The holy thief : : a con man's journey from darkness to light

Title The holy thief : : a con man's journey from darkness to light
Names Borovitz, Mark.
Eisenstock, Alan.
Book Number BR015822
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Gangster-turned-rabbi whose "weapon of choice was a checkbook" divulges twenty-five years of crime that began when his father died and in financial desperation he turned to a mobster to fence goods and buy friendships. Recounts a lifesaving prison term during which he found spirituality, redemption, and rehabilitation. Strong language. 2004.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Religion - REL
Jewish Interest - Non-Fiction - JINN
Jewish Interest - JIN
Religions (Other than Christian) - RELO
Biography - Crime, Cops, Lawyers, & Defendants - BIX
Crime & True Detective - CRI
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Autobiography - ABI
Short Book - SH
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2006 - B206
Audience Notes Contains strong language.
LC Subject Rabbis - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Thieves - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Call Number 296.092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2004
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2004 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, c2004.
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