King of crime. by Dom Frasca

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Genovese, Vito, 1897-,
  • Mafia.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6248.G34 F7
The Physical Object
Pagination217 p.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5775728M
LC Control Number59014027
OCLC/WorldCa1560221

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