Coverart for item
The Resource Rogues' gallery : the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York, John Oller

Rogues' gallery : the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York, John Oller

Label
Rogues' gallery : the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York
Title
Rogues' gallery
Title remainder
the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York
Statement of responsibility
John Oller
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the beginnings of big-city police work to the rise of the Mafia, Rogues' Gallery is a colorful and captivating history of crime and punishment in the bustling streets of Old New York."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oller, John
Dewey number
363.209747/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8148.N5
LC item number
O55 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Police
  • Organized crime
  • Organized crime
  • Police
  • Social conditions
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Label
Rogues' gallery : the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York, John Oller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Forming the picture -- Making a name -- A cop is born -- Heist of the century -- The third degree -- King of the bank robbers -- Queen of the fences -- A star cop is born -- The great detective -- "Too much for our police" -- "Fredericka the Great" -- "Wired" -- "Either the Whyos or I must go" -- Better than Scotland Yard -- "Every crime here has its price" -- Paying tribute -- A world stuffed with sawdust--and blue with perjury -- Busted -- One rough rider -- "To hell with reform" -- The man in the straw hat -- The postman rang twice -- "How strange is public opinion" -- Return of the gangs -- Skating -- Up the river -- "Send for the dago!" -- The newcomer -- The Black Hand -- Endings
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xii], 511 pages
Isbn
9781524745653
Lccn
2020051815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1241164349
Label
Rogues' gallery : the birth of modern policing and organized crime in Gilded Age New York, John Oller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Forming the picture -- Making a name -- A cop is born -- Heist of the century -- The third degree -- King of the bank robbers -- Queen of the fences -- A star cop is born -- The great detective -- "Too much for our police" -- "Fredericka the Great" -- "Wired" -- "Either the Whyos or I must go" -- Better than Scotland Yard -- "Every crime here has its price" -- Paying tribute -- A world stuffed with sawdust--and blue with perjury -- Busted -- One rough rider -- "To hell with reform" -- The man in the straw hat -- The postman rang twice -- "How strange is public opinion" -- Return of the gangs -- Skating -- Up the river -- "Send for the dago!" -- The newcomer -- The Black Hand -- Endings
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xii], 511 pages
Isbn
9781524745653
Lccn
2020051815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)on1241164349

Library Locations

    • Wadleigh Memorial LibraryBorrow it
      49 Nashua Street, Milford, NH, 03055, US
      42.835245 -71.647914
Processing Feedback ...