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Al Capone : a biography

Author: Luciano J Iorizzo
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles the life of Al Capone, including his criminal life trafficking alcohol in 1920's Chicago and how he went insane while he was imprisoned in Alcatraz.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Al Capone; Al Capone; Al Capone
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Luciano J Iorizzo
ISBN: 0313323178 9780313323171 9780313361456 0313361452
OCLC Number: 51511049
Description: xx, 132 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mafia, Black Hand, and organized crime : the beginnings of a national syndicate --
Urban cesspools : gangs and politicians --
Capone : the early years --
Capone in Chicago : the formative years --
Capone takes over : the struggles continue --
Capone consolidates his power --
Organizing crime --
Capone in flux --
Capone at leisure --
The trial : part 1 --
The trial : part 2 --
Incarceration --
Palm Isle --
Final thoughts on Capone.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Luciano Iorizzo.
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