Young Al Capone

William Balsamo Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Many people are familiar with the story of Al Capone, the “untouchable” Chicago gangster best known for orchestrating the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. But few are aware that Capone’s remarkab

ISBN10 : 1626367302 , ISBN13 : 9781626367302

Page Number : 288

The First Vice Lord

Arthur J. Bilek Cumberland House Publishing

THE FIRST VICE LORD is the story of the life and death of Big Jim Colosimo and Chicago's infamous segregated red-light district--the Levee. For the first time, the true story is told of the colorful c

ISBN10 : 9781581826395 , ISBN13 : 1581826397

Page Number : 319

Impact Statement

Bob Halloran Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

As the biggest criminal trial since the Boston Strangler draws nearer, the public’s fascination with the life and crimes of mob boss Whitey Bulger continues to heat up. Many stories have been told a

ISBN10 : 1628734930 , ISBN13 : 9781628734935

Page Number : 256

Prohibition Gangsters

Marc Mappen Rutgers University Press

Master story teller Marc Mappen applies a generational perspective to the gangsters of the Prohibition era—men born in the quarter century span from 1880 to 1905—who came to power with the Eightee

ISBN10 : 0813561167 , ISBN13 : 9780813561165

Page Number : 256

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

The Neighborhood Outfit

Louis Corsino University of Illinois Press

From the slot machine trust of the early 1900s to the prolific Prohibition era bootleggers allied with Al Capone, and for decades beyond, organized crime in Chicago Heights, Illinois, represented a vi

ISBN10 : 0252096665 , ISBN13 : 9780252096662

Page Number : 184