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The Resource The sting man : inside Abscam, Robert W. Greene

The sting man : inside Abscam, Robert W. Greene

Label
The sting man : inside Abscam
Title
The sting man
Title remainder
inside Abscam
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. Greene
Title variation
Inside Abscam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the ABSCAM sting man, Mel Weinberg, who sold the FBI on the idea of setting himself up as a business representative of a wealthy Arab sheik and who personally handled almost every contact and payoff
Writing style
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Fact Crime, 1982.
Biography type
individual biography
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172135
Cataloging source
DLC
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1929-2008
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Greene, Robert W.
Dewey number
  • 364.13230924
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Weinberg, Mel
  • Abscam Bribery Scandal, 1980
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Political corruption
Target audience
adult
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inside Abscam
Label
The sting man : inside Abscam, Robert W. Greene
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition with a new chapter published in Penguin Books, 2013"--Title page verso
  • "The true story behind the film American Hustle"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9780143125273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The sting man : inside Abscam, Robert W. Greene
Publication
Note
  • "This edition with a new chapter published in Penguin Books, 2013"--Title page verso
  • "The true story behind the film American Hustle"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9780143125273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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