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Gangsters, swindlers, killers, and thieves : the lives and crimes of fifty American villains, edited by Lawrence Block

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Gangsters, swindlers, killers, and thieves : the lives and crimes of fifty American villains
Title
Gangsters, swindlers, killers, and thieves
Title remainder
the lives and crimes of fifty American villains
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lawrence Block
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a gallery of fifty of America's most notorious criminals, from colonial times through the twentieth century, with profiles of such outlaws as John Wilkes Booth, Jesse James, Bonnie Parker, and Ted Bundy
Member of
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Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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American National Biography
Dewey number
364.1/092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6785
LC item number
.G36 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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Block, Lawrence
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  • Criminals
  • United States
Label
Gangsters, swindlers, killers, and thieves : the lives and crimes of fifty American villains, edited by Lawrence Block
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip049/2003021073.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-274) and index
Contents
  • Mickey Cohen [1913-1976]
  • Joseph Anthony Colombo, Sr. [1923-1978]
  • Frank Costello [1891-1973]
  • Leon F. Czolgosz [1873-1901]
  • Bob Dalton [1869-1892]
  • John F. Deitz [1861-1924]
  • John Dillinger [1903-1934]
  • William Doolin [1858-1896]
  • Charles Arthur Floyd [1904-1934]
  • Carlo Gambino [1902-1976]
  • Thomas Beer [1888?-1940]
  • Edward Gein [1906-1984]
  • Vito Genovese [1897-1969]
  • Charles Guiteau [1841-1882]
  • John Wesley Hardin [1853-1895]
  • Tom Horn [1860-1903]
  • Jesse James [1847-1882]
  • Machine Gun Kelly [1895-1954]
  • Meyer Lansky [1902-1983]
  • Nathan Freudenthal Leopold, Jr. [1904-1971] and Richard Albert Loeb [1905-1936]
  • Lucky Luciano [1897-1962]
  • Billy the Kid [1859-1881]
  • Ebenezer Mackintosh [1737-1816]
  • Owen Victor Madden [1891-1965]
  • Samuel Mason [1750-1803]
  • Gaston Bullock Means [1879-1938]
  • John Andrews Murrell [1806?-1844]
  • Philip Mariano Fausto Musica [1884-1938]
  • Bonnie Parker [1910-1934] and Clyde Chestnut Barrow [1909-1934]
  • William Clarke Quantrill [1837-1865]
  • Railroad Bill [?-1896]
  • Stephen S. Renfroe [1843-1886]
  • Black Bart [fl. 1875-1888]
  • Arnold Rothstein [1882-1928]
  • Dutch Schultz [1902-1935]
  • Bugsy Siegel [1906-1947]
  • Joseph A. Slade [1829 or 1830-1864]
  • Belle Starr [1848-1889]
  • Willie Sutton [1901-1980]
  • Harry Kendall Thaw [1871-1947]
  • Joseph Valachi [1904-1971]
  • Tiburcio Vasquez [1835-1875]
  • John White Webster [1793-1850]
  • John Wilkes Booth [1838-1865]
  • Seth Wyman [1784-1843]
  • Cole Younger [1844-1916]
  • Ted Bundy [1946-1989]
  • Al Capone [1899-1947]
  • Frankie Carbo [1904-1976]
  • Butch Cassidy [1866-1908? or 1937?]
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780195169522
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003021073
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53325311
  • (OCoLC)53325311
  • 783912
Label
Gangsters, swindlers, killers, and thieves : the lives and crimes of fifty American villains, edited by Lawrence Block
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip049/2003021073.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-274) and index
Contents
  • Mickey Cohen [1913-1976]
  • Joseph Anthony Colombo, Sr. [1923-1978]
  • Frank Costello [1891-1973]
  • Leon F. Czolgosz [1873-1901]
  • Bob Dalton [1869-1892]
  • John F. Deitz [1861-1924]
  • John Dillinger [1903-1934]
  • William Doolin [1858-1896]
  • Charles Arthur Floyd [1904-1934]
  • Carlo Gambino [1902-1976]
  • Thomas Beer [1888?-1940]
  • Edward Gein [1906-1984]
  • Vito Genovese [1897-1969]
  • Charles Guiteau [1841-1882]
  • John Wesley Hardin [1853-1895]
  • Tom Horn [1860-1903]
  • Jesse James [1847-1882]
  • Machine Gun Kelly [1895-1954]
  • Meyer Lansky [1902-1983]
  • Nathan Freudenthal Leopold, Jr. [1904-1971] and Richard Albert Loeb [1905-1936]
  • Lucky Luciano [1897-1962]
  • Billy the Kid [1859-1881]
  • Ebenezer Mackintosh [1737-1816]
  • Owen Victor Madden [1891-1965]
  • Samuel Mason [1750-1803]
  • Gaston Bullock Means [1879-1938]
  • John Andrews Murrell [1806?-1844]
  • Philip Mariano Fausto Musica [1884-1938]
  • Bonnie Parker [1910-1934] and Clyde Chestnut Barrow [1909-1934]
  • William Clarke Quantrill [1837-1865]
  • Railroad Bill [?-1896]
  • Stephen S. Renfroe [1843-1886]
  • Black Bart [fl. 1875-1888]
  • Arnold Rothstein [1882-1928]
  • Dutch Schultz [1902-1935]
  • Bugsy Siegel [1906-1947]
  • Joseph A. Slade [1829 or 1830-1864]
  • Belle Starr [1848-1889]
  • Willie Sutton [1901-1980]
  • Harry Kendall Thaw [1871-1947]
  • Joseph Valachi [1904-1971]
  • Tiburcio Vasquez [1835-1875]
  • John White Webster [1793-1850]
  • John Wilkes Booth [1838-1865]
  • Seth Wyman [1784-1843]
  • Cole Younger [1844-1916]
  • Ted Bundy [1946-1989]
  • Al Capone [1899-1947]
  • Frankie Carbo [1904-1976]
  • Butch Cassidy [1866-1908? or 1937?]
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780195169522
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003021073
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53325311
  • (OCoLC)53325311
  • 783912

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