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The Mafia and Long Island Prostitution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
Connie McCallister and Esther Vigliatore were two of the madams arrested in the Long Island prostitution scandal of 1964. The network was unique involving housewives from Suffolk and Nassau Counties. There were also floaters from New York City who prostituted themselves in the operation. Authorities believed that the business was mob connected. Johnny Dio and Frank Costello's names were mentioned.
AFL Extortion of Long Island Building Contractors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Long Island builders association was confronted with a scheme that began when 1,500 AFL unionists picketed an Eagle Rock homes project in Garden City, New York. My e-book looks at the $360,000 extorted from builders and contractors which led to indictments in Nassau County in 1953. The text also considers the factionalism between William DeKoning Sr. and Frank Nataro of the Laborers Union.
Regina, quel est sa Couleur?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: French. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Celà fait plusieurs années qu’ils ne sont plus vu, Mispha manque son amie intime, Regina. Elles communiquent par correspondance. Dans ses souvenirs de leur dernière année au secondaire, Mispha révèle la forte influence positive de sa famille, rencontrant le professeur Douglas et établissant un lien avec son professeur préféré, Samantha. Le livre se présente en deux langues, en anglais et en franc
New York City Circus And Amusement Park Directory, 1930
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
My eBook is a useful directory of companies in the Circus and Amusement Park industry of Metropolitan New York City in 1930. The text can be used for ancestry research of deeds, defunct firms, family trees, maps, and urban studies. 1930 was the first full year of the Great Depression in the United States. Circus and Amusement Parks firms vied for what little most families spent on entertainment.
New York City Boxing Directory (1885-1960)
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
My eBook is an alphabetical directory of boxing-related persons and organizations in New York City. The time span is from the late 19th Century until after the mid 20th Century. The directory lists occupational titles, business and residential addresses, and phone numbers (for 1950s-1960). The text is pertinent for boxing enthusiasts as well as persons interested in researching family ancestries.
17 Days the Katie Beers Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
On December 28, 1992, two days before her tenth birthday, Katie Beers disappeared. She had left for an outing with a close family friend, John Esposito, and her family grew frantic, fearing the worst.