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Meyer Lansky

Dennis Eisenberg

Meyer Lansky

mogul of the mob

by Dennis Eisenberg

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Published by Corgi in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lansky, Meyer.,
  • Mafia -- Biography.,
  • Crime and criminals -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, New York , Paddington Press, 1979.

    StatementDennis Eisenberg, Uri Dan, Eli Landau.
    ContributionsDan, Uri., Landau, Eli.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6248.L25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination391p. :
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15061436M
    ISBN 100552115878
    OCLC/WorldCa16602516

    Growing up as the daughter of Jewish mob boss Meyer Lansky seemed to be glitz and glamour for Sandra Lansky. Sandra was a wild child of the late 50s and 60s who was raised with a privileged life. Meyer Lansky was an American financial manipulator and kingpin of U.S. organized crime. Lansky applied his financial and organizational acumen to bootlegging in the Prohibition era, to gambling in Cuba, the Bahamas, and the United States, and to underworld penetration of legitimate businesses.


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Meyer and Lucky would later go on to be extremely big deals, with Lucky founding one of the Five Families, and Meyer founding a group called Murder, Inc (Depending on who you ask, Meyer Lansky is an American hero either in spite of or possibly because.

Meyer Lansky, who led the U.S. mob’s exploitation of Cuba in the s, set up a famous meeting of crime bosses at the hotel in (Ralph Morse, LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images).

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