Havana nocturne : : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English.

Title Havana nocturne : : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost It to the revolution / T.J. English.
Names English, T. J.
Book Number DB067536
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Author documents from primary sources the late-1940s and early-1950s dominance of American organized crime in Havana's entertainment industries--beyond the U.S. government's reach. Describes Meyer Lansky's and Lucky Luciano's ties to Cuban dictator Batista's regime until Castro's 1956 takeover. Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2008.
Narrator Wallace, Bill.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History - Central & South America - HWS
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Crime & True Detective - CRI
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History - Modern World - HWO
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Social Needs and Problems - CONP
Audience Notes Bestseller.
Contains descriptions of sex.
Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Mafia - Cuba - Havana
Cuba - History - 1933-1959
Havana (Cuba) - Social conditions - 20th century
Call Number 364.106097291 ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : William Morrow, c2008. 9780061147715
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