By William J. Helmer

ISBN-10: 0253009693

ISBN-13: 9780253009692

ISBN-10: 0253356067

ISBN-13: 9780253356062

When her husband used to be murdered at the orders of Chicago mobster Frank Nitti, Georgette Winkeler―wife of 1 of Al Capone's "American Boys"―set out to reveal the Chicago Syndicate. After an try and submit her tale used to be squelched by way of the mob, she provided it to the FBI within the flawed trust they'd the authority to strike on the racketeers who had killed her husband Gus. came upon 60 years later in FBI records, the manuscript describes the couple’s lifestyles at the run, the St. Valentine's Day bloodbath (Gus was once one of many shooters), and different headline crimes of that interval. ready for book via mob specialist William J. Helmer, Al Capone and His American Boys is a compelling modern account of the heyday of Chicago crime through a girl who came upon herself married to the mob.

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