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The Resource The Bourbon King : the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius, Bob Batchelor

The Bourbon King : the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius, Bob Batchelor

Label
The Bourbon King : the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius
Title
The Bourbon King
Title remainder
the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius
Statement of responsibility
Bob Batchelor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On the 100th anniversary of The Volstead Act comes the epic, definitive story of the man who cracked the Prohibition system, became one of the world's richest criminal masterminds, and helped inspire The Great Gatsby"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Batchelor, Bob
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Remus, George
  • Remus, George
  • Alcohol trafficking
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Large type books
  • Remus, George
  • Alcohol trafficking
  • Large type books
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Ohio
  • United States
Label
The Bourbon King : the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius, Bob Batchelor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Regular print version previously published by: Diversion Publishing Corp
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Awash in red -- Part one: Birth of a bootlegger. Napoleon of the bar ; Illicit relations ; Birth of a bootlegger -- Part two: King of the bootleggers. The bourbon empire ; Underworld boss of Death Valley ; Every man has his price ; Epic grandeur -- Part three: Plundering an empire. Ace bags the king ; Business as usual ; Life in hell ; Freedom ; Heavy lover ; Plundering the bourbon empire -- Part four: A very dangerous man. A shot rings out ; "Ready for the battle--It's a fight!" ; Cutthroats and assassins ; Let's give him a nice Christmas -- Part five: Lost millions. Rise of the gangster ; Dodge's demise ; Remus vs. Prohibition -- Epilogue: Fall of the bootleg baron
Control code
on1122801924
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643584577
Lccn
2019950804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122801924
Label
The Bourbon King : the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius, Bob Batchelor
Publication
Note
Regular print version previously published by: Diversion Publishing Corp
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Awash in red -- Part one: Birth of a bootlegger. Napoleon of the bar ; Illicit relations ; Birth of a bootlegger -- Part two: King of the bootleggers. The bourbon empire ; Underworld boss of Death Valley ; Every man has his price ; Epic grandeur -- Part three: Plundering an empire. Ace bags the king ; Business as usual ; Life in hell ; Freedom ; Heavy lover ; Plundering the bourbon empire -- Part four: A very dangerous man. A shot rings out ; "Ready for the battle--It's a fight!" ; Cutthroats and assassins ; Let's give him a nice Christmas -- Part five: Lost millions. Rise of the gangster ; Dodge's demise ; Remus vs. Prohibition -- Epilogue: Fall of the bootleg baron
Control code
on1122801924
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643584577
Lccn
2019950804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1122801924

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