Biographies of organized crime and Mafia figures based on Jay Robert Nash’s book Bloodletters and Badmen – A Narrative Encyclopedia of the American. This new edition of Bloodletters and Badmen represents the book’s first major revision. Now Jeffrey Dahmer, Charles Keating, David Koresh, John Wayne Gacy . Bloodletters and Badmen. likes · 4 talking about this. Biographies of organized crime and Mafia figures. Based upon Jay Robert Nash’s book.
|Published (Last):||4 May 2015|
|PDF File Size:||12.73 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||2.92 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Kevin Cole rated it liked it May 21, Just thought you might want to know how substantial bloodletgers is. My grandpa was from Chicago and he ran around in that part of the city when he was young so he must’ve been fascinated with that era. Your purchase supports More Than Words, a nonprofit job anr program for youth, empowering youth to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business.
I’d be interested to read that one to see how it compares. Of course Hollywood had glorified these horrible people and I actually felt sorry for them until I grew up and realized what they truly were.
Buy Bloodletters and Badmen – Microsoft Store
Showing best matches Show all bbadmen. Bloodletters and Bad Men. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I give it 3. Sign In Register Help Cart. More Than Words Inc. Anyway, the books are arranged alphabetically, and if Nash left out any criminal in American history, I don’t know who it is.
Follow the Author
As far as the information inside Open to pretty much any page and you’ll find an intriguing article; and with over six hundred pages there’s certainly a lot to get through. Nash did a great job of compiling this series of two books. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Refresh and try again. Book has a slight odor. Return to Book Page.
While heavy on mafia members and old west outlaws, it was a fairly comprehensive encyclopedia.
I hope they are burning in hell. I was expecting a regular sized book and got what could easily be confused for a text book, for the price I recommend this for everyone. May 14, Deborah added it.
Uncorrected proof galleys issued before publication. Some of the murderers of the past are really interesting. It’s a fun read, but no less fun and much bdamen accurate than the Sifakis book referred to above. Please try again later. No trivia or quizzes yet. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.
There are over photographs and lithographs and a thorough bibliography.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Bloodletters and Badmen is a fine coffee table book about the history of crime in America. On the front board is a red impressed large pistol decoration with red lettering enclosed within.
Fascinating narrative encyclopedia of America’s badmen. Apr 01, Joe Iacovino rated it really liked it. Browse Awhile Books Published: The language used reflected the time period it was written in ie: It’s passionate, which inevitably leads to bias on occasions, but mostly it makes for gripping reading. The text makes interesting reading, especially for anyone interested in the history of American crime, gangsters, the Mafia, etc.
It’s still here on my shelf.