Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City
Traces Atlantic City from its birth as a quiet seaside health resort, through the notorious backroom politics and power struggles, to the city's rebirth as an international entertainment and gambling mecca where anything goes.
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Review: Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic CityUser Review - Kacey - Goodreads
I'm going to preface this review by saying that yes, I have seen some of the television show Boardwalk Empire. However, I'm a huge fan of history and I had a feeling I would enjoy this even without ... Read full review
Review: Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic CityUser Review - Brian - Goodreads
"When freed Black tradesmen were thrown into competition with White workers, there was often open social conflict. White workers, in both the South and North, reacted violently. They wouldn't permit ... Read full review