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Dillinger's wild ride : the year that made America's public enemy number one / Elliott J. Gorn.

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  • 36 of 38 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria B DIL (Text) 37521530136334 AMPL Adult Biography Available -
Atlanta Branch B.a Dillinger, John (Text) 78294000228996 Adult Biography Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 92 DIL (Text) 36803000731732 NONFICTION Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil 364.152 G (Text) 38160000599769 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 92 DILLING (Text) 79361000016778 Adult Nonfiction - Biography Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler 364.152 GOR (Text) 73174005002969 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Cambridge City Public Library - Cambridge City B DIL (Text) 76893000243678 Adult Biographies Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola B DILLINGER (Text) 33118000134977 Adult: Biography Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver BIO DIL-J GOR-E (Text) 34304000161915 Adult - Biography Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville I 364.1 GOR (Text) 32604000151256 DCTPLD IR Moveable Shelves Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780195304831 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 268p. ; 25cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

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Formatted Contents Note: He would try hard to be a man -- The farmer turns gangster -- John Dillinger, Houdini of the outlaws -- Pulling that off was worth ten years of my life -- Dillinger land -- You can't get away with it -- Epilogue: Dillinger's ghost.
Summary, etc.: In an era that witnessed the rise of celebrity outlaws like Baby Face Nelson, Pretty Boy Floyd, and Bonnie and Clyde, John Dillinger was the most famous and flamboyant of them all. Reports on the man and his misdeeds--spiced with accounts of his swashbuckling bravado and cool daring--provided an America worn down by the Great Depression with a salacious mix of sex and violence that proved irresistible. In Dillinger's Wild Ride, Elliott J. Gorn provides a riveting account of the year between 1933 and 1934, when the Dillinger gang pulled over a dozen bank jobs, and stole hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Subject: Dillinger, John, 1903-1934.
True crime.

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