John Dillinger Slept Here: A Crooks' Tour of Crime and Corruption in St. Paul, 1920-1936
- By: Paul Maccabee
- Format: 362 pp., 135 illus., 6 maps, bibliog., index, paperback
- Publisher: MNHS Press
- Product ##: 978-0873513166
Praise for John Dillinger Slept Here:
"A landmark study of gangland crime."--William J. Helmer, author,Dillinger: The Untold Story"Maccabee is an authority on his subject which makes John Dillinger Slept Here an enthralling read. " -- St. Paul Pioneer Press
Crime historian Paul Maccabee spent thirteen years fighting the FBI to obtain more than 100,000 Justice Department files on the notorious Public Enemies era of St. Paul—resulting in his book John Dillinger Slept Here, called “a small masterpiece of social history” by Playboy magazine. As well as being featured in three A&E TV documentaries and the History Channel’s Crime Story documentary, Maccabee has testified before the U.S. Congress on his efforts to crack open long-secret documents about Minnesota’s gangland history.