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A most wicked conspiracy : the last great swindle of the Gilded Age / Paul Starobin.

Starobin, Paul, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library AK 364.1323 STA 000162667 Alaskana -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541742307
  • ISBN: 1541742303
  • Physical Description: xiii, 296 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : PublicAffairs, Hatchette Book Group, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Discovery -- "Alexander the great, of the north" -- Nome, 1900 -- Defiance -- Exposure.
Summary, etc.:
"A tale of Gilded Age corruption -- gold-looting, court-buying, and good old fashioned venality -- that extended from the new frontier of Alaska to the Oval Office"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: McKenzie, Alexander, 1851-1922.
McKenzie, Alexander, 1851-1922.
Crime > Alaska > Nome > History > 20th century.
Political corruption > Alaska > Nome > History > 20th century.
Gold mines and mining > Alaska > Nome > History > 20th century.
Crime.
Gold mines and mining.
Political corruption.
Alaska > Nome.
Genre: True crime stories.
History.
True crime stories.