The vapors : : a southern family, the New York mob, and the rise and fall of Hot Springs, America's forgotten capital of vice

Title The vapors : : a southern family, the New York mob, and the rise and fall of Hot Springs, America's forgotten capital of vice
Names Hill, David.
Book Number DB101918
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation A history of Hot Springs, Arkansas, during its golden years as a home for crime from the 1930s to the 1960s. The author examines this time period through the experiences of three individuals and plots the surrounding context of organized crime and racism in America. Some violence and some strong language. 2020.
Narrator Ashby, Mark.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains violence.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject Crime - Arkansas - Hot Springs - History
Families - Arkansas - Hot Springs - History
Gambling - Arkansas - Hot Springs - History
Mafia - Arkansas - Hot Springs - History
Hot Springs (Ark.) - History - 20th century
Nonfiction
Talking books
True crime stories
Downloadable books
Call Number 976.741 ANF
Language English
Released 2020
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2020 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020. 9781250086129
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