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The wrong kind of money / Stephen Birmingham.


A novel on relations between Wasps and Jews in New York. The protagonists are members of an upper-class Jewish family, having difficulty being accepted by the Wasps because of the way they made their money. The founder was a Canadian Jew who made his fortune smuggling whisky during the Prohibition.

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  • ISBN: 0525943315
  • ISBN: 9780525943310
  • Physical Description: 406 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, c1997.

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Subject: Liquor industry > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Family corporations > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Upper class > United States > Fiction.
Jews > New York (State) > New York > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Athens Regional Library System.


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