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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zacks, Richard
Dewey number
363.2/309747109034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6795.N5
LC item number
Z33 2012
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.)
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
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
  • ocn742234387
  • (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
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
  • ocn742234387
  • (OCoLC)742234387

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