Second City Sinners

Second City Sinners

Author: Jon Seidel

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493038466

Category: True Crime

Page: 336

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Countless criminals have made their mark on Chicago and the surrounding communities. Chicago Sun-Times journalist Jon Seidel takes readers back in time to the days when H. H. Holmes lurked in his "Murder Castle" and guys named Al Capone and John Dillinger ruled the underworld. Drawing upon years of reporting, and with special access to the Chicago Daily News and Chicago Sun-Times archives, Jon Seidel explains how men like Nathan Leopold, Richard Loeb, and Richard Speck tried to get away with history’s most disturbing crimes. .
Second City Sinners
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Jon Seidel
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-20 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Countless criminals have made their mark on Chicago and the surrounding communities. Chicago Sun-Times journalist Jon Seidel takes readers back in time to the days when H. H. Holmes lurked in his "Murder Castle" and guys named Al Capone and John Dillinger ruled the underworld. Drawing upon years of reporting,
Becoming the Second City
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Richard Junger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Becoming the Second Cityexamines the development of Chicago's press and analyzes coverage of key events in its history to call attention to the media's impact in shaping the city's cultural and historical landscape. In concise, extensively documented prose, Richard Junger illustrates how nineteenth-century newspapers acted as accelerants that boosted the
Saint City Sinners
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Lilith Saintcrow
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Saint City has always been Dante Valentine's home. It's where she grew up, it's where her dead are buried, and it's where she learned to hunt. Now, one call from an old friend will bring her back to investigate a murder too close to home for anyone's comfort. But the
Saints and Sinners
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Eamon Duffy
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-13 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The latest edition of “the most comprehensive single-volume history of the popes,” updated to cover the election of Pope Francis (Sunday Telegraph). This engrossing book, from a professor of the history of Christianity at Cambridge, encompasses the extraordinary story of the papacy, from its beginnings to the present day, as
Journey to and Through the Second Death
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: J. Philip Scranton
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: Xulon Press

Scranton examines the diverse views on death and the afterlife, and also presents discussion on the subject from the perspective of the apostle John.