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AmericanMafia.com Reference Library

Welcome to the AmericanMafia.Com Reference Library. Allan May has listed over 500 books on the Mafia, organized crime, organized crime figures, labor racketeering, Prohibition, gambling, law enforcement officers involved in the pursuit of organized crime, and a section on the Mid-West Crime Wave of 1933-34. We have separated these collections by category for your easy reference. Books are listed in several categories if we felt they fit into more than one topic.

Some books can be reviewed and ordered from the our       online bookshop, which is linked to this page. In addition, you can place orders for out-of-print books, which are listed here through the Amazon.com link above.

Below is an outline of how the books are categorized:

Main Categories:
Autobiographies
Biographies – Alphabetical by Person
Biographies – Alphabetical by Title
Black Organized Crime
Canadian Organized Crime
Cities or States
Gambling
Government Hearing and Reports
Hoffa, Labor, Teamsters and Unions
International Organized Crime
Jewish Organized Crime 
Kefauver’s and McClelland’s Senate Crime Committees
Law Enforcement Officers, By
Mid-West Crime Wave 1933 – 1934
Miscellaneous
Organized Crime – Scholarly
Pictures and Photographs, Books Predominantly with
Political Emphasis
Prohibition
Prostitution
Rats, Informants, Turncoats, or Books written by Mobsters or former Mobsters
Wide Range – These books cover multiple cities or mob figures
Women

Individuals:
	Capone, Al
	Costello, Frank
	Gallo, Joey
	Gotti, John
	Hoover, J. Edgar
	Luciano, Lucky

Prolific Authors:
	Asbury, Herbert – Books By
	Demaris, Ovid – Books By
	Hanna, David – Books By
	Messick, Hank – Books By
	Reid, Ed – Books By
	Renner, Thomas C. – Books By
	Roemer, Jr., William F.
	


 AmericanMafia.com Reference Library


MAIN CATEGORIES:
Autobiographies:
	A Man of Honor
		Bonanno, Joseph with Sergio Lalli – 1983 – Simon and Schuster
	American Agent 
		Purvis, Melvin – 1936 – Doubleday, Doran and Company
	Blood Oath
		Fresolone, George and Robert J. Wagman – 1994 – Simon and Schuster
	Body Mike
		Cantalupo, Joseph and Thomas C. Renner – 1990 – Villard Books
	Bound By Honor: A Mafioso’s Story
		Bonanno, Bill – 1999 – St. Martin’s Press
	Brother Frank
		Minucci, Frank and William Hoffman – 1998 – Kensington Publishing Company
	Carrying A Gun for Al Capone
		Bilbo, Jack – 1942 – London Quality press, LTD.
	Cohen, Mickey: In My Own Words
		Cohen, Mickey as told to John Peer Nugent – 1975 – Prentice Hall
	Giesler, Story, The Jerry
		Giesler, Jerry as told to Pete Martin – 1960 – Simon and Schuster
	Puzo, Mario – Godfather Papers, The     (Paper back)
		Puzo, Mario – 1973 – Fawcett Crest
	Goniff, The…Red Rudensky
		Rudensky, Morris and Don Riley – 1970 – Blue Earth
	Joe Dogs: The Life and Crimes of a Mobster
		Iannuzzi, Joseph – 1993 – Simon and Schuster
	Man Who Rocked the Boat, The
		Keating, William J. and Richard Carter – 1956 – Harper and Brothers
	Night Stick: The Autobiography of Lewis J. Valentine
		Valentine, Lewis J. – 1947 – Dial Press	
	Prohibition Agent Number One
		Einstein, Izzy – 1932 – Frederick A. Stokes Company
	Quitting the Mob
		Franzese, Michael and Dary Matera – 1992 – Harper Collins Publishers
	Rap Sheet: My Life Story
		Audett, James Henry – 1954 – William Sloane
	They Called Me Devil     (Paper back)
		Meyer, George H. as told to Chaplain Ray and Max Call – 1979 – Acclaimed Books
	This Was My World
		St. John, Robert – 1953 – Doubleday

Biographies – Alphabetical by Person:
NOTE: If the person’s name is in parenthesis it is not part of the title of the book
	Accardo: The Genuine Godfather
		Roemer Jr., William F. – 1995 – Donald I. Fine, Inc
	Annenbergs, The: The Salvaging of a Tainted Dynasty
		Cooney, John E. – 1982 – Simon & Schuster
	Barboza     (Paper Back)
		Messick, Hank and Barboza, Joe – 1975 – Dell Books
	Becker, Charlie: The Life and Bad Times
		Root, Jonathan – 1962 – Secker & Warburg (London)
	Becker Scandal, The: A Time Remembered 
		Delmar, Vina – 1968 – Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc.
	(Buchalter, Lepke) – Lepke     (Paper back – Based on the movie)
		Pearl, Jack – 1975 – Pocket Books
	(Callahan, Gerald M) – Cheesebox
		Meskil, Paul S. with Gerald M. Callahan – 1974 – Prentice Hall
	Capone, Al – SEE SECTION ON CAPONE
	(Castellano, Paul) – Boss of Bosses – The Fall of the Godfather: The FBI & Paul Castellano
		Kurins, Andris and Joseph F. O’Brien – 1991 – Simon & Schuster
	(Cermak, Anton J.) – Boss Cermak of Chicago: A Study of Political Leadership
		Gottfried, Alex – 1962 – University of Washington Press
	Cohen, Mickey: Mobster     (Paper back)
		Reid, Ed – 1973 – Pinnacle Books
	Costello, Frank – SEE SECTION ON COSTELLO
	(Daley, Richard J.) – Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago
		Royko, Mike – 1971 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	(DeCavalcante, Sam) – Sam the Plumber     (Paper back)
		Zeiger, Henry A. – 1970 – Signet Books
	(Dewey, Thomas E.) – Dewey: An American of this Century
		Walker, Stanley – 1944 – McGraw-Hill (Whittlesey House)
	Diamond, Jack “Legs”: Anatomy of a Gangster
		Levine, Gary – 1996 – Purple Mountain Press
	Diamond, Legs
		Curzon, Sam – 1973 – Belmont Tower Books
	(Fallon, William J.) – Great Mouthpiece, The: A Life Story of William J. Fallon
		Fowler, Gene – 1931 – Grosset and Dunlap
	(Fiato, Anthony) - Animal in Hollywood, The: Anthony Fiato’s Life in the Mafia
		Smith, John L. – 1998 – Barricade Books
	Gallo, Joey – SEE SECTION ON GALLO
	(Gambino, Carlo) – Don Carlo: Boss of Bosses
		Meskil, Paul – 1973 – Popular Library
	Gambino, Carlo: King of the Mafia     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	Genovese, Vito     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	(Genovese, Vito) – King of Crime: Vito Genovese
		Frasca, Dom – 1959 – Crown Publishers
	(Giancana, Sam) – Don, The: The Life and Death of Sam Giancana
		Brashler, William – 1977 – Harper and Row
	(Giancana, Sam) – Double Cross
		Giancana, Chuck and Sam Giancana – 1992 – Warner Books
	Gotti, John – SEE SECTION ON GOTTI
	(Greene, Danny) – To Kill the Irishman: The War that Crippled the Mafia
		Porrello, Rick – 1998 – Next Hat Press
	Hoffa, James – SEE SECTION ON HOFFA
	Hoover, J. Edgar – SEE SECTION ON HOOVER
	Humphreys, Murray) – Prince of Crime     (Also released as No Gangster More Bold)
		Morgan, John – 1985 – Stein and Day
	(Lansky, Meyer) – Lansky
		Messick, Hank – 1971 – G. P. Putnam and Sons
	Lansky, Meyer: Mogul of the Mob
		Eisenberg, Dennis, Uri Dan, and Eli Landau – 1979 – Paddington Press Ltd
	(Lansky, Meyer) – Little Man: Meyer Lansky and the Gangster Life
		Lacey, Robert – 1991 – Little, Brown and Company
	Lingle, Jake: Or Chicago on the Spot
		Boettiger, 1931 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Luciano, Lucky – SEE SECTION ON LUCIANO
	Ness, Eliot: The Real Story
		Heimel, Paul W. – 1997 – Know Books
	Petrosino, Joe
		Petacco, Arrigo – 1974 – MacMillan
	(Polisi, Sal) – Sins of the Father
		Taylor, Nick – 1989 – Simon and Schuster
	(Roselli, Johnny) - All American Mafioso: The Johnny Roselli Story
		Becker, Ed and Charles Rappleye – 1991 – Doubleday
	(Rothstein, Arnold) – Big Bankroll, The: The Life and Times of Arnold Rothstein
		Katcher, Leo – 1959 – Arlington House
	(Rothstein, Arnold) – In the Reign of Rothstein
		Clarke, Donald Henderson – 1929 – Grosset and Dunlap
	Ruby, Jack
		Demaris, Ovid and Gary Wills – 1994 – Da Capo Press
	(Schultz, Dutch) – Kill the Dutchman: The Story of Dutch Schultz
		Sann, Paul – 1971 – Arlington House
	Schultz Story, The Dutch     (Paper back)
		Addy, Ted – 1962 – Monarch Books    
	(Seabury, Samuel) – Man Who Road the Tiger, The: Life and Times of Judge Samuel Seabury
		Mitgang, Herbert – 1963 – J. B. Lippincott
	Serpico
		Maas, Peter – 1973 – The Viking Press
	(Siegel, Bugsy) – Bugsy: The Bloodthirsty, Lusty Life of Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel   (Paper Back)
		Carpozi, Jr., George – 1992 – Shapolsky Publishers, Inc.
	Siegel, Bugsy: The Man Who Invented Murder, Inc.     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower Books
	(Siegel, Bugsy) – We Only Kill Each Other – The Life and Bad Times of Bugsy Siegel
		Jennings, Dean – 1968 – John Long
	(Spilotro, Anthony) – Enforcer, The: Spilotro – The Chicago Mob’s Man Over Las Vegas
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1994 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
	Torrio, Johnny: First of the Gang Lords
		McPhaul, John J. (Jack) – 1970 – Arlington House
	(Tresca, Carlo) – All the Right Enemies: The Life and Murder of Carlo Tresca
		Gallagher, Dorothy – 1988 – Rutgers University Press
	(Thompson, William Hale) – Big Bill of Chicago
		Wendt, Lloyd and Herman Kogan – 1953 – Bobbs-Merrill Company
	(Yablonsky, Anthony) – A Man Named Tony: The True Story of the Yablonsky Murders
		Brown, Stuart – 1976 – W. W. Norton & Company
	(Zwillman, Abner) – Gangster #2: Longy Zwillman, The Man Who Invented Organized Crime
		Stuart, Mark A – 1985 – Lyle Stuart

Biographies  - Alphabetical by Title:
	A Man Named Tony: The True Story of the Yablonsky Murders
		Brown, Stuart – 1976 – W. W. Norton & Company
	Accardo: The Genuine Godfather
		Roemer Jr., William F. – 1995 – Donald I. Fine, Inc
	All American Mafioso: The Johnny Roselli Story
		Becker, Ed and Charles Rappleye – 1991 – Doubleday
	All the Right Enemies: The Life and Murder of Carlo Tresca
		Gallagher, Dorothy – 1988 – Rutgers University Press
	Annenbergs, The: The Salvaging of a Tainted Dynasty
		Cooney, John E. – 1982 –  Simon & Schuster
	Animal in Hollywood, The: Anthony Fiato’s Life in the Mafia
		Smith, John L. – 1998 – Barricade Books	
	Barboza     (Paper Back)
		Messick, Hank and Barboza, Joe – 1975 – Dell Books
	Becker, Charlie: The Life and Bad Times
		Root, Jonathan – 1962 – Secker & Warburg (London)
	Becker Scandal, The: A Time Remembered 
		Delmar, Vina – 1968 – Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc.
	Big Bankroll, The: The Life and Times of Arnold Rothstein
		Katcher, Leo – 1959 – Arlington House
	Big Bill of Chicago
		Wendt, Lloyd and Herman Kogan – 1953 – Bobbs-Merrill Company
	Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago
		Royko, Mike – 1971 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Boss Cermak of Chicago: A Study of Political Leadership
		Gottfried, Alex – 1962 – University of Washington Press
	Boss of Bosses – The Fall of the Godfather: The FBI & Paul Castellano
		Kurins, Andris and Joseph F. O’Brien – 1991 – Simon & Schuster
	Bugsy: The Bloodthirsty, Lusty Life of Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel     (Paper Back)
		Carpozi, Jr., George – 1992 – Shapolsky Publishers, Inc.
	Capone, Al – SEE SECTION ON CAPONE
	Cheesebox
		Meskil, Paul S. with Gerald M. Callahan – 1974 – Prentice Hall
	Cohen, Mickey: Mobster     (Paper back)
		Reid, Ed – 1973 – Pinnacle Books
	Costello, Frank – SEE SECTION ON COSTELLO
	Dewey: An American of this Century
		Walker, Stanley – 1944 – McGraw-Hill (Whittlesey House)
	Diamond, Jack “Legs”: Anatomy of a Gangster
		Levine, Gary – 1996 – Purple Mountain Press
	Diamond, Legs
		Curzon, Sam – 1973 – Belmont Tower Books
	Don, The: The Life and Death of Sam Giancana
		Brashler, William – 1977 – Harper and Row
	Don Carlo: Boss of Bosses
		Meskil, Paul – 1973 – Popular Library
	Double Cross     (Sam Giancana)
		Giancana, Chuck and Sam Giancana – 1992 – Warner Books
	Enforcer, The: Spilotro – The Chicago Mob’s Man Over Las Vegas
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1994 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
	Gallo, Joey – SEE SECTION ON GALLO
	Gambino, Carlo: King of the Mafia     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	Gangster #2: Longy Zwillman, The Man Who Invented Organized Crime
		Stuart, Mark A – 1985 – Lyle Stuart
	Genovese, Vito     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	Gotti, John – SEE SECTION ON GOTTI
	Great Mouthpiece, The: A Life Story of William J. Fallon
		Fowler, Gene – 1931 – Grosset and Dunlap
	Hoffa, James – SEE SECTION ON HOFFA
	Hoover, J. Edgar – SEE SECTION ON HOOVER
	In The Reign of Rothstein
		Clarke, Donald Henderson – 1929 – Grosset and Dunlap
	Kill the Dutchman: The Story of Dutch Schultz
		Sann, Paul – 1971 – Arlington House
	King of Crime: Vito Genovese
		Frasca, Dom – 1959 – Crown Publishers
	Lansky
		Messick, Hank – 1971 – G. P. Putnam and Sons
	Lansky, Meyer: Mogul of the Mob
		Eisenberg, Dennis, Uri Dan, and Eli Landau – 1979 – Paddington Press Ltd
	Lepke     (Paper back – Based on the movie)
		Pearl, Jack – 1975 – Pocket Books
	Lingle, Jake: Or Chicago on the Spot
		Boettiger, 1931 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Little Man: Meyer Lansky and the Gangster Life
		Lacey, Robert – 1991 – Little, Brown and Company
	Luciano, Lucky – SEE SECTION ON LUCIANO
	Man Who Road the Tiger, The: The Life and Times of Judge Samuel Seabury
		Mitgang, Herbert – 1963 – J. B. Lippincott
	Ness, Eliot: The Real Story
		Heimel, Paul W. – 1997 – Know Books
	Petrosino, Joe
		Petacco, Arrigo – 1974 – MacMillan
	Prince of Crime     (Also released as No Gangster More Bold)
		Morgan, John – 1985 – Stein and Day
	Ruby, Jack
		Demaris, Ovid and Gary Wills – 1994 – Da Capo Press
	Sam the Plumber     (Paper back – Sam DeCavalcante)
		Zeiger, Henry A. – 1970 – Signet Books
	Schultz Story, The Dutch     (Paper back)
		Addy, Ted – 1962 – Monarch Books    
	Serpico
		Maas, Peter – 1973 – The Viking Press
	Siegel, Bugsy: The Man Who Invented Murder, Inc.     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower Books
	Sins of the Father     (Sal Polisi)
		Taylor, Nick – 1989 – Simon and Schuster
	To Kill the Irishman: The War that Crippled the Mafia     (Danny Greene)
		Porrello, Rick – 1998 – Next Hat Press
	Torrio, Johnny: First of the Gang Lords
		McPhaul, John J. (Jack) – 1970 – Arlington House
	We Only Kill Each Other – The Life and Bad Times of Bugsy Siegel
		Jennings, Dean – 1968 – John Long

Black Organized Crime:
	African American Organized Crime: A Social History
		Schatzberg, Rufus and Robert J. Kelly – 1997 – Rutgers University Press
	Black Mafia: Ethnic Succession in Organized Crime
		Ianni, Frances A. J. – 1974 – Simon & Schuster
	Black Organized Crime in Harlem: 1920-1930
		Schatzberg, Rufus – 1993 – Garland Publishing, Inc.
	Easy Money
		Goddard, Donald – 1978 – Farrar, Staus and Giroux

Canadian Organized Crime:
	Blood Brothers: How Canada’s Most Powerful Mafia Family Runs its Business
		Edwards, Peter – 1990 – Key Porter Books
	Canadian Connection, The
		Charbonneau, Jean-Luc – 1976 – Optimum
	Deadly Silence: Canadian Mafia Murders
		Edwards, Peter and Antonio Nicaso – 1993 – MacMillan Canada
	Global Mafia: The New World Order of Organized Crime
		Nicaso, Antonio and Lee Lamothe – 1995 – MacMillan Canada
	King of the Mob     (Rocco Perri)
		Dubro, James and Robert F. Rowland – 1987 – Penguin
	Nephew, The: The Making of a Mafia Hitman
		Simard, Real and Michel Vastel – 1988 – Prentice Hall, Canada

Cities or States:
	Alabama:
		Phenix City: The Wickedest City in America
			Strickland, Edwin and Gene Wortsman – 1955 – Vulcan Press (Birmingham)
	Arizona:
		Loud and Clear     (The murder of reporter Don Bolles)
			Hoffman, William and Lake Headley – 1990 – Henry Holt and Company
		What’s In It For Me     (Arizona politics)
			Stedino, Joseph with Dary Matera – 1992 – Harper Collins
	Boston:
		Godson, The: A True Life Account of 20 Years Inside the Mob
			Fopiano, Willie and John Harney – 1993 – St. Martin’s Press
		My Life in the Mafia
			Teresa, Vincent with Thomas C. Renner – 1973 – Doubleday and Company	
		Teresa’s Mafia, Vinnie
			Teresa, Vincent with Thomas C. Renner – 1975 – Doubleday and Company
		Underboss, The: The Rise and Fall of a Mafia Family
			Lehr, Dick and Gerald O’Neill – 1989 – St. Martin’s Press
		Underworld U.S.A.: The Story of the Growth of a Criminal Empire
			Dinneen, Joseph F. – 1956 – Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
	Chicago:
		Barbarians in our Midst
			Peterson, Virgil W. – 1952 – Little, Brown & Company
		Battle for Chicago
			Andrews, Wayne – 1946 – Harcourt, Brace
		Big Bill of Chicago
			Wendt, Lloyd and Herman Kogan – 1953 – Bobbs-Merrill Company
		Bootleggers, The: The Story of Prohibition
			Allsop, Kenneth – 1961 – Arlington House
		Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago
			Royko, Mike – 1971 – E. P. Dutton and Company
		Boss Cermak of Chicago: A Study of Political Leadership
			Gottfried, Alex – 1962 – University of Washington Press
		Capone, Al – SEE SECTION ON CAPONE
		Captive City – Chicago in Chains
			Demaris, Ovid – 1969 – Lyle Stuart, Inc.
		Chicago: A Pictorial History
			Kogan, Herman and Lloyd Wendt – 1958 – Bonanza Books	
		Chicago Crime Book, The
			Halper, Albert (edited by) – 1967 – World Publishing Company
		Chicago, City of Sin     (Also published as Deadlines & Monkey Shines)     (Paper Back)
			McPhaul, John J. (Jack) – 1962 – Prentice Hall
		Chicago by Gaslight: A History of Chicago’s Netherworld 1880-1920
			Lindberg, Richard – 1996 – Academy Chicago Publishers
		Chicago Gangland
			Bennett, James O’Donnell – 1929 – Chicago Tribune
		Chicago Surrenders
			Sullivan, Edward Dean – 1930 – Vanguard Press
		Chicago Uncensored: First hand Stories of the Al Capone Era
			Waller, Irle – 1965 – Exposition Press
		Crimaldi: Contract Killer
			Kidner, John – 1976 – Acropolis Books Ltd.	
		Dry and Lawless Years, The
			Lyle, John H. – 1960 – Prentice Hall
		Gang, The     (About street gangs this was first published in 1927)
			Thrasher, Frederick M. – 1963 – University of Chicago Press
		Gangster Holidays: The Lore and Legends of the Bad Guys
			Hollatz, Tom – 1989 – North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc.	
		Gem of the Prairie: An Informal History of the Chicago Underworld
			Asbury, Herbert – 1942 – Garden City Publications
		Legacy of Al Capone: Portraits and Annals of Chicago’s Public Enemies
			Murray, George – 1975 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons	
		Lords of the Levee: The Story of Bathhouse John and Hinky Dink
			Kogan, Herman and Lloyd Wendt – 1944 – Garden City Publications
		Mayor Who Cleaned Up Chicago, The: A Political Biography of William E. Dever
			Schmidt, John R. – 1989 – Northern Illinois University Press
		Muscling In
			Pasley, Fred D.  – 1931 – Ives Washburn
		One-Way Ride, The: The Red Trail of Chicago Gangland from Prohibition to Lingle
			Burns, Walter Noble – 1931 – Doubleday
		Organized Crime in Chicago: Part III of the Illinois Crime Survey 1929
			Landesco, John – 1968 – University of Chicago Press
		Rattling the Cup on Chicago Crime
			Sullivan, Edward D. – 1929 – Vanguard Press
		Mayor Dever and Prohibition
			Clark, Neil McCullough – 1925 – American Issue Publishing
		Roemer: Man Against the Mob
			Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1989 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
		St. Valentine’s Day Massacre, The     (Paper back – Based on the movie)
			O’Hara, Boris – 1967 – Dell Publishing
		Scarface Al and the Crime Crusaders: Chicago’s Private War Against Capone	
			Hoffman, Dennis E. – 1993 – Southern Illinois University Press
		Syndicate City: The Chicago Crime Cartel and what to do About It
			Smith, Alson J. – 1954 – Henry Regnery Company	
		This Was My World
			St. John, Robert – 1953 - Doubleday	
		Torrio, Johnny: First of the Gang Lords
			McPhaul, John J. (Jack) – 1970 – Arlington House
		Untouchables, The
			Ness, Eliot with Oscar Fraley – 1957 – Julian Messner, Inc.
		Wicked City Chicago: From Kenna to Capone
			Johnson, Curt with R. Craig Sauter – 1994 – December Press
		X Marks the Spot: Chicago Gang Wars in Pictures
			Contributing Writers – 1930 – The Spot Publishing Company
	Cleveland:
		Informant Files, The     (Jackie Presser)
			James, Robert – 1992 – Electronic Media Publishing
		Mobbed Up: Jackie Presser’s Highwire Life in the Teamsters. Mafia and FBI
			Neff, James – 1989 – Atlantic Monthly Press
		Ness, Eliot: The Real Story
			Heimel, Paul W. – 1997 – Know Books
		Power and Greed: Inside the Teamsters Empire of Corruption
			Friedman, Allen and Ted Schwarz – 1989 – Franklin Watts
		Rise and Fall of the Cleveland Mafia, The: Corn Sugar and Blood
			Porrello, Rick – 1995 – Barricade Books
		Silent Syndicate, The
			Messick, Hank – 1967 – MacMillan Company	
		To Kill the Irishman: The War that Crippled the Mafia
			Porrello, Rick – 1998 – Next Hat Press	
		Torso: The Story of Eliot Ness and the Search for a Psychopathic Killer
			Nickel, Steven – 1989 – John F. Blair	
		Working Vice: The Gritty True Story of Lt. Lucie J. Duvall
			Hosansky, Tamar and Pat Sparling – 1992 – Harper Collins	
	Denver:
		Fighting the Underworld
			Van Cise, P. S. – 1936 – Houghton Mifflin
	Detroit:
		Unholy Toledo
			Illman, Harry R. – 1985 – Polemic Press Publications
	Kansas City:
		Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man who Smashed it, The
			Milligan, Maurice M. – 1948 – Charles Scribner’s Sons
		Pendergast Machine, The
			Dorsett, Lyle W. – 1968 – Oxford University Press
		Tom’s Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Machine
			Reddig, William M. – 1947 – J. B. Lippincott Company
	Las Vegas:
		Black Book and the Mob, The: The Untold Story of the Control of Nevada’s Casinos
			Farrell, Ronald A. and Carole Case – 1995 – University of Wisconsin Press
		Casino: Love and Honor in Las Vegas
			Pileggi, Nicholas – 1995 – Simon & Schuster
		Enforcer, The: Spilotro – The Chicago Mob’s Man Over Las Vegas
			Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1994 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
		Green Felt Jungle, The
			Demaris, Ovid and Ed Reid – 1963 – Trident Press
	Los Angeles:
		Cohen, Mickey: In My Own Words
			Cohen, Mickey as told to John Peer Nugent – 1975 – Prentice Hall
		Cohen, Mickey: Mobster     (Paper back)
			Reid, Ed – 1973 – Pinnacle Books
		Giesler, Story, The Jerry
			Giesler, Jerry as told to Pete Martin – 1960 – Simon and Schuster
	Miami:
		All Fall Down: One Man Against the Waterfront Mob
			Goddard, Donald – 1980 – New York Times Books
		Syndicate in the Sun
			Messick, Hank – 1968 – MacMillan Company
	New Jersey:
		Boardwalk Jungle, The
			Demaris, Ovid – 1986 – Bantam Books
		Boys from Jersey, The: How the Mob Beat the Feds
			Rudolph, Robert – 1992 – William Morrow and Company
		FBI Transcripts, The: USA V. DeCavalcante, Vastola, and Annunziata
			FBI – 1970 – Lemma Publishing Corporation
		Gangster #2: Longy Zwillman, The Man Who Invented Organized Crime
			Stuart, Mark A – 1985 – Lyle Stuart
		Jersey Mob, The     (Paper back)
			Zeiger, Henry A. – 1975 – Signet
		Mafia Talks, The      (Paper back – DeCavalcante tapes)
			Bridge, Peter J. and Joseph Volz (complied and edited by) – 1969 – Fawcett 
		Murdered in Jersey 
			Tomlinson, Gerald – 1993 – Rutgers University Press
		Sam the Plumber     (Paper back)
			Zeiger, Henry A. – 1970 – Signet Books
		To Drop A Dime     (Paper back)
			Hoffman, Paul & Ira Pecznick – 1976 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	New Orleans:
		French Quarter, The: An Informal History of the New Orleans Underworld
			Asbury, Herbert – 1936 – Alfred A. Knopf
		Mafia Kingfish: Carlos Marcello and the Assassination of JFK
			Davis, John H. – 1989 – McGraw Hill
		Mob Lawyer
			Ragano, Frank and Selwyn Raab – 1994 – Charles Scribner’s Sons
		Vendetta     (The 1891 lynchings)
			Gambino, Richard – 1977 – Doubleday and Company
	New York City:
		Against the Evidence, The Becker-Rosenthal Affair
			Logan, Andy – 1970 – McCall Publishing Company
		All Around the Town
			Asbury, Herbert – 1934 – Alfred A. Knofp, Inc.
		Always Kill a Brother     (Paper Back)
			Balsamo, William and George Carpozi, Jr. – 1977 – Dell Books
		Big Fix, The
			Mockridge, Norton and Robert H. Prall – 1954 – Henry Holt
		Broadway Gangsters and Their Rackets     (Tiny 3 ½ by 5 inch book, 32 pages)
			Marx, Samuel – 1929 – Haldeman-Julius Publications (Girard, Kansas)
		Corruption & Racketeering in the New York City Construction Industry
			Goldstock, Ronald (director) – 1990 – New York University Press
		Costello, Frank – SEE SECTION ON COSTELLO
		Crime Confederation, The
			Salerno, Ralph and John S Tompkins – 1969 – Doubleday (Garden City)	
		East Side, West Side: Organizing Crime in New York 1930-1950
			Block, Alan A. – 1985 – Transaction Books
		French Connection, The
			Moore, Robin – 1969 – Little, Brown and Company
		Gang Rule in New York
			Raymond, Allen and Craig Thompson – 1940 – Dial Press
		Gangbusters: The Destruction of America’s Last Great Mafia Dynasty 
			Volkman, Ernest – 1998 – Faber and Faber
		Gangland: How the FBI Broke the Mob
			Blum, Howard – 1993 – Simon and Schuster
		Gangs of New York, The: An Informal History of the Underworld
			Asbury, Herbert – 1939 – Blue Ribbon Books
		Good Guys, The: How We Turned the FBI ‘Round – and Finally Broke the Mob
			Bonavolonta, Jules and Brian Duffy – 1996 – Simon and Schuster
		Gotti, John – SEE SECTION ON GOTTI
		Great Mouthpiece, The: A Life Story of William J. Fallon
			Fowler, Gene – 1931 – Grosset and Dunlap
		Heist, The     (Paper back)
			Volkman, Ernest and John Cummings – 1986 – Dell Publishing Company
		Hell’s Kitchen: The Riotous Days of New York’s West Side
			O’Connor, Richard – 1958 – Old Town Books
		Honor Thy Father     (Bonanno Family)
			Talese, Gay – 1971 – World Publishing
		Infamous Manhattan     (A tour of famous New York City crime scenes)
			Roth, Andrew – 1996 – Citadel Press
		Killers of Murder, Inc., The     (Paper back)
			Hanna, David – 1974 – Leisure Books
		Last Days of the Sicilians     (Pizza Connection)
			Blumenthal, Ralph – 1988 – New York Times Books
		Last of the Big-Time Bosses, The: The Life and Times of Carmine De Sapio
			Moscow, Warren – 1971 – Stein and Day
		Last Words of Dutch Schultz, The
			Burroughs, William S. – 1975 – Viking Press
		Luciano, Lucky – SEE SECTION ON LUCIANO 
		Luparelli Tapes, The
			Meskil, Paul S. – 1976 – Playboy Press
		Mafia Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the Gambino Family
			Davis, John H. – 1993 – Harper Collins Publishers
		Man Who Rocked the Boat, The
			Keating, William J. and Richard Carter – 1956 – Harper and Brothers
		Man Who Road the Tiger, The: The Life and Times of Judge Samuel Seabury
			Mitgang, Herbert – 1963 – J. B. Lippincott
		Mob, The: 200 Years of Organized Crime in New York
			Peterson, Virgil W. – 1983 – Green Hill Publishers
		Mob’s Man, The
			Horan, James D. – 1959 Crown Publishers
		Murder Machine     (Dominic Montiglio)
			Capeci, Jerry and Gene Mustain – 1992 - Dutton	
		Murder, Inc.
			Turkus, Burton B. and Sid Feder – 1951 – Farrar, Straus and Young	
		New York Notorious
			Schwartzman, Paul and Rob Polner – 1992 – Crown Publishers
		Night Club Era, The
			Walker, Stanley – 1931 – Fred A. Stokes Company
		Night Stick: The Autobiography of Lewis J. Valentine
			Valentine, Lewis J. – 1947 – Dial Press	
		Petrosino, Joe
			Petacco, Arrigo – 1974 – MacMillan
		Pizza Connection, The
			Alexander, Shana – 1988 – Weidenfeld and Nicholson
		Prohibition Agent Number One
			Einstein, Izzy – 1932 – Frederick A. Stokes Company
		Public Enemies: The Mayor, the Mob and the Crime that Was
			Walsh, George – 1980 – W. W. Norton and Company
		Quitting the Mob
			Franzese, Michael and Dary Matera – 1992 – Harper Collins Publishers
		Revolt in the Mafia
			Martin, Raymond V. – 1963 – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
		Rise of the Mafia in New York, The: From 1896 through World War II
			Selvaggi, Guiseppe – 1978 – Bobbs-Merrill Company
		Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery 1689 to the Present
			Wolf, Marvin J. and Katherine Mader – 1991 – Ballantine Books
		Secret Rulers, The: Criminal Syndicates and How They Control the Underworld (Adonis)
			Cook, Fred J. – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
		Serpico
			Maas, Peter – 1973 – The Viking Press
		Shame of New York, The
			Reid, Ed – 1953 – Random House
		Sins of the Father     (Sal Polisi)
			Taylor, Nick – 1989 – Simon and Schuster
		Sixth Family, The
			Diapolous, Peter and Steven Linakis – 1976 – E. P. Dutton and Company
		Tigers of Tammany: Nine Men Who Ruled New York
			Conable, Alfred and Edward Silberfarb – 1967 – Holt, Rinehart and Winston
		Tweed’s New York: Another Look
			Hershkowitz, Leo – 1977 – Anchor Press Doubleday
		Twenty Against the Underworld
			Dewey, Thomas E. – 1974 – Doubleday
		Under the Clock: The Inside Story of the Mafia’s First 100 Years
			Carpozi, Jr., George and William Balsamo – 1988 – New Horizon Press
		Valachi Papers, The
			Maas, Peter – 1968 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
		War Against the Mafia, The     (Paper back)
			Shawcross, Tim – 1994 – Harper Paperbacks
		Waterfront Priest
			Raymond, Allen – 1955 – Henry Holt and Company
		Westies, The: Inside the Hell’s Kitchen Irish Mob
			English, T. J. – 1990 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Newport, Kentucky:
		Razzle Dazzle     (Newport, Kentucky)
			Messick, Hank – 1995 – For the Love of Books Publishing
	Philadelphia:
		Blood and Honor: Inside the Scarfo Mob – The Mafia’s Most Violent Family
			Anastasia, George – 1991 – William Morrow and Company
		Breaking the Mob
			Friel, Frank and John Gunther – 1990 – McGraw-Hill
		Goodfella Tapes, The      (Paper back)
			Anastasia, George – 1998 – Avon Books
		Mafia Wipeout
			Cox, Donald – 1989 – Shapolsky Publishers
		Mob Father     (Maryanne DelGiorno)
			Anastasia, George – 1993 – Zebra Books
		Plumber, The
			Salerno, Jr., Joseph and Stephen Rivele – 1990 – Knightsbridge Publishing
	Rochester:
		Company She Keeps, The
			Durante, Georgia – 1998 – Celebrity Books
		Hammer Conspiracies, The
			Aloi, Frank – 1982 - Parthenon
	San Francisco:
		Barbary Coast, The: An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld
			Asbury, Herbert – 1933 – Garden City
	Tampa:
		Mob Lawyer
			Ragano, Frank and Selwyn Raab – 1994 – Charles Scribner’s Sons
	Toledo:
		Unholy Toledo
			Illman, Harry R. – 1985 – Polemic Press Publications
	Youngstown:
		Merchants of Menace – The Mafia
			Allen, Edward J. – 1962 – Charles C. Thomas

Gambling:
	A Two Dollar Bet Means Murder
		Cook, Fred J – 1961 – Dial Press
	Black Book and the Mob, The: The Untold Story of the Control of Nevada’s Casinos
		Farrell, Ronald A. and Carole Case – 1995 – University of Wisconsin Press
	Boardwalk Jungle, The
		Demaris, Ovid – 1986 – Bantam Books
	Gambler’s Money: The New Force in American Life
		Turner, Wallace – 1965 – Houghton Mifflin
	Gambling: Should it be Legalized
		Peterson, Virgil W. – 1951 – Charles C. Thomas
	Gambling and Organized Crime
		King, Rufus – 1969 – Public Affairs Press
	Green Felt Jungle, The
		Demaris, Ovid and Ed Reid – 1963 – Trident Press
	House of Cards: The legalization and Control of Casino Gambling
		Skolnick, Jerome H. – 1978 – Little, Brown and Company
	Only Game in Town, The: An Illustrated History of Gambling
		Messick, Hand and Burt Goldblatt – 1976 – Thomas Y. Crowell Company	
	Play the Devil: A History of Gambling in the United States from 1492 to 1955
		Chafetz, Henry – 1960 – Clarkson N. Potter	
	Sucker’s Progress: An Informal History of Gambling in America
		Asbury, Herbert – 1938 – Dodd, Mead and Company
	Who Pays?: Casino Gambling, Hidden Interests, and Organized Crime
		Zendzian, Craig A. – 1993 – Harrow and Heston, Publishers			

Government Hearings and Reports:
	Corruption & Racketeering in the New York City Construction Industry
		Goldstock, Ronald (director) – 1990 – New York University Press
	FBI Transcripts, The: USA V. DeCavalcante, Vastola, and Annunziata
		FBI – 1970 – Lemma Publishing Corporation
	Organized Crime: 25 Years after Valachi
		Government Hearings – 1990 – Government Printing Office
	Organized Crime and Use of Violence – Part One
		Government Hearings – 1980 – Government Printing Office
	Organized Crime and Use of Violence – Part Two
		Government Hearings – 1980 – Government Printing Office
	Profile of Organized Crime: Great Lakes Region
		Government Hearings – 1984 – Government Printing Office
	Profile of Organized Crime: Mid-Atlantic Region
		Government Hearings – 1984 – Government Printing Office
	Waterfront Corruption
		Government Hearings – 1984 – Government Printing Office

Hoffa, Labor, Teamsters, and Unions:
	A Man Named Tony: The True Story of the Yablonski Murders
		Brown, Stuart – 1976 – W. W. Norton & Company
	All Fall Down: One Man Against the Waterfront Mob
		Goddard, Donald – 1980 – New York Times Books
	Crime on the Labor Front
		Johnson, Malcomb – 1950 – McGraw Hill
	Desparate Bargain: Why Jimmy Hoffa had to Die
		Velie, Lester – 1977 – Reader’s Digest Press
	Devil’s Pact: Inside the World of the Teamster’s Union
		Zeller, F. C. “Duke” – 1996 – Carol Publishing
	Fall and Rise of Jimmy Hoffa, The
		Sheridan, Walter – 1972 – Saturday Review Press
	Hoffa and the Teamsters: A Study of Union Power
		James, Ralph and Estelle James – 1965 – D. Van Nostrand and Company, Inc.
	Hoffa Wars, The
		Moldea, Dan – 1978 – Paddington Press
	Hoffa’s Hot, Jimmy     (Paper back)
		Martin, John Bartlow – 1959 – Crest Books (Fawcett World Library)
	Hoffa’s Man: The Rise and Fall of Jimmy Hoffa as Witnessed by his Strongest Arm
		Franco, Joseph with Richard Hammer – 1987 – Prentice Hall
	Imperfect Union, The: A History of Corruption in American Trade Unions
		Hutchinson, John – 1970 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Labor will Rule: Sidney Hillman and the Rise of American Labor
		Fraser, Steven – 1991 – Free Press
	Man Who Rocked the Boat, The
		Keating, William J. and Richard Carter – 1956 – Harper and Brothers
	Mobbed Up: Jackie Presser’s Highwire Life in the Teamsters. Mafia and FBI
		Neff, James – 1989 – Atlantic Monthly Press
	Murder by Contract: The People vs. “Tough Tony” Boyle
		Lewis, Arthur H. – 1975 – MacMillan and Company
	Power and Greed: Inside the Teamsters Empire of Corruption
		Friedman, Allen and Ted Schwarz – 1989 – Franklin Watts
	Strange Disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, The
		Ashman, Charles and Rebecca Sobel – 1976 – Manor Books
	Teamsters, The
		Brill, Steven – 1978 – Simon and Schuster
	Tentacles of Power: The Story of Jimmy Hoffa
		Mollenhoff, Clark R. – 1965 – World Publishing Company
	Trials of Jimmy Hoffa, The
		Hoffa, James R. as told to Donald I. Rogers – 1970 – Henry Regnery Company

International Organized Crime:
	Brothers in Blood: The Rise of the Criminal Brotherhoods
		Chandler, David – 1975 – E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc.
	Camorra, The
		Behan, Tom – 1996 – Routledge 
	Chinese Mafia, The
		Bresler, Fenton – 1980 – Stein and Day
	From Caesar to the Mafia
		Barzini, Luigi – 1971 – Library Press
	Gangland: London’s Underworld     (Paper back)
		Morton, James – 1998 – Warner Books
	Gangland 2: The Underworld in Britain and Ireland     (Paper back)
		Morton, James – 1999 – Warner Books
	Gangland International
		Morton, James – 1998 – Little, Brown and Company
	Global Mafia: The New World Order of Organized Crime
		Nicaso, Antonio and Lee Lamothe – 1995 – MacMillan Canada
	Good Guy, Bad Guy: Drugs and the Changing Face of Organized Crime
		Lavigne, Yves – 1991 – Random House (Toronto)
	Honored Society, The
		Lewis, Norman – 1964 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Italians, The
		Barzini, Luigi – 1965 – Athenaeum
	Last Struggle with the Mafia
		Mori, Cesare – 1933 – Putnam
	Mafia and Politics, The: Italian State Under Siege
		Chubb, Judith – 1989 – Cornell University Press
	Mafia Business, The: Mafia Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism
		Arlacchi, Pino – 1986 – Verso
	Mafia of a Sicilian Village, The
		Bloc, Anton – 1975 – Harper and Row
	Mafioso: A History of the Mafia from its Origin to the Present Day
		Servadio, Gaia – 1976 – Stein and Day
	Men of Dishonor: Inside the Sicilian Mafia
		Arlacchi, Pino – 1992 – William Morrow and Company, Inc.
	Men of Honor: The Confessions of Tomaso Buscetta
		Shawcross, Tim and Martin Young – 1987 – Collins
	Octopus: The Long Reach of the International Sicilian Mafia
		Sterling, Claire – 1990 – W. W. Norton and Company	
	Organized Crime: A Global Perspective
		Kelly, Robert J. (edited by) – 1986 – Rowman and Littlefield
	Profession of Violence, The: The Rise and Fall of the Kray Twins
		Pearson, John – 1973 – Saturday Review Press
	Rise and Fall of the Brothers Kray, The
		McConnell, Brian – 1969 – David Bruce, and Watson Limited
	Secrets of Life and Death: Women and the Mafia
		Siebert, Renate - Translated by Liz Heron – 1996 – Verso
	Sicilian Mafia, The: The Business of Private Protection
		Gambetta, Diego – 1993 – Harvard University Press
	Syndicate Abroad
		Messick, Hank – 1969 – MacMillan Company
	Terror Network, The: The Secret War on International Terrorism
		Sterling, Claire – 1981 – Rinehart and Winston
	Time of the Assassins, The
		Sterling, Claire – 1984 – Holt
	Villains, The: Inside the London Underworld
		Fordham, Peta – 1972 – Harper and Row

Jewish Organized Crime:
	But – He was Good to his Mother: The Lives and Crimes of Jewish Gangsters
		Rockaway, Robert A. – 1993 – Gefen Publishing House
	Easy Street: The True Story of a Mafia Family
		Berman, Susan – 1981 – The Dial Press
	Our Gang: Jewish Crime and the New York Jewish Community, 1900-1940
		Joselit, Jenna Weissman – 1983 – Indiana University Press
	Rise and Fall of the Jewish Gangster in America, The
		Fried, Albert – 1980 – Holt, Rinehart and Winston
	Silent Syndicate, The
		Messick, Hank – 1967 – MacMillan Company
	Tough Jews: Fathers, Sons, and Gangster Dreams
		Cohen, Rich – 1998 – Simon and Schuster
	Wedded to Crime: My Life in the Jewish Mafia
		Sadowsky, Sandy with H. B. Gilmour – 1992 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons

Kefauver and McClelland’s Senate Crime Committees:
	Crime in America
		Kefauver, Estes – 1951 – Doubleday
	Crime Without Punishment
		McClellan, John L. – 1962 – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
	Enemy Within, The
		Kennedy, Robert F. – 1960 – Harper and Row
	Kefauver: A Political Biography
		Gorman, Joseph Bruce – 1971 – Oxford University Press
	Kefauver Committee and the Politics of Organized Crime 1950-52
		Moore, William Howard – 1974 – University of Missouri Press
	Kefauver’s Senator: Crime Commission Report
		Kefauver, Estes – 1951 – Arco Publishing
	Kefauver Story, The
		Anderson, Jack and Fred Blumenthal – 1956 – The Dial Press
	Standing Up for the People: The Life and Work of Estes Kefauver
		Swados, Harvey – 1972 – E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc.

Law Enforcement Officers, By:
	A Matter of Honor: One Cop’s Lifelong Pursuit of John Gotti and the Mob
		Franceschini, Remo – 1993 – Simon & Schuster
	American Agent (Melvin Purvis)
		Purvis, Melvin – 1936 – Doubleday, Doran and Company
	Boss of Bosses – The Fall of the Godfather: The FBI & Paul Castellano
		Kurins, Andris and Joseph F. O’Brien – 1991 – Simon & Schuster
	Brasco, Donnie – My Undercover Life in the Mafia
		Pistone, Joseph D. with Richard Woodley
	Breaking the Mob
		Friel, Frank and John Gunther – 1990 – McGraw-Hill
	Brick Agent: Inside the Mafia for the FBI
		Villano, Anthony with Gerald Astor – 1977 – Quadrangle/New York Times Books
	Coffey Files, The: One Cop’s War Against the Mob
		Coffey, Joseph and Jerry Schmetterer – 1991 – St. Martin’s Press
	D A’s Man, The      (Harold R. Danforth)
		Danforth, Harold R. and James D. Horan – 1957 – Crown
	Dead on Delivery: Inside the Drug Wars, Straight from the Streets
		Stutman, Robert M. and Richard Esposito – 1992 – Warner Books
	Enemy Within, The
		Kennedy, Robert F. – 1960 – Harper and Row
	Good Guys, The: How We Turned the FBI ‘Round – and Finally Broke the Mob
		Bonavolonta, Jules and Brian Duffy – 1996 – Simon and Schuster
	Mafia Cop
		Eppolito, Lou and Bob Drury – 1992 – Simon and Schuster
	Merchants of Menace – The Mafia
		Allen, Edward J. – 1962 – Charles C. Thomas
	Murder, Inc.
		Turkus, Burton B. and Sid Feder – 1951 – Farrar, Straus and Young
	Murderers, The: The Story of the Narcotics Gangs
		Anslinger, Harry and Will Oursler – 1961 – Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
	Night Stick: The Autobiography of Lewis J. Valentine
		Valentine, Lewis J. – 1947 – Dial Press	
	Perfect Villains, Imperfect Heroes: Robert Kennedy’s War Against Organized Crime
		Goldfarb, Ronald L. – 1995 – Random House	
	Protectors, The
		Anslinger, Harry and Will Oursler – 1964 – Farrar, Straus and Cudahy	
	Revolt in the Mafia
		Martin, Raymond V. – 1963 – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
	Tax Dodgers, The
		Irey, Elmer L. as told to William J. Slocum – 1948 – Greenberg: Publisher, New York
	Trail of the Poppy, The: Behind the Mask of the Mafia
		Siragusa, Charles as told to Robert Wiedrich – 1966 – Prentice Hall, Inc.
	Twenty Against the Underworld
		Dewey, Thomas E. – 1974 - Doubleday	
	Untouchables, The
		Ness, Eliot with Oscar Fraley – 1957 – Julian Messner, Inc.

Mid-West Crime Wave:
	Ambush: The Real Story of Bonnie & Clyde
		Hinton, Ted (as told to Larry Grove) – 1979 – Shoal Creek Publishers
	American Agent (Melvin Purvis)
		Purvis, Melvin – 1936 – Doubleday, Doran and Company
	Bad Ones, The: Gangsters of the ‘30s and their Molls     (Paper Back)
		Louderback, Lew – 1968 – Fawcett Publications
	Bandit Kings, The
		Bruns, Roger A. – 1995 – Crown Publishers, Inc.
	Bonnie & Clyde Book, The      (Based on the movie)
		Wake, Sandra and Nicole Hayden (compiled & edited by) –1972 – Simon & Schuster
	Bonnie & Clyde Scrapbook, The
		Gelman, B. and R. Lackman – No Date – Nostalgia Press Production
	Bonnie and Clyde, The Story of
		Aswell, Thomas E. – 1968 – H M G (Ruston, California)
	Dillinger, John H.
		Hamilton, Sue L. – 1989 – Abdo and Daughters
	Dillinger: A Short and Violent Life
		Cromie, Robert and Joseph Pinkston – 1962 – McGraw-Hill
	Dillinger: Dead or Alive
		Nash, Jay Robert and Ron Offen – 1970 – Henry Regnery Company
	Dillinger: The Untold Story
		Helmer, William J. and G. Russell Girardin – 1994 – Indiana University Press
	Dillinger Connection, The: What Role did John Dillinger Play in the Brainerd Bank Robbery
		Fish, Donald E. – 1986 – Bywords Printing (St. Paul)
	Dillinger Days, The
		Toland, John – 1963 – Random House
	Dillinger Dossier, The     (Updated version of Dillinger: Dead or Alive)
		Nash, Jay Robert – 1983 – December Press
	Dillinger Slept Here, John: A Crook’s Tour of Crime and Corruption in St. Paul
		MacCabbee, Paul – 1995 – Minnesota Historical Society Press
	Dillinger Story, The     (Paper Back – Fiction)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1961 – Tower Publications
	Floyd, “Pretty Boy”
		Hamilton, Sue L. – 1989 – Abdo and Daughters
	Gangster Holidays: The Lore and Legends of the Bad Guys
		Hollatz, Tom – 1989 – North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc.
	Heritage of an Outlaw: The Story of Frank Nash
		Callahan, Clyde and Byron B. Jones – 1979 – Schoonmaker Publishers (Oklahoma)
	Karpis Story, The Alvin
		Karpis, Alvin and Bill Trent – 1971 – Coward, McCann and Geoghegan
	Life and Death of Pretty Boy Floyd, The
		King, Jeffrey S. – 1998 – Kent State University Press	
	Lives and Times of Bonnie & Clyde, The
		Milner, E. R. – 1996 – Southern Illinois University Press	
	Machine Gun Kelly: To Right a Wrong
		Barnes, Bruce – 1991 – Tipper Publications (California)
	Nelson, Baby Face
		Hamilton, Sue L. – 1989 – Abdo and Daughters 
	On the Rock: Twenty-Five Years in Alcatraz
		Karpis, Alvin and Robert Livesey – 1980 – Beaufort Books, Inc.
	On the Trail of Pretty Boy Floyd, A Reporter’s Thrilling Pursuit     (Paper back)
		Draper, W. R. – 1946 – Haldeman-Julius Publications	
	Pretty Boy: The Life and Times of Charles Arthur Floyd
		Wallis, Michael – 1992 – St. Martin’s Press
	Pretty Boy Floyd     (Fiction)
		McMurtry, Larry and Diana Ossana – 1994 – Simon and Schuster	
	Public Enemies: America’s Criminal Past, 1919-1940
		Helmer, William J. with Rick Mattix – 1998 – Facts on File
	Public Enemy Number 1
		Hamilton, Floyd – 1978 – Acclaimed Books (Dallas)	
	Rap Sheet: My Life Story
		Audett, James Henry – 1954 – William Sloane	
	Real Bonnie & Clyde, The     (Paper back)
		DeFord, Miriam Allen – 1968 – Ace Books
	Real Ma Barker, The      (Paper back)
		DeFord, Miriam Allen – 1970 – Ace Publishing Corporation
	Robbing Banks Was My Business: The Story of J. Harvey Bailey
		Haley, J. Evetts – 1973 – Palo Duro Press (Texas)
	Run the Cat Roads: A True Story of Bank Robbers in the 30’s
		Edge, L. L. – 1981 – Dembner Books (Distributed by W. W. Norton)
	Running with Bonnie & Clyde: The Ten Fast Years of Ralph Fults
		Phillips, John Neal – 1996 – University of Oklahoma Press	
	Strange History of Bonnie & Clyde, The
		Treherne, John – 1984 – Stein and Day Publishing	
	True Story of Bonnie & Clyde, The     (Paper back – Originally released at Fugitives)
		Cowan Nell Barrow & Emma Parker as told to Jan I. Fortune – 1968 – Signet Books
	Union, Justice and Bonnie & Clyde: A Louisiana Legacy     (Stage play)
		Watson, William P. (playwright) – 1989 – The Everett Companies
	Union Station Massacre, The: The Original Sin of J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI
		Unger, Robert – 1997 – Andrews McMell Publishing
	Union Station Massacre: The Shootout that Started the FBI’s War on Crime
		Clayton, Merle – 1975 – Bobbs-Merrill Company		

Miscellaneous:
	A Hell of a Life
		Richman, Harry with Richard Gehman – 1966 – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
	Beauties and the Beasts, The: The Mob in Show Business
		Messick, Hank – 1973 – David McKay Company, Inc.
	Black Hand, The: A Chapter in Ethnic Crime
		Pitkin, Thomas M. and Francesco Cordasco – 1977 – Littlefield Adams
	Blood of My Blood: The Dilemma of the Italian-Americans
		Gambino, Richard – 1974 – Doubleday and Company
	Brotherhood of Evil: The Mafia     (Focus on the Apalachin Conference)
		Sondern, Jr., Frederic – 1959 – Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
	Ceremony, The: Mafia Initiation Tapes
		Pistone, Joseph (Introduction by) – 1992 – Dell Books
	Dear Muffo: Thirty Five Years in the Fast Lane
		Conrad, Harold – 1982 – Stein and Day
	Godfather, The     (Fiction)
		Puzo, Mario – 1969 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Godfather Papers, The      (Paper back)
		Puzo, Mario – 1973 – Fawcett Crest
	Gun That Made the Twenties Roar, The
		Helman, William J. – 1969 – Gun Room Press
	Hit #29
		Joey and Dave Fisher – 1974 – Playboy Press
	Interference: How Organized Crime Influences Professional Football
		Moldea, Dan E. – 1989 – William Morrow
	Killer: Autobiography of a Hitman for the Mafia
		Joey and Dave Fisher – 1973 – Playboy Press
	Loud and Clear     (The murder of reporter Don Bolles)
		Hoffman, William and Lake Headley – 1990 – Henry Holt and Company
	Mafia Conspiracy, The
		Scarne, John – 1976 – Scarne Enterprises
	Mafia Cookbook, The
		Iannuzzi, Joseph – 1993 – Simon and Schuster
	Making the Wiseguys Weep: The Jimmy Roselli Story
		Evanier, David – 1998 – Farrar, Straus and Giroux
	Men of the Underworld: A Professional Criminal’s Own Story
		Hamilton, Charles (edited by) – 1952 – MacMillan
	Of Grass and Snow: The Secret Criminal Elite
		Messick, Hank – 1979 – Prentice Hall, Inc.
	Ruby, Jack
		Demaris, Ovid and Gary Wills – 1994 – Da Capo Press
	Secret File: The Untold Story of America’s Least Known Crimefighters
		Messick, Hank – 1969 – G. P Putnam’s Sons
	Secret Rulers, The: Criminal Syndicates and How They Control the Underworld
		Cook, Fred J. – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
	Serpico
		Maas, Peter – 1973 – The Viking Press	
	Stiffed: A True Story of MCA, the Music Business, and the Mafia
		Knoedelseder, William – 1993 – Harper Collins
	Three Mobs: Labor, Church and Mafia
		Sheed, Wilfred – 1974 – Sheed and Ward, Inc.
	Underworld, The
		Ashton-Wolfe, H. – 1926 – George H. Doran Company
	Vicious Circles: The Mafia in the Market Place
		Kwitney, Jonathan – 1979 – W. W. Norton and Company

Organized Crime – Scholarly:
	A Family Business: Kinship and Social Control in Organized Crime
		Ianni, Francis A. J. – 1972 – Russell Sage Foundation
	African American Organized Crime: A Social History
		Schatzberg, Rufus and Robert J. Kelly – 1997 – Rutgers University Press
	American Mafia, The: Genesis of a Legend
		Albini, Joseph L. – 1971 – Appleton-Century-Crofts	
	Black Book and the Mob, The: The Untold Story of the Control of Nevada’s Casinos
		Farrell, Ronald A. and Carole Case – 1995 – University of Wisconsin Press
	Black Hand, The: A Chapter in Ethnic Crime
		Pitkin, Thomas M. and Francesco Cordasco – 1977 – Littlefield Adams
	Black Mafia: Ethnic Succession in Organized Crime
		Ianni, Frances A. J. – 1974 – Simon & Schuster
	Black Organized Crime in Harlem: 1920-1930
		Schatzberg, Rufus – 1993 – Garland Publishing, Inc.
	Business of Crime, The: Italians and the Syndicate Crime in the USA
		Nelli, Humbert S. – 1976 – University of Chicago Press
	Business of Organized Crime, The: A Cosa Nostra Family
		Anderson, Annelise Graebner – 1979 – Hoover Institution Press
	Concepts of Vice, Narcotics, and Organized Crime
		Pace, Danny F. – 1991 – Prentice Hall
	Corruption & Racketeering in the New York City Construction Industry
		Goldstock, Ronald (director) – 1990 – New York University Press
	Crime and Business
		Gartner, Michael edited by – 1971 – Dow Jones Books
	Crime & Justice in American History – Prostitution, Drugs, Gambling & Organized Crime (Part 2)
		Monkkonen, Eric H. edited by – 1992 K. G. Saur
	Crime, Crusades and Corruption: Prohibitions in the United States 1900-1987
		Woodiwiss, Michael – 1988 – Barnes & Noble
	Crime Establishment, The: Organized Crime and American Society
		Conklin, John E. edited by – 1973 – Prentice Hall
	Crime Society, The: Organized Crime and Corruption in America
		Ianni, Francis A. J. and Elizabeth Reuss-Ianni (edited by) – 1976 – Meridian
	Criminal Elite, The: Professional and Organized Crime
		Abadinsky, Howard – 1983 - Greenwood
	Criminal Organization: It’s Elementary Forms
		Cressey, Donald R. – 1972 – Heinemann Educational Books
	Criminal Organizations: Vice, Racketeering, and Politics in an American City
		Potter, Gary W. – 1994 – Waveland Press, Inc.
	East Side, West Side: Organizing Crime in New York 1930-1950
		Block, Alan A. – 1985 – Transaction Books
	Gang, The     (About street gangs this was first published in 1927)
		Thrasher, Frederick M. – 1963 – University of Chicago Press
	Guns and Garlic: Myths and Realities of Organized Crime
		Homer, Frederic D. – 1974 – Purdue University Press
	Honored Society, The
		Lewis, Norman – 1964 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Mafia and Mafiosi: The Structure of Power
		Hess, Henner – 1973 – Saxon House
	Mafia and Politics, The: The Definitive History of the Mafia
		Pantaleone, Michele – 1966 – Coward-McCann
	Mafia in America: An Oral History
		Abadinsky, Howard – 1981 - Greenwood
	Mafia Mystique, The
		Smith, Jr., Dwight C. – 1975 – University Press
	Organized Crime (Second Edition)
		Abadinsky, Howard – 1985 – Nelson-Hall
	Organized Crime (Third Edition)
		Abadinsky, Howard – 1989 – Nelson-Hall
	Organized Crime (Fourth Edition)
		Abadinsky, Howard – 1994 – Nelson-Hall
	Organized Crime
		Potter, Gary W. and Michael D. Lyman – 1997 – Prentice Hall
	Organized Crime: Concepts and Control
		Pace, Denny F. and Jimmie C. Styles – 1975 – Prentice Hall
	Organized Crime: Crime Controls vs. Civil Liberties
		Rhodes, Robert P. – 1984 – Random House
	Organized Crime: The Fifth Estate
		Benquai, August – 1979 – D. C. Heath and Company
	Organized Crime and American Politics
		Caputo, David A. – 1974 – General Learning Press
	Organized Crime in America (Third Edition)
		Albanese, Jay – 1985 – Anderson
	Organized Crime in Chicago: Part III of the Illinois Crime Survey 1929
		Landesco, John – 1968 – University of Chicago Press
	Organizing Crime
		Block, Alan A. – and William J. Chambliss – 1981 – Elsevier
	Politics and Economics of Organized Crime, The
		Alexander, Herbert E. and Gerald E. Caiden – 1985 – D. C. Heath
	Politics of Corruption, The: Organized Crime in an American City
		Gardiner, John A. – 1970 – Russell Sage Foundation
	Street Corner Society
		Whyte, William Foote – 1943 – University of Chicago Press
	Theft of the Nation
		Cressey, Donald R. – 1969 – Harper and Row
	Truth About the Mafia and Organized Crime in America, The 
		Schiavo, Giovanni – 1962 – Vigo Press

Pictures and Photographs, Books Predominantly with:
	A Pictorial History of American Crime
		Churchill, Allen – 1964 – Holt, Rinehart & Winston
	A Picture History of Crime
		Lesberg, Sandy (edited by) – 1976 Haddington House
	America: An Illustrated Diary of its Most Exciting Years (Gangsters and Gangbusters)
		Contributing Writers – 1972 – A F E Press
	American Justice: Great Crimes and Trials
		Begg, Paul and Martin Fido – 1994 – Crescent Books
	Chicago: A Pictorial History
		Kogan, Herman and Lloyd Wendt – 1958 – Bonanza Books
	Crime: A Pictorial History of Crime, 1840 to the Present
		Symons, Julian – 1966 – Bonanza Books
	Crime Busters, The
		Hall, Angus edited by – 1976 – Verdict Press
	Crimes of the 20th Century
		Contributing Writers – 1991 – Crescent Books
	Desparate Years, The: A Pictorial History of the Thirties
		Horan, James D. – 1962 – Bonanza Books
	Gangster Holidays: The Lore and Legends of the Bad Guys
		Hollatz, Tom – 1989 – North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc.
	Gangsters – Portraits in Crime
		Feder, Joshua B. – 1992 – Friedman Group
	Illustrated History of Organized Crime
		Hammer, Richard – 1974 – Courage Books
	Lawless Decade, The     
		Sann, Paul – 1957 – Crown Publishers	
	Loyalty and Betrayal: The Story of the American Mob
		Zion, Sidney – 1994 – Collins Publishers San Francisco
	Mafia: A Chilling Illustrated History of the Underworld
		Dorigo, Joe – 1992 – Chartwell Books Inc.
	Mafia, Pictorial History of the     (Paper back)
		Maclean, Don – 1974 – Pyramid
	Mobs and the Mafia, The
		Messick, Hank and Burt Goldblatt – 1972 – Thomas Y. Crowell Company
	Only Game in Town, The: An Illustrated History of Gambling
		Messick, Hand and Burt Goldblatt – 1976 – Thomas Y. Crowell Company
	Outlaws, Mobsters and Murderers
		Claitor, Diana – 1991 – Mallard Press
	X Marks the Spot: Chicago Gang Wars in Pictures
		Contributing Writers – 1930 – The Spot Publishing Company

Political Emphasis:
	Big Bill of Chicago
		Wendt, Lloyd and Herman Kogan – 1953 – Bobbs-Merrill Company
	Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago
		Royko, Mike – 1971 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Boss Cermak of Chicago: A Study of Political Leadership
		Gottfried, Alex – 1962 – University of Washington Press
	Bosses, The
		Steinberg, Alfred – 1974 0 MacMillan Publishing Company, Inc
	Captive City – Chicago in Chains
		Demaris, Ovid – 1969 – Lyle Stuart, Inc.
	CIA – Mafia Link, The
		Ashman, Charles – 1975 – Manor Books, Inc.
	Contempt Power, The
		Goldfarb, Ronald L. – 1963 – Columbia University Press
	Contract on America: The Mafia Murder of John F Kennedy
		Scheim, David E. – 1988 – Shapolsky Publishers, Inc.
	Contract on America: The Mafia Murders of John and Robert Kennedy
		Scheim, David E. – 1983 – Argyle Press
	Crime and Cover-Up: The CIA, the Mafia, and the Dallas-Watergate Connection
		Scott, Peter Dale – 1993 – Open Archive Press
	Dark Victory: Ronald Reagan, MCA, and the Mob
		Moldea, Dan E. – 1986 – Viking Penguin, Inc.
	Deadly Secrets: The CIA-Mafia War Against Castro and the Assassination of JKF
		Moldea, Dan E. – 1992 – Thunder’s Mouth Press
	Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man who Smashed it, The
		Milligan, Maurice M. – 1948 – Charles Scribner’s Sons
	Last of the Big-Time Bosses, The: The Life and Times of Carmine De Sapio
		Moscow, Warren – 1971 – Stein and Day
	Lords of the Levee: The Story of Bathhouse John and Hinky Dink
		Kogan, Herman and Lloyd Wendt – 1944 – Garden City Publications
	Mafia, CIA and George Bush
		Brewton, Pete – 1992 – S P I Books
	Mafia Kingfish: Carlos Marcello and the Assassination of JFK
		Davis, John H. – 1989 – McGraw Hill
	Mayor Dever and Prohibition
		Clark, Neil McCullough – 1925 – American Issue Publishing
	Mayor Who Cleaned Up Chicago, The: A Political Biography of William E. Dever
		Schmidt, John R. – 1989 – Northern Illinois University Press
	Organized Crime and American Politics
		Caputo, David A. – 1974 – General Learning Press
	Payoff: The Role of Organized Crime in American Politics
		Dorman, Michael – 1972 – David McKay Company
	Pendergast Machine, The
		Dorsett, Lyle W. – 1968 – Oxford University Press
	Politics and Economics of Organized Crime, The
		Alexander, Herbert E. and Gerald E. Caiden – 1985 – D. C. Heath
	Strike Force: Organized Crime and the Government
		Mollenhoff, Clark R. – 1972 – Prentice Hall, Inc.
	Tigers of Tammany: Nine Men Who Ruled New York
		Conable, Alfred and Edward Silberfarb – 1967 – Holt, Rinehart and Winston
	Tom’s Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Machine
		Reddig, William M. – 1947 – J. B. Lippincott Company
	Tweed’s New York: Another Look
		Hershkowitz, Leo – 1977 – Anchor Press Doubleday
	Underground Empire, The: Where Crimes and Government Embrace
		Mills, James – 1987 – Doubleday
	Underworld of American Politics, The
		Dobyns, Fletcher – 1932 – Fletcher Dobyns

Prohibition:
	Ardent Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
		Kobler, John – 1973 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Battling Demon Rum: The Struggle for a Dry America, 1800-1933
		Pegram, Thomas R. – 1998 – Ivan R. Dee
	Bootleggers, The: The Story of Prohibition
		Allsop, Kenneth – 1961 – Arlington House
	Deliver Us From Evil: An Interpretation of American Prohibition
		Clark, Norman H. – 1976 W. W. Norton and Company
	Dry and Lawless Years, The
		Lyle, John H. – 1960 – Prentice Hall
	Dry Decade, The
		Merz, Charles – 1931 – Doubleday
	Great Illusion, The: An Informal History of Prohibition
		Asbury, Herbert – 1950 – Doubleday and Company, Inc.
	Long Thirst, The: Prohibition in America: 1920-1933
		Coffey, Thomas M.  – 1975 – W. W. Norton and Company, Inc.
	Moonshine: Its History and Folklore
		Kellner, Esther – 1971 – Weathervane Books
	Moonshiner’s, Bootleggers and Rumrunners
		Nelson, Derek – 1995 – Motorbooks International	
	Noble Experiment, The: 1919-1933
		Barry, James P. – 1972 – Franklin Watts
	Prohibition: The Era of Excess
		Sinclair, Andrew – 1962 – Faber and Faber
	Prohibition: The Lie of the Land
		Cashman, Sean Dennis – 1981 – The Free Press	
	Prohibition: Thirteen Years that Changed America
		Behr, Edward – 1996 – Arcade Publishing
	Prohibition At Its Worst
		Fisher, Irving – 1926 – MacMillan Company
	Rum Row
		Carse, Robert – 1959 – Rinehart and Company, Inc.
	Rum War at Sea
		Willoughby, Malcolm F. – 1964 – United States Government Printing Office	

Prostitution:
	Girls of Nevada, The
		Vogliotti, Gabriel R. – 1975 – The Citadel Press
	Ladies of the Night
		Hall, Susan – 1973 A Prairie House / Trident Press
	Mayflower Madam: The Secret Life of Sydney Biddle Barrows
		Barrows, Sydney Biddle with William Novak – 1986 – Arbor House
	Working Vice: The Gritty True Story of Lt. Lucie J. Duvall
		Hosansky, Tamar and Pat Sparling – 1992 – Harper Collins

Rats, Informants, Turncoats or Books Written by Mobsters or Former Mobsters:
	Barboza     (Paper Back)
		Messick, Hank and Barboza, Joe – 1975 – Dell Books
	Blood and Honor: Inside the Scarfo Mob – The Mafia’s Most Violent Family
		Anastasia, George – 1991 – William Morrow and Company
	Blood Oath
		Fresolone, George and Robert J. Wagman – 1994 – Simon & Schuster
	Body Mike
		Cantalupo, Joseph and Thomas C. Renner – 1990 – Villard Books
	Busting the Mob – United States vs. Cosa Nostra
		Jacobs, James B. – 1994 – New York University Press
	Contract Killer
		Headley, Lake and William Hoffman –1991 – Thunder’s Mouth Press
	Crimaldi: Contract Killer
		Kidner, John – 1976 – Acropolis Books Ltd.
	Godson, The: A True Life Account of 20 Years Inside the Mob
		Fopiano, Willie and John Harney – 1993 – St. Martin’s Press
	Informant Files, The     (Jackie Presser)
		James, Robert – 1992 – Electronic Media Publishing
	Insider, The: The FBI’s Undercover “Wiseguy” Goes Public
		Goddard, Donald – 1992 – Pocket Books
	Last Mafioso, The     (Jimmy Fratianno)		
		Demaris, Ovid – 1981 – New York Times Books
	Luparelli Tapes, The
		Meskil, Paul S. – 1976 – Playboy Press
	Mafia Enforcer
		Kirby, Cecil and Thomas C. Renner – 1987 – Villard Books
	Mafia Kingpin: The True Story of Sonny Gibson
		Gibson, Sonny and Reparata Mazzola – 1981 – Grosset and Dunlap
	Men of Honor: The Confessions of Tomaso Buscetta
		Shawcross, Tim and Martin Young – 1987 – Collins
	Mob Lawyer
		Ragano, Frank and Selwyn Raab – 1994 – Charles Scribner’s Sons
	Mobbed Up: Jackie Presser’s Highwire Life in the Teamsters. Mafia and FBI
		Neff, James – 1989 – Atlantic Monthly Press
	Murder Machine     (Dominic Montiglio)
		Capeci, Jerry and Gene Mustain – 1992 - Dutton	
	My Life in the Mafia
		Teresa, Vincent with Thomas C. Renner – 1973 – Doubleday and Company
	My Name Is Violence
		Matthews, John D. – 1962 – Belmont Books
	Plumber, The
		Salerno, Jr., Joseph and Stephen Rivele – 1990 – Knightsbridge Publishing
	Power and Greed: Inside the Teamsters Empire of Corruption
		Friedman, Allen and Ted Schwarz – 1989 – Franklin Watts
	Quitting the Mob
		Franzese, Michael and Dary Matera – 1992 – Harper Collins Publishers
	Sixth Family, The
		Diapolous, Peter and Steven Linakis – 1976 – E. P. Dutton and Company
	Stolen Years, The
		Toughy, Roger with Ray Brennan – 1959 Pennington Press
	Tell it to the Mafia     (Paper back)
		Donato, Joe as told to Wyn Hope – 1975 – Logos International
	Teresa’s Mafia, Vinnie
		Teresa, Vincent with Thomas C. Renner – 1975 – Doubleday and Company
	To Drop A Dime     (Paper back)
		Pecznick, Ira and Paul Hoffman – 1976 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Tough Guy     (Paper back)
		Maloney, Eddie and Hoffman, William – 1995 – Pinnacle Books
	Underboss: Sammy the Bull Gravano’s Story of Life in the Mafia
		Mass, Peter – 1997 – Harper Collins
	Unless They Kill Me First     
		Siciliano, Vincent – 1970 – Hawthorn Books, Inc.
	Vengeance is Mine     (Jimmy Fratianno)
		Zuckerman, Michael J. – 1987 – MacMillan Publishing Company
	What’s In It For Me     (Arizona politics)
		Stedino, Joseph with Dary Matera – 1992 – Harper Collins
	Why I Quit Syndicated Crime
		Vaus, Jim as told to D. C. Haskin – 1951 – Geddes Press
	Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family     (Henry Hill)
		Pileggi, Nicholas – 1985 – Simon and Schuster

Sicilian Mafia (see International Section):

Teamsters (see Hoffa Section):

Unions (see Hoffa Section):

Wide Range:
	Blood and Power: Organized Crime in Twentieth-Century America
		Fox, Stephen – 1989 – William Morrow and Company
	Bloodletters and Badmen
		Nash, Jay Robert – 1973 – M. Evans and Company
	Brotherhood of Evil: The Mafia     (Focus on the Apalachin Conference)
		Sondern, Jr., Frederic – 1959 – Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
	Brothers in Blood: The Rise of the Criminal Brotherhoods
		Chandler, David – 1975 – E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc.
	Busting the Mob – United States vs. Cosa Nostra
		Jacobs, James B. – 1994 – New York University Press
	Chronicle of Crime, The
		Fido, Martin – 1993 – Carlton Books
	Crime, Inc.: The Story of Organized Crime
		Short, Martin – 1984 – Arrow
	Dictionary of Crime
		Nash, Jay Robert – 1992 – Headline
	Encyclopedia of American Crime
		Sifakis, Carl – 1992 – Smithmark Books (Original 1982 – Facts on File, Inc.)
	Gangland International
		Morton, James – 1998 – Little, Brown and Company
	Gangland USA: The Making of the Mob     (Paper back)
		Hammer, Richard – 1975 – Playboy Press
	Gangs and Gangsters
		Messick, Hank and Burt Goldblatt – 1974 – Ballantine Books
	Grim Reapers, The: The Anatomy of Organized crime in America
		Reid, Ed – 1969 – Henry Regnery Company
	Hoodlum Empire: The Survival of the Syndicate     (Paper back)
		Hammer, Ricahrd – 1975 – Playboy Press
	Mafia
		Reid, Ed – 1952 – Random House
	Mafia     (Paper back)
		Cook, Fred – 1973 – Fawcett Books
	Mafia Encyclopedia, The
		Sifakis, Carl – 1987 – Facts on File Publications
	Mafia Encyclopedia, Second Edition, The
		Sifakis, Carl – 1999 – Facts on File Publications
	Mafia is not an Equal Opportunity Employer, The
		Gage, Nicholas – 1971 – McGraw Hill
	Mafia, Pictorial History of the     (Paper back)
		Maclean, Don – 1974 – Pyramid
	Mafia USA
		Gage, Nicholas – 1972 – Playboy Press
	Organized Crime in America
		Tyler, Gus – 1962 – University of Michigan Press
	Private Lives of Public Enemies, The
		Messick, Hank with Joseph L. Nellis – 1973 – Peter H. Wyden, Inc./ Publishers
	Public Enemies: America’s Criminal Past, 1919-1940
		Helmer, William J. with Rick Mattix – 1998 – Facts on File
	Rubouts: Mob Murders in America     (Paper back)
		Bascom, Lionel and Richard Monaco – 1991 – Avon Books	
	Tax Dodgers, The
		Irey, Elmer L. as told to William J. Slocum – 1948 – Greenberg: Publisher, New York
	Treasury Agent: The Inside Story
		Tully, Andrew – 1958 – Simon and Schuster	
	True Crime: Mafia
		Time-Life Books – 1993
	Wiretap: Listening in on America’s Mafia
		Goode, James – 1988 – Simon and Schuster
	World Encyclopedia of Organized Crime
		Nash, Jay Robert – 1989 – Paragon House	

Women:
	Bugsy’s Baby: The Secret Life of Mob Queen Virginia Hill
		Edmonds, Andy – 1993 – Birch Lane Press
	Company She Keeps, The
		Durante, Georgia – 1998 – Celebrity Books
	Easy Street: The True Story of a Mafia Family
		Berman, Susan – 1981 – The Dial Press
	Exner, Judith: My Story
		Exner, Judith as told to Ovid Demaris – 1977 – Grove Press, Inc
	Girls of Nevada, The
		Vogliotti, Gabriel R. – 1975 – The Citadel Press
	Hill, Virginia: Queen of the Underworld     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1975 – Belmont Tower
	Ladies of the Night
		Hall, Susan – 1973 A Prairie House / Trident Press
	Mafia Marriage
		Bonanno, Rosalie with Beverly Donofrio – 1990 – William Morrow and Company
	Mafia Princess: Growing Up in Sam Giancana’s Family
		Giancana, Antoinette and Thomas C. Renner – 1984 – William Morrow and Company
	Mafia Wife
		Moore, Robin with Barbara Fuca – 1977 – MacMillan Publishing Company
	Mayflower Madam: The Secret Life of Sydney Biddle Barrows
		Barrows, Sydney Biddle with William Novak – 1986 – Arbor House
	Mistress and the Mafia, The: The Virginia Hill Story     (Paper back)
		Reid, Ed – 1972 – Bantam Books
	Mob Father     (Maryanne DelGiorno)
		Anastasia, George – 1993 – Zebra Books
	Mob Girl: A Woman’s Life in the Underworld     (Arlyne Weiss)
		Carpenter, Teresa – 1992 – Simon and Schuster
	Nation, Carry
		Asbury, Herbert – 1929 – Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
	Secrets of Life and Death: Women and the Mafia
		Siebert, Renate - Translated by Liz Heron – 1996 - Verso
	Syndicate Wife: The Story of Ann Coppola
		Messick, Hank – 1968 – MacMillan Company
	Vessel of Wrath: The Life and Times of Carry Nation
		Taylor, Robert Lewis – 1966 – New American Library
	Wedded to Crime: My Life in the Jewish Mafia
		Sadowsky, Sandy with H. B. Gilmour – 1992 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Working Vice: The Gritty True Story of Lt. Lucie J. Duvall
		Hosansky, Tamar and Pat Sparling – 1992 – Harper Collins

INDIVIDUALS:
Capone, Al:
	Capone, Al
		Hornung, Rick – 1998 – Park Lane Press
	Capone: The Life and World of Al Capone
		Kobler, John – 1971 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Capone: The Man and the Era
		Bergreen, Laurence – 1994 – Simon & Schuster
	Capone, Al: The Biography of a Self-Made Man
		Pasley, Fred D. – 1930 – Garden City Publishing
	Capone, Mr.
		Schoenberg, Robert J. – 1992 – William Morrow and Company
	Capone’s Chicago     (A reprint of Al Capone on the Spot by Richard T. Enright)
		Cowdery, Ray R. – 1987 – Northstar-Mascheck
	Carrying A Gun for Al Capone
		Bilbo, Jack – 1942 – London Quality press, LTD.
	Legacy of Al Capone: Portraits and Annals of Chicago’s Public Enemies
		Murray, George – 1975 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Man Who Got Capone, The     (Frank Wilson)
		Spiering, Frank – 1976 – Bobbs-Merrill	
	My Years with Capone: Jack Woodford – Al Capone 1924 –1932
		Elliott, Neil – 1985 – Woodford Memorial Editions, Inc.
	Quotable Capone, The
		Helmer, William J. and Mark Level – 1990 - 	
	Scarface Al and the Crime Crusaders: Chicago’s Private War Against Capone	
		Hoffman, Dennis E. – 1993 – Southern Illinois University Press
	Trial of Al Capone, The 
		Ross, Robert – 1933 – 
	They Called Me Devil     (Paper back)
		Meyer, George H. as told to Chaplain Ray and Max Call – 1979 – Acclaimed Books

Costello, Frank:
	Costello, Frank     (Paper Back)
		Zeiger, Henry – 1974 – Berkley Medallion
	Costello on the Spot, This is     (Paper Back)
		Mockridge, Norton and Prall, Robert H. – 1957 – Fawcett Publications
	Costello Story, The Frank     (Paper Back)
		Brennan, Bill – 1962 – Monarch Books
	Costello, Frank: The Gangster with a Thousand Faces     (Paper Back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower Books
	Costello, Frank: Prime Minister of the Underworld
		Wolf, George with Joseph Dimona – 1974 – William Morrow and Company
	Public Enemies: The Mayor, the Mob and the Crime that Was
		Walsh, George – 1980 – W. W. Norton and Company
	Uncle Frank: The Biography of Frank Costello
		Katz, Leonard – 1973 – Drake Publishers, Inc.

Gallo, Joey:
	Joey
		Goddard, Donald – 1974 – Harper and Row
	Killing of Joey Gallo, The
		Aronson, Harvey – 1973 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons
	Revolt in the Mafia
		Martin, Raymond V. – 1963 – Duell, Sloan and Pearce
	Sixth Family, The
		Diapolous, Peter and Steven Linakis – 1976 – E. P. Dutton and Company

Gotti, John:
	A Matter of Honor: One Cop’s Lifelong Pursuit of John Gotti and the Mob
		Franceschini, Remo – 1993 – Simon & Schuster
	Gangland: How the FBI Broke the Mob
		Blum, Howard – 1993 – Simon and Schuster
	Goombata: The Improbable Rise and Fall of John Gotti and his Gang
		Volkman, Ernest and John Cummings – 1990 – Little, Brown and Company	
	Gotti: Rise and Fall     (Paper back)
		Capeci, Jerry and Gene Mustain – 1996 – Onyx
	Gotti Tapes, The     (Paper back)
		Blumenthal, Ralph (Forward by) – 1991 – Random House
	Mafia Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the Gambino Family
		Davis, John H. – 1993 – Harper Collins Publishers		
	Mob Star: The Story of John Gotti
		Capeci, Jerry and Gene Mustain – 1988 – Franklin Watts
	Sins of the Father     (Sal Polisi)
		Taylor, Nick – 1989 – Simon and Schuster

Hoover, J Edgar:
	Director, The: An Oral Biography of J. Edgar Hoover
		Demaris, Ovid – 1975 – Harper and Row
	FBI Nobody Knows, The
		Cook, Fred J. – 1964 – MacMillan Company
	FBI Transcripts, The: USA V. DeCavalcante, Vastola, and Annunziata
		FBI – 1970 – Lemma Publishing Corporation
	Hoover, J. Edgar: The Man and the Secrets
		Gentry, Curt – 1991 – Plume (Penguin Books)
	Hoover, John Edgar
		Messick, Hank – 1972 – David McKay Company, Inc.
	Hoover’s FBI: The Men and the Myth
		Turner, William W. – 1970 – Sherbourne Press, Inc.
	Most Wanted: A History of the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted List
		Sabljak, Mary and Martin H. Greenburg – 1990 – Bonanza Books
	Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar Hoover
		Powers, Richard Gid – 1987 – The Free Press (MacMillan)

Luciano, Lucky:
	Last Testament of Lucky Luciano
		Hammer, Richard and Martin A. Gosch – 1974 – Little, Brown and Company
	Luciano, Lucky     (Paper back)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1960 – Monarch Books
	Luciano, Lucky: His Amazing Trial and Wild Witnesses     (Originally Ninety Times Guilty)
		Powell, Hickman – 1975 – Citadel Press
	Luciano Project, The     (Luciano’s secret role in the war effort)
		Campbell, Rodney – 1977 – McGraw Hill
	Luciano Story, The
		Feder, Sid and Joachim Joesten – 1954 – David McKay

PROLIFIC AUTHORS:
Asbury, Herbert – Books By:
	All Around the Town
		Asbury, Herbert – 1934 – Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
	Barbary Coast, The: An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld
		Asbury, Herbert – 1933  - Garden City Publications
	French Quarter, The: An Informal History of the New Orleans Underworld
		Asbury, Herbert – 1936 – Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
	Gangs of New York, The: An Informal History of the Underworld
		Asbury, Herbert – 1939 – Blue Ribbon Books
	Gem of the Prairie: An Informal History of the Chicago Underworld
		Asbury, Herbert – 1942 – Garden City Publications
	Great Illusion, The: An Informal History of Prohibition
		Asbury, Herbert – 1950 – Doubleday and Company, Inc
	Nation, Carry
		Asbury, Herbert – 1929 – Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
	Sucker’s Progress: An Informal History of Gambling in America
		Asbury, Herbert – 1938 – Dodd, Mead and Company	

Demaris, Ovid – Book by:
	Boardwalk Jungle, The
		Demaris, Ovid – 1986 – Bantam Books
	Candyleg     (Fiction)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1961 – Fawcett
	Captive City – Chicago in Chains
		Demaris, Ovid – 1969 – Lyle Stuart, Inc.
	Dillinger Story, The     (Paper back – Fiction)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1961 – Tower Publications
	Director, The: An Oral Biography of J. Edgar Hoover
		Demaris, Ovid – 1975 – Harper and Row
	Exner, Judith: My Story
		Demaris, Ovid (as told to by Judith Exner) – 1977 – Grove Press, Inc
	Green Felt Jungle, The
		Demaris, Ovid and Ed Reid – 1963 – Trident Press
	Hoods Take Over, The     (Paper back – Fiction)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1957 – Gold Metal Books
	Last Mafioso, The     (Jimmy Fratianno)		
		Demaris, Ovid – 1981 – New York Times Books
	Luciano, Lucky     (Paper back)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1960 – Monarch Books
	Organization, The     (Paper back – Fiction)
		Demaris, Ovid – 1964 – Tower Publications
	Ruby, Jack
		Demaris, Ovid and Gary Wills – 1994 – Da Capo Press

Hanna, David – Books by:
	Costello, Frank: The Gangster with a Thousand Faces     (Paper Back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower 
	Gambino, Carlo: King of the Mafia     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	Genovese, Vito     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower
	Hill, Virginia: Queen of the Underworld     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1975 – Belmont Tower
	Killers of Murder, Inc., The     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Leisure Books
	Siegel, Bugsy: The Man Who Invented Murder, Inc.     (Paper back)
		Hanna, David – 1974 – Belmont Tower Books

Messick, Hank – Books by:
	Barboza     (Paper Back)
		Messick, Hank and Barboza, Joe – 1975 – Dell Books
	Beauties and the Beasts, The: The Mob in Show Business
		Messick, Hank – 1973 – David McKay Company, Inc.
	Gangs and Gangsters
		Messick, Hank and Burt Goldblatt – 1974 – Ballantine Books
	Hoover, John Edgar
		Messick, Hank – 1972 – David McKay Company, Inc.
	Kidnapping: The Illustrated History
		Messick, Hank and Burt Goldblatt – 1975 – The Dial Press
	Lansky
		Messick, Hank – 1971 – G. P. Putnam and Sons
	Mobs and the Mafia, The
		Messick, Hank and Burt Goldblatt – 1972 – Thomas Y. Crowell Company
	Of Grass and Snow: The Secret Criminal Elite
		Messick, Hank – 1979 – Prentice Hall, Inc.
	Only Game in Town, The: An Illustrated History of Gambling
		Messick, Hand and Burt Goldblatt – 1976 – Thomas Y. Crowell Company
	Politics of Prosecution, The
		Messick, Hank – 1978 – Caroline House Books
	Private Lives of Public Enemies, The
		Messick, Hank with Joseph L. Nellis – 1973 – Peter H. Wyden, Inc./ Publishers
	Razzle Dazzle     (Newport, Kentucky)
		Messick, Hank – 1995 – For the Love of Books Publishing
	Secret File: The Untold Story of America’s Least Known Crimefighters
		Messick, Hank – 1969 – G. P Putnam’s Sons
	Silent Syndicate, The
		Messick, Hank – 1967 – MacMillan Company
	Syndicate Abroad
		Messick, Hank – 1969 – MacMillan Company
	Syndicate in the Sun
		Messick, Hank – 1968 – MacMillan Company
	Syndicate Wife: The Story of Ann Coppola
		Messick, Hank – 1968 – MacMillan Company

Reid, Ed – Books by:
	Cohen, Mickey: Mobster     (Paper back)
		Reid, Ed – 1973 – Pinnacle Books
	Green Felt Jungle, The
		Reid, Ed and Ovid Demaris – 1963 – Trident Press
	Grim Reapers, The: The Anatomy of Organized crime in America
		Reid, Ed – 1969 – Henry Regnery Company
	Mafia
		Reid, Ed – 1952 – Random House
	Mistress and the Mafia, The: The Virginia Hill Story     (Paper back)
		Reid, Ed – 1972 – Bantam Books
	Shame of New York, The
		Reid, Ed – 1953 – Random House

Renner, Thomas C. – Books by:
	Body Mike
		Renner, Thomas C. and Joseph Cantalupo – 1990 – Villard Books
	Mafia Enforcer
		Renner, Thomas C. and Cecil Kirby – 1987 – Villard Books
	Mafia Princess: Growing Up in Sam Giancana’s Family
		Renner, Thomas C. and Antoinette Giancana – 1984 – William Morrow and Company
	My Life in the Mafia
		Renner, Thomas C. and Vincent Teresa – 1973 – Doubleday and Company
	Teresa’s Mafia, Vinnie
		Renner, Thomas C. and Vincent Teresa – 1975 – Doubleday and Company
	Valachi Papers, The
		Maas, Peter – 1968 – G. P. Putnam’s Sons

Roemer, Jr., William F. – Books by:
	Accardo: The Genuine Godfather
		Roemer Jr., William F. – 1995 – Donald I. Fine, Inc
	Enforcer, The: Spilotro – The Chicago Mob’s Man Over Las Vegas
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1994 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
	Mob Power Plays     (Fiction)
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1994 – SPI Books
	Roemer: Man Against the Mob
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1989 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.
	War of the Godfathers     (Fiction)
		Roemer, Jr., William F. – 1990 – Donald I. Fine, Inc.




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