Monk Eastman: The Gangster Who Became a War Hero

Monk Eastman

The Gangster Who Became a War Hero

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ISBN10: 0307266559 ISBN13: 9780307266552 Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Oct 5 2010 Pages: 395 Weight: 1.65lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

Traces the life and contributions of the notorious gangster-era figure, describing his early days as a feared and politically protected gang leader in lower Manhattan before he served a 10-year sentence in Sing Sing and joined the National Guard, where he risked his life for his fellow soldiers.

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