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Miami Babylon : crime, wealth, and power--a dispatch from the beach

Author: Gerald L Posner; Alan Sklar; Tantor Media.
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gerald Posner takes listeners inside the intertwined lives of the politicians, financiers, nightclub owners, and real estate developers who have fed Miami Beach's unquenchable desire for wealth, flash, and hype after the Cuban population explosion in 1981. Posner's singular report tells the real story of how this small urban beach community was transformed into a world-class headquarters for American culture within  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)435417993
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald L Posner; Alan Sklar; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400194414 1400194415 1400114411 9781400114412
OCLC Number: 562099184
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
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Duration: 18:39:11.
Performer(s): Read by Alan Sklar.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 268098 KB; MP3 file size: 42 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Gerald Posner.

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Gerald Posner takes listeners inside the intertwined lives of the politicians, financiers, nightclub owners, and real estate developers who have fed Miami Beach's unquenchable desire for wealth, flash, and hype after the Cuban population explosion in 1981. Posner's singular report tells the real story of how this small urban beach community was transformed into a world-class headquarters for American culture within a generation.

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