By William Griffith
Featuring the main interesting tales from the early days, while loosely-organized, tremendously secretive gangs terrorized neighborhoods with names like Little Hell, during the mob’s headiest years, whilst Al Capone and his males pretty much managed town, American Mafia: Chicago offers tantalizing glimpses into the period whilst Chicago used to be governed via gangs with their ever-twisting allegiances and tangled webs of relationships.
Most of the constructions are long past now.
But the tales are nonetheless there, when you recognize the place to look.
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