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Dillingers Wild Ride: The Year That Made Americas Public Enemy Number One Elliott J. Gorn

Dillingers Wild Ride: The Year That Made Americas Public Enemy Number One

Elliott J. Gorn

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What is the power of Dillingers story? Why has it lingered so long? Who was John Dillinger? Gorn illuminates the significance of Dillingers tremendous fame and the endurance of his legacy, arguing that he represented an American fascination withMoreWhat is the power of Dillingers story? Why has it lingered so long? Who was John Dillinger? Gorn illuminates the significance of Dillingers tremendous fame and the endurance of his legacy, arguing that he represented an American fascination with primitive freedom against social convention. Dillingers story has much to tell us about our enduring fascination with outlaws, crime and violence, about the complexity of our transition from rural to urban life, and about the transformation of America during the Great Depression.Dillingers Wild Ride is a compulsively readable story with an unforgettable protagonist.