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The night club era

Walker, Stanley

The night club era

by Walker, Stanley

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Frederick A. Stokes Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Prohibition -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Crime and criminals -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Moral conditions,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Clubs

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stanley Walker ... with an introduction by Alva Johnston; with an index.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.627 .W26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi p., 1 l., 327 p.
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6297776M
      LC Control Number33033675
      OCLC/WorldCa392436

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