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Inventing the public enemy

the gangster in American culture, 1918-1934

by David E. Ruth

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gangsters -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Gangsters in popular culture -- United States.,
    • Gangsters -- United States -- Public opinion.,
    • Public opinion -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-183) and index.

      StatementDavid E. Ruth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6446 .R87 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 190 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL790041M
      ISBN 100226730077, 0226732185
      LC Control Number95022480

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      Endnotes. Warner Bros. press book for The Public Enemy, André Sennwald, “Two Thugs,” New York Times, 24 April , p. 27 ; Variety review of The Public Enemy, 29 April ; Zanuck to Joy, January 6, , PCA Public Enemy Case aphy in original. Fred D. Pasley, Al Capone: The Biography of a Self-Made Man, Faber, London, [first published ]), p. public enemies Download public enemies or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get public enemies book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.


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