Guns and Roses: The Untold Story of Dean O'Banion, Chicago's Big Shot Before Al Capone

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Cumberland House Publishing, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 294 pages
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This is the first entire book devoted to the Irish-American gangster who was known as "Chicago's Arch Killer" and "The Boss of the 42nd and 43rd Wards."
 

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Contents

Maroa Boyhood
3
Little Hellion
13
From McGoverns to the Bridewell
27
Wicked City
37
Perfect Landlord Unwelcome Guest
59
Circulation Soldier
67
Noble Experiment
81
TorrioThe Little Big Fellow
103
The Carmen Avenue Love Nest Murders
151
Cracks in the Foundation
179
The Handshake Murder
189
The Most Nauseating Thing Ive Ever
210
The Bootleg Battle of the Marne
219
From Mayhem to Massacre
249
Epilogue
277
Index
285

A City Divided
121
In a Reform State of Mind
139

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