Mr. Untouchable

by Leroy Barnes

Publisher: Rugged Land in New York City

Written in English
Cover of: Mr. Untouchable | Leroy Barnes
Published: Pages: 308 Downloads: 63
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Subjects:

  • Barnes, Leroy, -- 1933-,
  • Criminals -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Organized crime -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Edition Notes

    Chart on inside front lining papers.

    Other titlesMister Untouchable
    Statementby Leroy "Nicky" Barnes and Tom Folsom.
    ContributionsFolsom, Tom, 1974-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6795.N5 B37 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308 p. ;
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23109329M
    ISBN 10159071041X
    ISBN 109781590710418
    LC Control Number2006036665

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