Las Vegas Babylon: True Tales of Glitter, Glamour, and Greed

Las Vegas Babylon: True Tales of Glitter, Glamour, and Greed

by Jeff Burbank
     
 

Las Vegas Babylon is a lively, photo-filled, and entertaining compilation of stories chronicling decades of celebrity scandals, mobsters, true crimes, and decadence in the most notoriously sinful city in the world. Using new information from recently released FBI documents, Burbank brings to life the Vegas mob in its hey-day, recounting never-before-heard tales of

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Las Vegas Babylon is a lively, photo-filled, and entertaining compilation of stories chronicling decades of celebrity scandals, mobsters, true crimes, and decadence in the most notoriously sinful city in the world. Using new information from recently released FBI documents, Burbank brings to life the Vegas mob in its hey-day, recounting never-before-heard tales of the Vegas mobsters who made Vegas what is today.

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Playgirl
It's an all-you-can-eat buffet of scandal and A-list embarrassment.
This book's title seems almost redundant: With its notorious reputation for sinfulness, Las Vegas is indisputably America's Babylon. As if to confirm our worst suspicions, Award-winning Neon City journalist Jeff Burback has scoured recently released FBI files to expose seamy sides of the Strip that we had never seen. Entertaining, fast-paced prose; unforgettable pictures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590770900
Publisher:
M. Evans & Company
Publication date:
10/25/2005
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.04(h) x 1.12(d)

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