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How was Capone Really Caught?

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The author of Opening Day uses newly released sources to map out the criminal investigation of the infamous Al Capone. In Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster by Jonathan Eig, Capone's rise during Prohibition is documented as well as the legal strategy that enabled his prosecution and the possibility that he was innocent of the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Government docs and wiretaps--how was Capone really caught? Suggested for true crime and Prohibition history buffs.

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