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Uncle Al Capone The Untold Story from Inside His Family Ublished family photos of Al Capone and surprising revelations about the man behind the notorious legend this book tells the untold story from within the family Learn the truth about the St Valentine's Day Massacre Learn about Al Capone's role in the This was so awful This book clearly did not have an editor The writing was bad it was like stream of consciousness that was never looked over again there were tons of typos and it was not even engaging I was not convinced at all by the authors inside info and stunning revelations and mostly it felt like a great idea of a book that fell horribly horribly flat

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A stunning memoir by the last living Capone Deirdre Marie Capone offers the portrait of an American family and her favorite Uncle endlessly depicted as the iconic mastermind behind some of the century s most brutal killings Filled with never before p Ah the roaring 20's A time of drink jazz and endless rebellion No mere prohibition amendment could deprive folks of their pleasures At the head of this rebellion was none other than the notorious gangsterbusinessman Al Capone Deidre Capone the author and great niece of public enemy number 1 does well to humanize the demonized character known as Scarface without deifying him However throughout the book you can’t help but cogitate how bias her account may be She is after all a Capone Nevertheless we must be cognizant of the fact that there is no man either good or bad Circumstance plays a major role in paving our paths And so the story unravels The law of prohibition the banning of liuor was ignored by the majority of the citizenry Was it wrong for one to capitalize on this demand for liuor? As a businessman Capone makes a compelling case as to who is to blame the buyer or the seller? This book does well to shed light on the uestion was Al Capone the villain the media has painted him to be or simply an Italian businessman chasing the American Dream or as many now call it the Horatio Alger myth The author then goes on to recount losing her friends jobs and other opportunities once people learned she was related to infamous gang leader Al Capone Nonetheless she lived to tell her tale and her circumstance shaped her into the woman she is today I believe that this book was an outlet for her to present her truth to the world It’s a story about perseverance rebellion forgiveness and kinship This memoir is a must read because it brings a fresh perspective to the other Al Capone biographies and clears up many misconceptions made by biographers journalist and the media If you want to learn some revealing truths about the man the myth read Uncle Capone

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Uncle Al Capone mobi Å The Untold Story from Inside His Family ↠ A stunning memoir by the last living Capone Deirdre Marie Capone offers the portrait of an American family and her favorite Uncle endlessly depicted as the iconic mastermind behind some of the century s most brutal killings Filled with never beforeOnly successful escape from Alcatraz Even get the family recipes for Al Capone's favorite meals But most importantly learn about what family life was like for the Capones and what it was like growing up in Chicago with the most notorious of last nam I am giving this book a low rating because it makes incredible claims based on flimsy source material The success claim of the Roe and Cole escape is based on a letter from an inmateand that's it? I'm willing to consider an alternative view of the St Valentine's Day Massacre but some of the other claims especially the Alcatraz parts seem too far fetched When a family member makes these claims we scrutinize them harshly because of the bias but there doesn't seem to be any great source material That doesn't mean they are not true but it's not enough for me to discount other evidence about his life