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Dillinger : the untold story

Dillinger : the untold story

Author: G Russell Girardin; William J Helmer; Rick Mattix
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Expanded ed. / prepared with the assistance of Rick MattixView all editions and formats

A contemporary account of John Dillinger's life and crimes, based in part on information given to Girardin by the outlaw's lawyer, Louis Piquett, not long after Dillinger's death. Packed with  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: John Dillinger; John Dillinger; John Dillinger
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: G Russell Girardin; William J Helmer; Rick Mattix
OCLC Number: 1035755161
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 377 pages : illustrations)
Contents: Foreword to the Paperback Edition; About the Book; PrefacePart One1. The Twig is Bent2. The Quality of Mercy3. "And every man's hand"4. The Gang Attains Maturity5. A Florida Vacation6. Prosecutor Estill Poses for a PicturePart Two7. Piquett Takes the Case8. The Vanishing American9. Wooden Gun, Indiana10. How Dillinger Did ItPart Three11. Enter Uncle Sam12. Storm in the Midwest13. Homecoming14. Slaughter of Innocents15. The Safest Place in AmericaPart Four16. Loser Whets His Knife17. Dillinger Goes to the Park18. The Private Life of a Public Enemy19. The Last Raid of the Dillinger Gang20. Piquett Falls from GracePart Five21. The Woman in Red22. KILL DILLINGER HERE!23. The Battle of Barrington24. Piquett Pays the Price25. CasualtiesEpilogueA Dillinger Chronology; Chicago Hideouts and Hangouts; After the Facts: Further Investigations by William J. Helmer; More Facts: New Investigations by William J. Helmer; Acknowledgments; Sources; Index
Responsibility: G. Russell Girardin and William J. Helmer.
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" ... a wild ride through one of the most fascinating periods in American criminal history." --Chicago Tribune "A fascinating addition to the true-crime shelf." --Playboy

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