FREE SHIPPING

on all orders of $79 or more

$3 OFF your purchase of $60 or more!
Use coupon code SATURDAY in checkout.

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

, by
Public Enemies America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34 by Burrough, Bryan, 9780143035374
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9780143035374 | 0143035371
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/28/2005
  • Rent Book

    (Recommended)

    $8.24
     
    Term
    Due
    Price
  • Buy Used Book

    Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days

    $9.64
  • Buy New Book

    In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.

    $1.00
In Public Enemies, bestselling author Bryan Burrough strips away the thick layer of myths put out by J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI to tell the full story—for the first time—of 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 Hoover’s G-men overcame their early fumbles to secure the FBI’s rise to power.

You might also enjoy...



Please wait while the item is added to your bag...