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    • Vegas and the Mob

    • By: Al W. Moe
    • Narrated by: Jason Sullivan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 43

    Las Vegas was the Mob's greatest venture and most spectacular success, and through 40 years of frenzy, murder, deceit, scams, and skimming, the FBI listened on phone taps and did virtually nothing to stop the fun. This is the truth about the Mob's control of the casinos in Vegas like you've never heard it before, from start to finish.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • From Bugsy to Binion

    • By Patrick King on 08-20-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Roots of Reno

    • By: Al W. Moe
    • Narrated by: Jason Sullivan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Reno was truly “Hell on Wheels” in the 1920's. The rest of the nation considered the town Sodom and Gomorra, but that's only half the truth. Reno offered everything in the way of adult entertainment, from speakeasies and houses of ill-repute, to open gaming - legal or not. And it took plenty of sins by the founding fathers to make Reno “The biggest little city in the world.” When the gold-veins of Tonopah and Goldfield ran out, the casino owners moved to Reno, where even greater riches awaited.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Good Book But At Times Confusing And Poorly Read

    • By Philip B. Galbraith on 06-01-17

    Regular price: $19.95