Al Capone

Deirdre Bair Nan A. Talese

From a National Book Award-winning biographer, the first complete life of legendary gangster Al Capone to be produced with the cooperation of his family, who provided the author with exclusive access

ISBN10 : 0385537166 , ISBN13 : 9780385537162

Page Number : 416

Samuel Beckett

Deirdre Bair Simon and Schuster

Examines the psychological agonies of Beckett's young manhood, his World War II heroism, his enigmatic character, and the growth of his style which revolutionized modern theater.

ISBN10 : 0671691732 , ISBN13 : 9780671691738

Page Number : 736

Gangland Chicago

Richard C. Lindberg Rowman & Littlefield

This engrossing tale of gangs and organized criminality begins in the frontier saloons situated in the marshy flats of Chicago, the future world class city of Mid-continent. Gangland Chicago recounts

ISBN10 : 1442231963 , ISBN13 : 9781442231962

Page Number : 372

Mr Capone

Robert Schoenberg Harper Collins

All I ever did was to sell beer and whiskey to our best people. All I ever did was to supply a demand that was pretty popular. Why, the very guys that make my trade good are the ones that yell the lou

ISBN10 : 9780061936258 , ISBN13 : 0061936251

Page Number : 504


Nicholas Pileggi Simon and Schuster

Nicholas Pileggi’s vivid, unvarnished, journalistic chronicle of the life of Henry Hill—the working-class Brooklyn kid who knew from age twelve that “to be a wiseguy was to own the world,” who

ISBN10 : 1451642784 , ISBN13 : 9781451642780

Page Number : 304

The Last Good Heist

Wayne Worcester Rowman & Littlefield

On Aug. 14, 1975, eight daring thieves ransacked 148 massive safe-deposit boxes at a secret bank used by organized crime, La Cosa Nostra, and its associates in Providence, R.I. The crooks fled with du

ISBN10 : 1493023306 , ISBN13 : 9781493023301

Page Number : 256