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Scarface and the untouchable : Al Capone, Eliot Ness, and the battle for Chicago

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 364.1 COL (Text) 36626103982021 2nd Floor New Adult Reshelving -

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  • ISBN: 9780062441942
  • ISBN: 0062441949
  • ISBN: 9780062441959
  • ISBN: 0062441957
  • Physical Description: print
    xix, 699 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

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General Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-674) and index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 661-674) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Untouchable truth -- Map: Organized crime in 1920s Chicago -- Rogues' gallery -- Prologue: St. Valentine's Day -- Prairie Avenue boys -- Citizen Capone -- On the spot -- Epilogue: The great American city.
Summary, etc.: "A THRILLING MAGNUM OPUS ON AMERICA'S GREAT CRIME EPIC. A Mystery Writers of America "Grand Master"--author of the gangster classic Road to Perdition, long-time Dick Tracy writer, and multiple Shamus Award winner--teams with an acclaimed rising young historian, in this riveting, myth-shattering dual portrait of Al Capone, America's most notorious gangster, and Eliot Ness, the legendary Prohibition agent whose extraordinary investigative work crippled his organization. Written with novelistic pacing and underpinned by groundbreaking research, Max Allan Collins and A. Brad Schwartz's Scarface and the Untouchable delivers--at last--the definitive account of the "Battle for Chicago," the iconic struggle between the mythic yet real combatants who have captivated the world for 90 years"--
Subject: Capone, Al 1899-1947
Ness, Eliot
Capone, Al 1899-1947
Ness, Eliot
Gangsters Illinois Chicago Biography
Organized crime Illinois Chicago History 20th century
Crime Illinois Chicago
TRUE CRIME / Organized Crime
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Criminals & Outlaws
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
Gangsters
Organized crime
Illinois Chicago
Genre: Biography.
History.
Biographies.
True crime stories.
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