(May 1996)

DC, 1996 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 20.95 CAD
Pages:
196
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Suggested for mature readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
Factoid Books; [Paradox Press]
ISBN:
1-56389-217-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978156389217251495
Editing:
Andrew Helfer; Jim Higgins (assistant)
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
8 1/2 inches by 10 7/8 inches
Binding:
Squarebound
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One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Tom Taggart (mixed media photo)
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Tom Taggart (mixed media photo)
Colors:
Tom Taggart (mixed media photo)
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Indexer Notes

Principle letterers for interior sequences are listed as a group on page below indicia: Gail Beckett, Phil Felix and Bob Lappan.

The Big Book of Little Criminals (Table of Contents)

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Frank Quitely
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Frank Quitely
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Title page with illustration.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

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Small-Time Hoods (Table of Contents)

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Introduction to Chapter One: Small-Time Hoods.

That's Where the Money Is (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Kevin Maguire
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Kevin Maguire
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?

Characters:
Willie "The Actor" Sutton
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The Man Who Fed Sailors to the Sea (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Steve Leialoha
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Steve Leialoha
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Genre:
crime
Characters:
Shanghai Kelly
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Ernest Booth (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Ward Sutton
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Ward Sutton
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Swamp Bandit (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Pat Broderick
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Pat Broderick
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John Ashley
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The Po8 [The Poet] (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Tom Payer
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Nghia Lam
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Nghia Lam
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Black Bart
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The Incredible Survivor (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
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Eric Shanower
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Eric Shanower
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Mal Henri
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The Savage Caning of Senator Sumner (Table of Contents)

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Tom Peyer
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Donald David
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Donald David
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The Crook Everybody Liked (Table of Contents)

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Carl Sifakis
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Tayyar Ozkan
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Tayyar Ozkan
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Frederick Emerson Peters
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Robbing Them Blind (Table of Contents)

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Tom Peyer
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Sean Taggart
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Sean Taggart
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The Craziest Verdict Ever (Table of Contents)

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Carl Sifakis
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Jeff Nicholson
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Jeff Nicholson
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George Remus
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The Mad Bomber (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
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James Romberger
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James Romberger
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George Metesky
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The Littlest Criminal in Alcatraz (Table of Contents)

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Carl Sifakis
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Fred Harper
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Fred Harper
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Al Capone
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Hustlers (Table of Contents)

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Introduction to Chapter Two: Hustlers.

Cap Streeter (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Roger Langridge
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Roger Langridge
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Society's Golden Bad Boy (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Christian Alamy
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Christian Alamy
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Serge Rubinstein
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Count Victor Lustig (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Tom Peyer
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Art Wetherell
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Art Wetherell
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The Maude King Case (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Russell Braun
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Russell Braun
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Gaston Means
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Avanna Sherrill (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
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Klaus Janson
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Klaus Janson
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Joseph Weil (Table of Contents)

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Tom Peyer
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Graham Manley
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Graham Manley
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Jake "The Barber" (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Ralph Reese
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Ralph Reese
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"Honest" John Kelly (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Rebecca Guay
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Rebecca Guay
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Henri LeMoine (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
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Ric Estrada
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A Fisch Story (Table of Contents)

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George Hagenauer
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Ty Templeton
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Ty Templeton
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Forgers, Fakers, and Funny Money (Table of Contents)

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Introduction to Chapter Three: Forgers, Fakers, and Funny Money.

The Man who Stole Arizona (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Glenn Barr
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Glenn Barr
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?

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James Reavis

Vanishing Act: A Tale of Disappearing Ink (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Rafael Kayanan
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Rafael Kayanan
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Han Van Meegeren (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Terry Austin
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Terry Austin
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Mis-titled in the copyright sequence as "Han Van Meegren."

The San Quentin Forgers (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Ernie Colon
Inks:
Ernie Colon
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?

Characters:
Dan Wilson; Tom Bell; Lewis; Lamarr; Warden Houlahan
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The Colonial Counterfeiter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Sifakis
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Linda Medley
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Linda Medley
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Mary Butterworth

The Genuine Counterfeiter (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
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M. D. Bright
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M. D. Bright
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The Man Who Hustled Hitler (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Characters:
Franz Tausend

The Man Who Almost Bought Portugal (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
David G. Klein
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David G. Klein
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Alves Reis

The One-Dollar Counterfeiter (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Chris Wozniak
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Chris Wozniak
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Mr. 880
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Disorganized Crime (Table of Contents)

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Introduction to Chapter Four: Disorganized Crime.

Avenging "Nails" Norton (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Gregory Benton
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Gregory Benton
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The Luckiest Mobster (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Paul Gulacy
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Paul Gulacy
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Genre:
crime
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Mickey Cohen
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The Richardsons (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Lou Stathis
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Judy Maguire
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Robin Smith
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Locke's Lament (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Robbie Busch
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Robbie Busch
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The Pillow Gang (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
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Joe Orlando
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Don Carmelo Fresina
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The World's Richest Cop (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Bill Wray
Inks:
Bill Wray
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Characters:
Tubbo Gilbert
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Gandhi of the Mafia (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Tom Peyer
Pencils:
David Lloyd
Inks:
David Lloyd
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Characters:
Joe Colombo
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Noose Ruse (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Brent Anderson
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Brent Anderson
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Sam Cardinella
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Murder Inc.'s Fastest Killer (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
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Dave Gibbons
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Frank "Dasher" Abbandando
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New York's Meanest, Ugliest Gangster (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Matt Brooker [as D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman]
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Matt Brokker [as D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman]
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?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Louie "Pretty" Amberg
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The Bedbug (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Sifakis
Pencils:
Bill Alger
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Bill Alger
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"Schemer" Drucci

The Chicago Black Sox (Table of Contents)

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Tom Peyer
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Alec Stevens
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Alec Stevens
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The Wild Joker (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Richard Piers Rayner
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Richard Piers Rayner
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Willie Moretti
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300 lb. Hitman (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Rick Burchett
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Rick Burchett
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Vincente Gigante
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"Pittsburgh" Phil Strauss (Table of Contents)

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Carl Sifakis
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Russ Heath
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Russ Heath
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The Littlest Little Criminal (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Stephen DeStefano
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Stephen DeStefano
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Armando Illiano
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Little Women (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Five: Little Women.

Ma Barker (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Frank Quitely
Inks:
Frank Quitely
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?

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The Royal Moll (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
Pencils:
Alan Weiss
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Alan Weiss
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Countess DiFrasso
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Indiana's Lady Bluebeard (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Carl Sifakis
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Graham Higgins
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Graham Higgins
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Belle Gunness

The Blonde Tigress (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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William Marshall Rogers
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William Marshall Rogers
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crime
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Eleanor Jarman
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She Stole From Everyone (Table of Contents)

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Carl Sifakis
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Chris McLoughlin
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Chris McLoughlin
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Cassie Chadwick
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The Machine Gun Moll (Table of Contents)

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Script:
George Hagenauer
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Tom Sutton
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Tom Sutton
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Kathryn Kelly
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The Eternal Adultress (Table of Contents)

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George Hagenauer
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Trevor Von Eeden
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Trevor Von Eeden
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Sara Ellis

When Harry Met Leona (Table of Contents)

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Lou Stathis
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Judy Maguire
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David Chelsea
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Heists (Table of Contents)

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Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Six: Heists.

The Brink's Job (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Joel Rose
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Mike Zeck
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Mike Zeck
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Britain's Great Train Robbery (Table of Contents)

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Joel Rose
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Robin Smith
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Robin Smith
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A Nice Bank Job (Table of Contents)

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Joel Rose
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Randy DuBurke
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Randy DuBurke
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Mona Lisa Mysteries (Table of Contents)

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George Hagenauer
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Rick Geary
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Rick Geary
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The Pierre Hotel Heist (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Joel Rose
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Hunt Emerson
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Hunt Emerson
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The Roundout Heist (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Joel Rose
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Mick McMahon
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Mick McMahon
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The Lufthansa Heist (Table of Contents)

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Joel Rose
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Joe Staton
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Joe Staton
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Airline Hijacker (Table of Contents)

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Joel Rose
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Rick Parker
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Rick Parker
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Biographies (Table of Contents)

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Short biographies on the writers and artists featured in the book.

Bibliography (Table of Contents)

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List of sources.

Copyright Information (Table of Contents)

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Big Book of Little Criminals
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Small-Time Hoods
  5. 4. That's Where the Money Is
  6. 5. The Man Who Fed Sailors to the Sea
  7. 6. Ernest Booth
  8. 7. Swamp Bandit
  9. 8. The Po8 [The Poet]
  10. 9. The Incredible Survivor
  11. 10. The Savage Caning of Senator Sumner
  12. 11. The Crook Everybody Liked
  13. 12. Robbing Them Blind
  14. 13. The Craziest Verdict Ever
  15. 14. The Mad Bomber
  16. 15. The Littlest Criminal in Alcatraz
  17. 16. Hustlers
  18. 17. Cap Streeter
  19. 18. Society's Golden Bad Boy
  20. 19. Count Victor Lustig
  21. 20. The Maude King Case
  22. 21. Avanna Sherrill
  23. 22. Joseph Weil
  24. 23. Jake "The Barber"
  25. 24. "Honest" John Kelly
  26. 25. Henri LeMoine
  27. 26. A Fisch Story
  28. 27. Forgers, Fakers, and Funny Money
  29. 28. The Man who Stole Arizona
  30. 29. Vanishing Act: A Tale of Disappearing Ink
  31. 30. Han Van Meegeren
  32. 31. The San Quentin Forgers
  33. 32. The Colonial Counterfeiter
  34. 33. The Genuine Counterfeiter
  35. 34. The Man Who Hustled Hitler
  36. 35. The Man Who Almost Bought Portugal
  37. 36. The One-Dollar Counterfeiter
  38. 37. Disorganized Crime
  39. 38. Avenging "Nails" Norton
  40. 39. The Luckiest Mobster
  41. 40. The Richardsons
  42. 41. Locke's Lament
  43. 42. The Pillow Gang
  44. 43. The World's Richest Cop
  45. 44. Gandhi of the Mafia
  46. 45. Noose Ruse
  47. 46. Murder Inc.'s Fastest Killer
  48. 47. New York's Meanest, Ugliest Gangster
  49. 48. The Bedbug
  50. 49. The Chicago Black Sox
  51. 50. The Wild Joker
  52. 51. 300 lb. Hitman
  53. 52. "Pittsburgh" Phil Strauss
  54. 53. The Littlest Little Criminal
  55. 54. Little Women
  56. 55. Ma Barker
  57. 56. The Royal Moll
  58. 57. Indiana's Lady Bluebeard
  59. 58. The Blonde Tigress
  60. 59. She Stole From Everyone
  61. 60. The Machine Gun Moll
  62. 61. The Eternal Adultress
  63. 62. When Harry Met Leona
  64. 63. Heists
  65. 64. The Brink's Job
  66. 65. Britain's Great Train Robbery
  67. 66. A Nice Bank Job
  68. 67. Mona Lisa Mysteries
  69. 68. The Pierre Hotel Heist
  70. 69. The Roundout Heist
  71. 70. The Lufthansa Heist
  72. 71. Airline Hijacker
  73. 72. Biographies
  74. 73. Bibliography
  75. 74. Copyright Information
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