King of the Jews - Tosches, Nick

This is the sprawling biography of Arnold Rothstein, a mythical New Yorker who was the inspiration for Meyer Wolfsheim in "The Great Gatsby" and Nathan Detroit in "Guys and Dolls." Rothstein was also rumored to be the mastermind of the Black Sox scandal, the fixing of the 1919 World Series.

King of the Jews 2005, Ecco Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780066211183

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