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Turkus, Burton B.

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Works: 13 works in 67 publications in 6 languages and 552 library holdings
Genres: History  Film adaptations  Drama  Fiction  Sources 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Burton B Turkus
 
Most widely held works by Burton B Turkus
Murder, inc., the story of "the syndicate," by Burton B Turkus( Book )

44 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The true story of the 1940's murder for-hire racket run by 'the Big Six, ' Louis Lepke, Bugsy Siegel, Meyer Lansky, Lucky Luciano, Joe Adonis and Albert Anastasia. Written by Burton Turkus, the Brooklyn D.A. who sent mob boss Lepke Buchalter and six other wiseguys to the electric chair and veteran A.P. war correspondent Sid Feder."--Back cover
New York law of alimony; including support for children, counsel fees, special allowances, enforcement and foreign judgments by Charles Rothenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crimen, S.A. : la historia de "El Sindicato" by Burton B Turkus( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anonima assassini : canto di sangue in un giorno di festa : mafia, mano nera e unione siciliana, 200 omicidi insoluti, il fronte del porto by Burton B Turkus( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1959 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic crime collection : street justice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four organized crime and detective films
United states of america, ex rel. murad a. sutton, petitioner by Burton B Turkus( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam öldürme anonim şirketi by Burton B Turkus( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in Turkish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burton Turkus Collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Burton Turkus Collection spans from 1921 to 1962, although the bulk of it is concentrated in the late 1930s to the early 1950s. The collection contains a variety of materials from the highlights of Turkus' career as District Attorney and prosecutor, as well as records and ephemera from his assistance to the electoral campaigns of Thomas Dewey and Turkus' own judicial campaign in 1942. The files include trial preparation materials, photographs of crime scenes and suspect mug shots, charts and records summarizing the criminal careers of numerous defendants and summaries of trial testimony. Files from the various electoral campaigns include general correspondence, fundraising letters, photos, treasury documents, press releases and an assortment of other campaign materials. The last two boxes in the collection consist of newspaper and magazine clippings about the trials and other matters written by or relating to Turkus, as well as flyers, programs, and advertisements promoting his myriad speaking engagements in the years following the trial
Unterwelt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of the Syndicate by Burton B Turkus( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Before "The Sopranos" there was the Syndicate - a ruthless group of men guilty of committing a thousand murders in the late 1930s and 40s. Here is the account of the gangsters who called themselves "Murder, Inc.", from the Assistant District Attorney who sent seven of them to the electric chair
Murder Inc.: The Story of the Syndicate Killing Machine by Burton B Turkus( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Burton B. Turkus Arbitration Files by Burton B Turkus( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Burton Turkus American writer

Burton Turkus écrivain américain

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The story of the Syndicate