Announcing a new Meetup for The Northwest Chicago History Meetup Group!What
: Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted GangsterWhen
: Wednesday, October 13,[masked]:30 PMWhere
: Austin Irving Library
6100 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60634
Please join us as we welcome acclaimed journalist and best-selling author Jonathan Eig discuss his book "Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster"
. Based on never-before-seen government documents and newly discovered letters written by Al Capone himself, Get Capone presents America's greatest gangster as you've never seen him.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing after the program.About the Author:
Jonathan Eig is the author of two widely hailed New York Times best sellers: Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig, and Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson?s First Season. He has appeared on NBC?s Today Show, CNN, and NPR, and lectures around the country. He lives in Chicago with his wife and children.
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