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Master detective: Allan Pinkerton.

Author: Arthur Orrmont
Publisher: New York, J. Messner [©1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After working with the Chicago police, Pinkerton established the first United States Secret Service bureau during the Civil War. He was a master sleuth and used psychological tricks, disguises, infiltration of gangs, as well as plain logic to track his criminals.
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Named Person: Allan Pinkerton; Allan Pinkerton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Orrmont
OCLC Number: 1308018
Description: 191 pages 22 cm

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After working with the Chicago police, Pinkerton established the first United States Secret Service bureau during the Civil War. He was a master sleuth and used psychological tricks, disguises, infiltration of gangs, as well as plain logic to track his criminals.

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