Tag Archive | Mafia

James Donaldson’s Book Review – The Gunman and His Mother by Steven Beschloss

The Gunman and His Mother depicts the troubled bond between a mother and her son, revealing in detail a relationship that has deserved focused treatment for a half century but has yet to receive it: How an innocent young boy evolved into a killer despite the watching eyes of his mother, his family, and his friends. […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – Prohibition: History by IMinds

http://www.audible.com/pd/Nonfiction/Prohibition-Audiobook/B0036GMLSE I learned a lot about prohibition in the United States from this book.  Prohibition took place between 1920 – 1933 and really influenced and impacted society in a variety of ways.  Of course, it created a huge underground market and mobsters came to the forefront of all of that. This book is a good […]