- Explosion -- Wave -- The General -- "The terror of hurtful people" -- "Once to be born, once to die" -- War without quarter -- Backlash -- A secret service -- The gentleman -- In Sicily -- Black horses -- Goatville -- A return.
Summary, etc.:
The gripping true story of the origins of the mafia in America--and the heroic Italian-born detective in New York City who devoted his life to putting a stop to it.
Subject: Organized crime > United States > Case studies.
Italians > Crimes against > United States > Case studies.
Italian Americans > Crimes against > Case studies.
Extortion > United States > Case studies.
Murder > United States > Case studies.
Mafia > United States > Case studies.

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