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King Of The Jews: The Greatest Mob Story Never Told

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Flamboyant mobster Arnold Rothstein was gambling and money. He was the inspiration for Meyer Wolfsheim in The Great Gatsby and Nathan Detroit in Guys and Dolls . It was rumored he masterminded the 1919 World Series fix. He was Mr. Broadway, a king of corruption…
Dino: Living High In The Dirty Business Of Dreams
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|April 13, 1999

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From dealing blackjack in the small-time gangster  town of Steubenville, Ohio, to carousing with the  famous "Rat Pack" in a Hollywood he  called home, Dean Martin lived in a grandstand,  guttering life of booze, broads,…
Fuego Eterno: La Historia De Jerry Lee Lewis
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|May 1, 2017

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The dramatic and troubled life of Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the most legendary within American popular music. Considered one of the best biographies ever written, Fuego eterno incorporates both dark fiction and documentary-like precision to shed light on one of…
Me And The Devil: A Novel
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|December 3, 2013

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A raw and blazing novel by "the single, most brain-searingly dangerous man of letters. Read him at your peril." (Anthony Bourdain) An aging New Yorker, a writer named Nick, feels life ebbing out of him. The world has gone to hell and Nick is so sick of it all…
Where Dead Voices Gather
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|August 21, 2001

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A forgotten singer from the early days of jazz is at the center of this riveting book--a narrative that is part mystery, part biography, part meditation on the meaning and power of music.
The Nick Tosches Reader
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|April 7, 2000

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Newsday has said that Nick Tosches "casts brilliant black light." The San Diego Reader has said that "Tosches's best sentences uncoil like rattlesnakes and strike with a venom that spreads poison through all the little Sunday-school ideas you've held dear." And…
Hellfire: The Jerry Lee Lewis Story
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|April 22, 1998

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The life of Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the most dramatic and tormented in rock 'n' roll history. Hellfire is a wild, riveting, and beautifully written biography that received universal acclaim on its original publication and remains one of the most remarkable…
Unsung Heroes Of Rock 'n' Roll: The Birth Of Rock In The Wild Years Before Elvis

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Long before Elvis Presley entered Sam Phillips's Sun Records studio in 1954, rock 'n' roll was being performed and recorded by the likes of Big Joe Turner, Louis Jordan, Wynonie Harris, the Clovers, the Dominoes, the Midnighters, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Wanda…
Under Tiberius
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|August 2, 2016

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A work of dangerous and haunting beauty by America's last real literary outlaw. Under Tiberius is a thrilling story of crime and deceit involving the man who came to be called Jesus Christ. Deep in the recesses of the Vatican, Nick Tosches unearths a…
Country: The Twisted Roots Of Rock 'n' Roll
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|August 22, 1996

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Celebrating the dark origins of our most American music, Country reveals a wild shadowland of history that encompasses blackface minstrels and yodeling cowboys; honky-tonk hell and rockabilly heaven; medieval myth and musical miscegenation; sex, drugs, murder;…
Confessions d'un chasseur d'opium
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|April 17, 2001

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Nick Tosches, d'origine italo-albanaise, né en 1949, a d'abord travaillé pour une compagnie de sous-vêtements, puis comme chasseur de serpents avant de renoncer à toute forme d'activité salariale. Il est alors devenu journaliste, biographe, romancier et poète.…
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|February 13, 2003

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