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Author Hagelberg, Kymberli
Title Wicked Akron [ebook] : tales of rumrunners, mobsters, and other Rubber City rogues / Kymberli Hagelberg
Publisher Charleston, SC : History Press, c2010
Descript 1 online resource (126 p.) : ill
Contents Pt. 1. Early Akron -- Killer fog : plague on the Ohio Canal -- The headless butcher -- The fugitive barber -- Slaughter on Water Street -- The love letter murderer -- Body snatchers of Summit -- Bedlam at the poorhouse -- pt. 2. When Akron roared -- The night Akron burned -- Akron's first godfather -- The bad guys wore white -- The battle of Lake Anna -- The pretty boy who got away -- pt. 3. Villains and rogues, acts of God, folly of men -- Whiskey Dick -- Bill Griffiths -- Doodlebug -- Disorder in the court -- Football flimflam
Subject Crime -- Ohio -- Akron -- History -- Anecdotes
Violence -- Ohio -- Akron -- History -- Anecdotes
Corruption -- Ohio -- Akson -- History -- Anecdotes
Criminals -- Ohio -- Akron -- Biography -- Anecdotes
Rogues and vagabonds -- Ohio -- Akron -- Biography -- Anecdotes
Akron (Ohio) -- History -- Anecdotes
Akron (Ohio) -- Social conditions -- Anecdotes
Akron (Ohio) -- Biography -- Anecdotes
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9781614230625 (electronic bk.)
1614230625 (electronic bk.)

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