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The Pinkertons

James D. Horan

The Pinkertons

the detective dynasty that made history

by James D. Horan

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pinkerton"s National Detective Agency.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James D. Horan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8087.P75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,564p. :
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17177655M
    ISBN 100709116802


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the core business was and still is security. this company history includes the basic 3/5(1). The Pinkertons (a Titles & Air Dates Guide) Last updated: Tue, 5 May In the aftermath of the American Civil War, the nation's first female detective opens an office in Kansas City for the Pinkertons, a father and sons who are in the process of creating a world-famous crime-solving agency by mixing traditional tactics with undercover.

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When asked to fetch the newspaper, he destroys it. Pinkerton's desperate owner sends him to obedience school, but. The Pinkertons tackle their first cold case after a skeleton turns up on the outskirts of Kansas City. When the search for a suspect leads them to Logan's doorstep, Will and Kate must face the possibility that the Sheriff is a killer.

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Paul O'Hara is an associate professor at Xavier University and he also the author of Gary: The Most American of All American Cities. Allan Pinkerton is the author of a book ‘Spy of The Rebellion’ which was released in This book which was based on Allan’s real-life experiences as a detective has been the subject of many controversies.

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Hattie Lawton was a young Pinkerton detective who with her partner, Timothy Webster, spied for the U.S. Secret Service during the Civil War. Working in Richmond, the two posed as husband and wife. A dazzling blonde from New York and a handsome Englishman, both with checkered pasts, they were matched in charm, cunning, duplicity.

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. The Pinkertons: The Detective Dynasty That Made History. James D. Horan. Crown Pubs. hardcover no dust jacket, boards bumped/scuffed, tight binding, text clean very good condition, solid copy Seller Inventory # ABE More information about this seller | Contact this.

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Blair plays Will Pinkerton, son of Allan Pinkerton, the founder of the Pinkerton Detective Agency and MacIsaac plays Kate Warne, the first female detective in America, who partners up with Will.

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To many, the name Pinkerton is indelibly associated with the agency's former role in supplying anti-labor goons and infiltrators during such bitter disputes as the Homestead Strike of In the interest of telling a good detective story, Cook minimizes this aspect of the Pinkertons' work, dealing at length only with James McParland's infiltration of the controversial Molly Maguires.

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