Whiskey River

Whiskey River

Streaming Audiobook - 1990
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Like nowhere else in America, Detroit flourished during Prohibition. The constant flow of liquor from across the Canadian border made Lake Erie a war zone, and lined the pockets of the men who ran the Purple Gang, the Unione Siciliana, and the Little Jewish Navy. But Prohibition was more than just a boon for gangsters. For newspapermen, it was a dream come true. It's 1928, and the Detroit Times' Connie Minor knows every thug, moll, and triggerman south of Eight Mile. He's drinking rotgut whiskey in a speakeasy on Vernor when he meets Jack Dance for the first time, and watches as the preening young hothead joins Joey Machine's mob. Over the next few years, the two mobsters will fight a battle for the soul of Detroit's underground, and Connie Minor will be there to cover every shot.
Publisher: [United States] : AudioGO : Made available through hoopla, 1990.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9780792788348
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 04 min.)) : digital.
Additional Contributors: Butler, Dan 1954-
hoopla digital


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Jan 19, 2018

Good reader, nice voice.

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