- Author:Mickey Cohen,John Peer Nugent
- Publisher:Prentice-Hall; 1st edition (1975)
- Pages:264 pages
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I looked : Hecht, Mickey Notes, 4, Hecht Papers, Newberry Library. The fact of the matter was: Demaris, The Last Mafioso, 30-31. Power’s a funny thing : Cohen, In My Own Words, 81.
Mickey Cohen knew how to tell interesting stories, even if they didn't make sense at times. I really wonder how much of this book is truth. Enjoyed it, it was pretty funny at times. Feb 16, 2016 Frank Palardy rated it really liked it. Shelves: security-crime. This is actually a great book. One of the interesting things is Cohen lived in Brentwood right near where Ron Goldman worked.
Mickey was a slow learner. Enjoyable view of his career in criminality. If you've been following the buzz about "Gangster Squad" and want to get more involved in the story line, Cohen's autobiography will do that. rackets and wreaking a lot of havoc on polite society.
Mickey Cohen's fifteen-year prison term for tax evasion effectively removed one of the most flamboyant-and .
Mickey Cohen's fifteen-year prison term for tax evasion effectively removed one of the most flamboyant-and powerful-underworld figures from public consciousness. This autobiography, assisted by John Peer Nugent, should provide a brief reprise (for anyone who wants it) of the '40's and '50's, when Cohen reigned on the West Coast and corruption, despite a limited vocabulary, had class.
1975: by Mickey Cohen as told to John Peer Nugent- One of the most flamboyant mobsters of the 1940's . com User, May 10, 2004. This is a great book. Actually unbelievable.
1975: by Mickey Cohen as told to John Peer Nugent- One of the most flamboyant mobsters of the 1940's and 1950's. The authenticity of the California gangster really comes out in this book. Also exemplifies the true crime in the unknow world of the Mafia. Great for adult readers.
Cohen, Michael Mickey, and Nugent, John Peer. Published by Prentice-Hall, Inc, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (1975). ISBN 10: 0135808529 ISBN 13: 9780135808528.
A few months after Mickey Cohen got out of the hospital, his longtime crony Frank Niccoli-who he’d known since Cleveland days-turned up missing. The next summer, I ran into Cohen at Sherry’s-or actually, I was just coming out of Sherry’s, a date on my arm; another cool, starlit night, around two . the major difference this time being the starlet was a blonde.
Quotes from Cohen come primarily from his published memoirs (as told to John Peer Nugent), In My Own Words; Muir . Mickey was not: Cohen, In My Own Words, 6-8. Yet despite this youthful: Reid, Mickey Cohen, 39-40. Lou Stillman’s gym: Schulberg, The Harder They Fall, 90.
Quotes from Cohen come primarily from his published memoirs (as told to John Peer Nugent), In My Own Words; Muir, Headline Happy; and Vaus’s Why I Qui. yndicated Crime, as cited below. I looked : Hecht, Mickey Notes, 4, Hecht Papers, Newberry Library. The men surrounding Mickey: Lou Stillman, Legendary Boxing Figure, Is Dead, New York Times obituary, August 20, 1969.
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