Gangster Women: And The Criminals They Loved

May 15, 2016|
Gangster Women: And The Criminals They Loved by Susan Mcnicoll
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Gangsters of the past never looked far enough into the future to do much planning. They stole sufficient money to get by for a short while and then robbed again. Sometimes they wanted to settle down, but most knew their crimes were going to lead to jail or death - and their women knew it too. Life on the run was no picnic, but gangsters'' molls chose it over a settled life in suburbia. This book is a history of gangsters'' molls and mob queens, and it explains who these women were, where they came from and why they did the things they did.
Susan McNicoll lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Her lifelong love of words and history has been the main focus of her writing career, which began with five years as a reporter for the Ottawa Journal in the 1970s. She is the author of The Opening Act: Canadian Theatre History 1945-1953, Jack the Ripper, British Columbia Mur...
Title:Gangster Women: And The Criminals They LovedFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:240 pages, 7.8 X 5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:240 pages, 7.8 X 5 X 0.68 inPublished:May 15, 2016Publisher:ARCTURUS PUBLISHING LIMITEDLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1785991256

ISBN - 13:9781785991257

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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