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Published: 01 May 2018

416 Pages | 16 pp b/w insert

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190864347

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New York Exposed

The Gilded Age Police Scandal that Launched the Progressive Era

Daniel Czitrom

  • A true-crime New York-based historical thriller featuring a colorful cast of turn-of-the-century figures--Tammany bosses, progressive do-gooders, and all the purveyors of vice and corruption
  • The first thoroughly researched, thoughtfully written book about the Lexow investigation
  • Author is best-known expert on nineteenth-century New York and crime--he was the history advisor to BBC America's production "Coppers"