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A Case of Mob Business Coercion In The Philadelphia Garbage Industry Atlas Rubbish & Salvage Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Philadelphia Inquirer exposed the machinations of Atlas Rubbish & Salvage's attempt to coerce merchants to use their garbage removal business services. The unlicensed company was managed by two Philadelphia residents who had established mob ties. Their names were William "Willie" Weisberg and Samuel "Cappy" Hoffman. Curiously, both Weisberg and Hoffman lived in the same apartment building.
The Black Hole
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations & Conspiracies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This is a collection of three inter-acting works 1991 - 2019. It enabled me to update details to confirm what had seemed possible earlier. It links together the Prince of Wales, the killing of John Lennon, and also the 1963 killing of President Kennedy. I outline a pattern that connected my home town to those events as well as other similar crimes such the Charles Manson serial killings.
My So Called Crazy Life: A True Story of an Escaped Scientologist - Now with pictures
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This life-experience of one born into, and raised according to the beliefs of the Church of Scientology, is a tell-all of how the church takes hold on one’s life completely and utterly. Many are unaware of it’s reach in our society. With opinion leaders, like big-time celebrities vouching for this religion, can one really trust the hype? Once one joins, are you truly ever free to leave this cult?
A $20 Million International Narcotics Ring Run By Philadelphia Mobster Nig Rosen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Philadelphia resident Robert D. Williams was among 46 persons named in a federal indictment handed down on September 3, 1957. Williams was part of a $20 million narcotics combine led by ex-Philadelphia Mafioso Nig Rosen. My e-book looks at the principals involved in drug rings that were broken up in 1957 and 1962. Perhaps the most prominent mobster involved was Bonanno enforcer Carmine Galante.
A South Philadelphia Numbers Racket Linked To Police Payoffs June 1956
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In June 1956 the Philadelphia Inquirer reported the suspension of a policeman who had taken payoffs from South Philly gamblers. One of the gamblers, James "Jimmy" Singleton had been arrested twenty-four times since 1928. Singleton worked for dapper crime boss Marco Reginelli in the south and southwest Philadelphia area. Gambler Michael Switz controlled the racket in central Philadelphia.
The Murder of Manhattan Subway Union Leader R. Norman Redwood West Englewood, New Jersey February 19, 1937
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Fay was a close associate of Democrat Jersey City, New Jersey Mayor Frank "I Am the Law" Hague. Information privy to Daily Worker writer John Meldon claimed that Fay was the most likely assassin of murdered "sandhog" union leader R. Norman Redwood. My e-book looks at information that was published about the case in various newspapers in New York, from 1937-1938. It is a story of corruption.
Plaasmoorde: Slagoffers vertel self
Price: $8.79 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Plaasmoorde: Slagoffers vertel self gaan nie oor die beskrywing van grusame aanvalle, moorde en letsels nie. Hierin word die verhale van mense se seerkry én opstaan vertel; van lewenslange posttraumatiese stresversteuring; boere se woede teen wat beskou word as ’n onsimpatieke regering; en ander se soeke na vergifnis.
The Man Who Saw And Lives In Your Tommorrows
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This book is a true crime chronicles of the still ongoing international global crimes involving USA,BRITAIN,FRANCE,GERMANY,EUROPEAN UNION,UNITED NATIONS,NIGERIA,SOUTH AFRICA your goverments are too scared to bring to court
The Man Who Saw And Lives In Your Tommorrows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This book is a true crime chronicles of the still ongoing international global crimes involving USA,BRITAIN,FRANCE,GERMANY,EUROPEAN UNION,UNITED NATIONS,NIGERIA,SOUTH AFRICA your goverments are too scared to bring to court. This book is an except from the personal narrative of of this present writer 's personal experience, living and working in South Africa with Nelson Mandela etc
Farm Murders: Victims tell their own stories
Price: $8.79 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Farm Murders: Victims tell their own stories is not a description of gruesome attacks, murders and torture. It rather focuses on the human interest stories of the survivors. It is about people who have been deeply hurt but not defeated; of life long post-traumatic stress disorder, the anger of farmers towards an unsympathetic government and about forgiveness.
The Colombo Family: A History of New York's Colombo Mafia Family
Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Colombo Family The Colombo Family is a well-researched book on the nearly 100-year history of one of New York City's infamous La Cosa Nostra organizations. It begins with the USA arrival of Joe Profaci, the first Boss, and ends in the confusion of the passing of Boss Carmine Persico in 2019.
Mobster Influence Inside the International Hod Carriers Union 1938 1959
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book looks at labor racketeering among the Hod Carriers and Common Laborers Union from 1938-1959. Among the most intriguing characters was a former boxer named Anthony Zawalick. Also known as Jack Wallace, he was arrested for disrupting a Socialist rally in June 1938. Syndicated columnist Westbrook Pegler depicts Wallace's infiltration of Hod Carriers Local 17 in Newburgh.
The Endicott, New York Mob Busted by FBI Agents in August 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Endicott, New York is one of the Triple Cites that comprise Broome County. A January 2, 1944 dice game that was broken up on North Street in Endicott, resulted in the indictments of three men. One of them, Ribello DiAngeli, was originally from Massachusetts. AWOL from the U.S. Army, he was among three men charged by a Broome County grand jury. Two of the perps were Brooklyn residents.
Melvin Jaquith Boston Mobster of the Dickens-Power Gang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Apprehended in Gloversville, New York on January 7, 1938, Melvin Jaquith was held in $90,000 bail. A drug store robber, Jaquith was also involved in the New Year's Eve 1937 holdup of an oil company in Stoneham, Massachusetts. Gang leader Sidney Powers was killed by police during the commission of this crime. Jaquith lived a long life. He lived for a time in Texas before moving on to Pinellas, FL.
Anthony "The Hook" Getch Gallo Gang Thug Murdered On 51st Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In August 1963 Anthony Getch was gravely wounded while riding with Gallo gang mobster Louis Mariani. The shooting incident, which killed Mariani, occurred outside a shopping center in Port Jefferson, Long Island. Between 1956-1970 Getch was arrested five times for various crimes. Getch was driving a stolen 1972 Mercury Montego when he was shot three times in the head at 51st St. and 7th Ave.
Harry Davidoff Teamsters/AFL-UAW Labor Union Boss Lucchese Extortionist and Johnny Dio's Mob Associate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In March 1957 Harry Davidoff was one of three men charged in an alleged extortion of the Special Box and Lumber Company of New York City. Allegedly the trio had extorted $7,002 from the business over a four year timespan. Davidoff, a Lucchese family associate, was intimately connected to mob/labor racketeer Johnny Dio and his boss Anthony "Tony Ducks" Corallo. Dio dominated Teamsters Local 649.
Fred Harvey Bonadonna Kansas City Mafia Soldier and Mob Deserter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Kansas City mob soldier Fred Harvey Bonadonna provided key details which law enforcement used to jail KC hoodlum Willie Cammisano on extortion charges. In May 1980 Bonadonna was called as a witness at a U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing in Washington. Cammisano was brought in from a federal prison cell in Springfield, Missouri. He resorted to the 5th Amendment on numerous occasions.
Peter Variano North Tarrytown, New York Garbage Czar Gambling Racketeer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
On December 28, 1962 Peter Variano was one of eleven persons seized during the breakup of two policy banks. The illegal enterprise had grossed $6 million annually in Westchester County, New York. In March 1970 a New York State trooper working as a double agent penetrated a gambling ring managed by Variano and Genovese soldier Nick Rattenni. This ring was active in Yonkers and Rockland County.
New York State Troopers Arrested In Gambling Sting March 1970 Links To Genovese Crime Syndicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Four New York State troopers arrested during the breakup of a lucrative gambling ring were once connected to Troop K in Hawthorne. Two garbage barons, Nicholas Rattenni and Peter Variano were lynchpins of the criminal syndicate. Rattenni was active as a Genovese family soldier. Variano had an arrest record dating to 1961, when he pleaded guilty to violating the federal gambling stamp wagering act.
Irving Velson Brooklyn Navy Yard Longshoremen Official Mafia-Soviet Union Liaison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights
More than once Irving Velson denied his affiliation with the Communist Party as well as any relationship he had with known Communists like Alger Hiss. Nevertheless labor union observers cited Velson as a friend of toughs and an active union/communist organizer. Writer Victor Riesel believed Velson was influential from coast to coast, and also in Hawaii. He was expelled from Local 13 in Brooklyn.

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