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By Louis Eisenstein,Elliot Rosenberg

"This e-book is a hugely own glimpse into the realm of precinct, district, and county politics. It offers with numerous stripes of the Tammany Tiger and brings into shut concentration one of the most forceful historical past figures in ny City's political framework. basically, it's a forty-year landscape of Tammany practices and personalities."-from A Stripe of Tammany's Tiger

In this attention-grabbing ebook, first released in 1966, Louis Eisenstein, a Tammany precinct captain from Manhattan's reduce East facet, units out together with his coauthor Elliot Rosenberg to chronicle the evolution-or quite devolution-of manhattan urban politics in the course of the first seven many years of the 20 th century. Eisenstein imbues his full of life narrative with an overarching topic: that private interactions and strong religion among these in any respect degrees of strength are of paramount significance either for sustained political luck and for powerfuble municipal administration.

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