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All Around the Town

Herbert Asbury - History - 2003 - 244 pages
The author of "The Gangs of New York" continues his popular history of Manhattan, exploring the world of the 1830s, which saw grifters, killers, and lunatics prowling the ...
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The Barbary Coast: An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld

Herbert Asbury - History - 1933 - 318 pages
Asbury's classic chronicle explores the birth of San Francisco--a violent explosion from which the infant city emerged full-grown and raging wild. This is the story of the ...
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Up from Methodism

Herbert Asbury - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 142 pages
In 1926, while a reporter for the New York Herald Tribune, Herbert Asbury, great-great-nephew of Francis Asbury, the first American Bishop of the Methodist Church, submitted a ...
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Not at Night!

Herbert Asbury - Fiction - 2008 - 388 pages
This volume collects 24 creep tales from the early days of Weird Tales. Included are contributions by H.P. Lovecraft, Seabury Quinn, Frank Belknap Long, and many others ...
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The French Quarter: An Informal History of the New Orleans Underworld

Herbert Asbury - History - 2003 - 462 pages
The notorious underworld of the "French Quarter" is revealed in all its glory, from gamblers and prostitutes to high stakes murderers and gangsters, in a new edition of the ...
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The Gangs of New York: An Informal History of the Underworld

Herbert Asbury - History - 2008 - 366 pages
Traces the history of the gangs that once terrorized the Bowery, Hell's Kitchen, and Five Points sections of New York, and offers brief profiles of the most influential gang ...
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Carry Nation

Herbert Asbury - Prohibition - 1929 - 307 pages
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