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The Resource A history of heists : bank robbery in America, Jerry Clark and Ed Palattella

A history of heists : bank robbery in America, Jerry Clark and Ed Palattella

Label
A history of heists : bank robbery in America
Title
A history of heists
Title remainder
bank robbery in America
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Clark and Ed Palattella
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Jerry
Dewey number
364.15/520973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6658
LC item number
.C53 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Palattella, Ed
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bank robberies
  • Bank robberies
  • United States
Label
A history of heists : bank robbery in America, Jerry Clark and Ed Palattella
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking in : early banks and early thieves -- The original outlaw : Jesse James, the Civil War, and crimes like no other -- Robbery on the range : the Wild West, the Wild Bunch, and the rise of the professional bandit -- The G-men get guns : bank robbery and the birth of the modern FBI -- Marquee mayhem : John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde, and the glamorization of the gangster -- Lone wolves : Willie Sutton, the great Brink's robbery, and a thief found dead -- Countercultural chaos : clean-cut killers, Patty Hearst, and a Dog day afternoon -- Striking back, striking big : boosted bank security and record-breaking hauls -- Robbery and reverberations : pizza bomber, the post-9/11 FBI, and online heists
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 239 pages
Isbn
9781442235458
Lccn
2014048711
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899949289
  • (OCoLC)ocn899949289
Label
A history of heists : bank robbery in America, Jerry Clark and Ed Palattella
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking in : early banks and early thieves -- The original outlaw : Jesse James, the Civil War, and crimes like no other -- Robbery on the range : the Wild West, the Wild Bunch, and the rise of the professional bandit -- The G-men get guns : bank robbery and the birth of the modern FBI -- Marquee mayhem : John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde, and the glamorization of the gangster -- Lone wolves : Willie Sutton, the great Brink's robbery, and a thief found dead -- Countercultural chaos : clean-cut killers, Patty Hearst, and a Dog day afternoon -- Striking back, striking big : boosted bank security and record-breaking hauls -- Robbery and reverberations : pizza bomber, the post-9/11 FBI, and online heists
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 239 pages
Isbn
9781442235458
Lccn
2014048711
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899949289
  • (OCoLC)ocn899949289

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