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Public enemies : America's greatest crime wave and the birth of the FBI, 1933-34

Author: Bryan Burrough
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Analyzes Depression-era bank robbery and its most notorious figures, discussing the factors that influenced the period's crime rates, the formation and early work of the FBI, and the contributions of J. Edgar Hoover.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Burrough
ISBN: 9780143115861 0143115863 9780143035374 0143035371
OCLC Number: 503109218
Notes: Originally published: New York : Penguin Press, 2004.
Description: xiv, 592 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Bryan Burrough.

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Analyzes Depression-era bank robbery and its most notorious figures, discussing the factors that influenced the period's crime rates, the formation and early work of the FBI, and the contributions of J. Edgar Hoover.

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