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bootleggers the story of Chicago"s prohibition era by Allsop, Kenneth

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Published by Arlington House in New Rochelle, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Capone, Al, -- 1899-1947,
  • Crime -- Illinois -- Chicago,
  • Prohibition -- Illinois -- Chicago

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKenneth Allsop.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 379 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13530527M

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