Baker and Taylor
The Westies: Inside New York's Irish Mob
Tracing sixty years of underworld history, this revised edition of the classic study of the ""Westies"" of Hell's Kitchen discusses their rise to power, brutal tactics, alliance with the Gambino crime family, and the investigation that led to their downfall, along with updated information on the current lives of the members of the gang. Repritn. 15,000 first printing.