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The Resource Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York, Richard Zacks

Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York, Richard Zacks

Label
Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York
Title
Island of vice
Title remainder
Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York
Statement of responsibility
Richard Zacks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the effort by newly appointed police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt to shut down late nineteenth-century New York City's brothels, gambling houses, and after-hours saloons
Citation location within source
  • February 01, 2012
  • January 01, 2012
  • December 15, 2011
  • December 05, 2011
Citation source
  • Booklist
  • Library Journal
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zacks, Richard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Vice control
  • Police administration
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York, Richard Zacks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2011028586
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 431 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385519724
Lccn
2011028586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385519724
  • (OCoLC)742234387
Label
Island of vice : Theodore Roosevelt's doomed quest to clean up sin-loving New York, Richard Zacks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2011028586
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 431 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385519724
Lccn
2011028586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385519724
  • (OCoLC)742234387

Library Locations

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      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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