The last pirate of New York : a ghost ship, a killer, and the birth of a gangster nation

"The story of Albert Hicks, the most notorious criminal on the New York waterfront, unfolded in the course of three bloody months in the summer before the Civil War. There was a massacre, a flight, a manhunt, and a trial, all of which kept the nation riveted and remade Hicks, the last pirate of...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Cohen, Rich
Format: BOOK
Other Format: EBOOK
Published: Spiegel & Grau 2019