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Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34 by Bryan Burrough - Signed First Edition - 2004 - from Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller (SKU: 086158)

Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34

Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34 by Bryan Burrough - Signed First Edition - 2004 - from Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller (SKU: 086158)
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Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34

by Bryan Burrough

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 10
1594200211
ISBN 13
9781594200212
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The Penguin Press, 2004. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Near fine book and jacket. .

Synopsis

In Public Enemies, bestselling author Bryan Burrough strips away the thick layer of myths put out by J. Edgar Hoovers FBI to tell the full storyfor the first timeof the most spectacular crime wave in American history, the two-year battle between the young Hoover and the assortment of criminals who became national icons: John Dillinger, Machine Gun Kelly, Bonnie and Clyde, Baby Face Nelson, Pretty Boy Floyd, and the Barkers. In an epic feat of storytelling and drawing on a remarkable amount of newly available material on all the major figures involved, Burrough reveals a web of interconnections within the vast American underworld and demonstrates how Hoovers G-men overcame their early fumbles to secure the FBIs rise to power.

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Bookseller
Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
086158
Title
Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34
Author
Bryan Burrough
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1594200211
ISBN 13
9781594200212
Publisher
The Penguin Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2004

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We have been selling books for over 15 years. We specialize in Americana, First Edition Literature, Golf, History, Railroad, Chess Medical, Western Americana, Mysteries, Economic History, Poetry, Aviation, Ornithology, Minnesota, Horses, Genealogy and Military Books.

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