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The Pinks

The First Detectives, Operatives, and Spies with the Pinkerton National Detective Agency

The Pinks( )
Author: Enss, Chris
Publication Date:Jul 2017
Publisher:Globe Pequot Press, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.95
Book Description:

Most students of the Old West and American law enforcement history know the story of the notorious and ruthless Pinkerton Detective Agency and the legends behind their role in establishing the Secret Service and tangling with Old West Outlaws. But the true story of Kate Warne, an operative of the Pinkerton Agency and the first woman detective in America--and the stories of the other women who served their country as part of the storied crew of crime fighters--are not well known. For...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Women
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.86 x 9.03 x 0.57 Inches
Book Weight:0.63 Pounds
Author Biography
Enss, Chris (Author)
Chris Enss is an American author and screenwriter. She has written more than 20 books on the subject of women in the Old West, and has collaborated with producer Howard Kazanjian on four books, including two about Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Enss's works include: Object Matrimony -- The Risky Business of Mail-Order Matchmaking on the Western Frontier; Love Lessons from the Old West; Frontier Teachers; How the West was Worn; Love Untamed; and Pistol Packin' Madams.


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