The Black Hand a chapter in ethnic crime by Thomas M. Pitkin

Cover of: The Black Hand | Thomas M. Pitkin

Published by Rowman and Littlefield in Totowa, N.J .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Black Hand (United States) -- History,
  • Italian American criminals -- United States -- History,
  • Organized crime -- United States -- History

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementThomas Monroe Pitkin, Francesco Cordasco.
ContributionsCordasco, Francesco, 1920- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6791 .P57 1977b
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4552476M
ISBN 100874718864
LC Control Number77021966
OCLC/WorldCa3168769

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