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Tough Jews: Fathers, Sons, and Gangster Dreams

Tough Jews: Fathers, Sons, and Gangster Dreams

by Rich Cohen

Editeur : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780375705472
Broché: 304
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Date d'affichage: 2020-08-03
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In an L.A. delicatessen, a group of Brooklyn natives gets together to discuss basketball, boxing, the weather back east, and the Jewish gangsters of yesteryear. Meyer Lansky. Bugsy Siegel. Louis Lepke, the self-effacing mastermind of Murder, Inc. Red Levine, the Orthodox hit man who refused to kill on the Sabbath. Abe "Kid Twist" Reles, who looked like a mama's boy but once buried a rival alive. These are just some of the vibrant, vicious characters Rich Cohen's father reminisced about and the author evokes so pungently in Tough Jews. Tracing a generation of Jewish gangsters from the candy stores of Brownsville to the clubhouses of the Lower East Side--and, occasionally, to suites ...