Author Event: Jeffrey Sussman: Big Apple Gangsters: The Rise and Decline of the Mob in New York (Zoom Virtual Event)

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Saturday, December 5 at 2:00pm. Meet Arnold Rothstein, the father of organized crime and the fixer of the 1919 World Series; his proteges Meyer Lansky and Ben Siegel (who hated the nickname “Bugsy”}; and Dutch Shultz, who really did fit is enemies with cement overshoe on this fascinating history of the New York mob. “The introduction, in which the author tells of his own family’s mob encounters and connections, is alone worth the price of admission.” The introduction, in which the author tells of his own family’s mob encounters and connections, is alone worth the price of admission.” -- Publishers Weekly

 

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