THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CLEVELAND MAFIA, Corn Sugar and Blood

By: Porrello, Rick

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The story of the third-ranked Mafia organization in America, and "the Sugar War, a Prohibition-era series of conflicts over control of corn sugar, a primary ingredient in hooch, bootleg booze." Also "offers the first detailed look at the life of Angelo 'Big Ange' Lonardo," who became the Cleveland Mafia's boss. Black boards w/black cloth backstrip w/silver spine lettering, 240 pages (including references, index, brief author biography), illustrated. Mild slant, tanning, in dust jacket w/light rubbing, light general wear

Title: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CLEVELAND MAFIA, Corn Sugar and Blood

Author Name: Porrello, Rick

Categories: True Crime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Barricade Books: 1995

ISBN Number: 1-56980-058-8

ISBN Number 13: 9781569800584

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 017051

Keywords: NOISBN, Rick Porrello, Cleveland, Mafia, crime, criminals, Mafioso, Sugar War, corn sugar, booze, hooch, bootlegger, bootleggers, Sicilian-Americans, Angelo "Big Ange" Lonardo, Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Las Vegas, Dr. Joseph Romano, Sam Tiloc