Al Capone

the biography of a self-made man
  • 325 Pages
  • 3.80 MB
  • 2790 Downloads
  • English
by
Faber , London
Capone, Al, 1899-1947., Criminals -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biogr

Places

Illinois, Ch

Statementby Fred D. Pasley; with an introduction and epilogue by Andrew Sinclair.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6248.C17 P3 1966
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 325 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5573025M
LC Control Number67082623

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Infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone was born in the tough Williamsburgh section of Brooklyn, NY, the fourth of nine children of Italian immigrants from Naples. Capone was a born sociopath.

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