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The Resource Subway to California, by Joseph Di Prisco

Subway to California, by Joseph Di Prisco

Label
Subway to California
Title
Subway to California
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Di Prisco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1961, the Di Priscos fled Brooklyn, and the FBI. The father was a gambler and bookmaker, and agents chased him into the Long Island woods because he was implicated in police corruption. At thirty-five he escaped to a strange place called California, where his wife and two of her four sons joined him. One member of the family graduated high school, and he would come to make a book of a different sort
Summary
The author traces his family's 1960 flight from Brooklyn when his father was targeted by the FBI for his knowledge about police corruption, a situation that led to the author's brushes with the law, activism, and pursuit of an education
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10324695
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Subway to California, by Joseph Di Prisco
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9781940207353
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869589342
Label
Subway to California, by Joseph Di Prisco
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9781940207353
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)869589342

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