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Scarface Al and the crime crusaders

Chicago"s private war against Capone

by Dennis E. Hoffman

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Capone, Al, 1899-1947,
    • Organized crime -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Prevention -- Case studies,
    • Crime prevention -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Citizen participation -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-188) and index.

      StatementDennis E. Hoffman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6452.I3 C36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1408313M
      ISBN 10080931925X
      LC Control Number93016865

      Directed by Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson. With Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley, Osgood Perkins. An ambitious and nearly insane violent gangster climbs the ladder of success in the mob, but his weaknesses prove to be his downfall. Scarface Al and the Crime Crusaders: Chicago's Private War Against Capone. SIU Press. [S.l.: s.n.] ISBN Hoffman, Dennis E. (31 de agosto de ).

      In Capone was indicted for income tax evasion and various violations of the Volstead Act. Facing overwhelming evidence, his attorneys made a plea deal, but the presiding judge warned he might not follow the sentencing recommendation from the . Starving for a hearty slice of the exciting American Dream, the Cuban refugee and ex-convict, Tony "Scarface" Montana, winds up in the sun-drenched boulevards of President Jimmy Carter's Miami, after Fidel Castro's massive expulsion of Marielitos. There, a blood-soaked drug deal will pave the way for Tony's meteoric rise in the city's violent but lucrative cocaine scene, rapidly .

        Dark Harbor and Get Capone and America’s Gangster Obsession. New books on New York gangsters and Al Capone have Allen Barra considering what makes a great crime story and why we can’t get. Section 13 White-Collar and Organized Crime of crime, violence, and political corruption as gangsters fought over the right to provide the drinking public with illicit alcohol. The most successful gangster of the era was Al “Scarface” Capone of Chicago. Capone (a former member of the Whyos) was a ruthless criminal and a flamboyant man.


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