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Notorious Ontario
Outlaws, Criminals and Gangsters
by Maria Da Silva and Andrew Hind
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Notorious Ontario is a rogue’s gallery of villains and miscreants, narrating the troubled lives and lawless misdeeds of criminals from Lake Superior and Muskoka to the depths of Depression-era Toronto. Ontario has had its share of colourful lawbreakers to bedevil police:
• Joseph, Mohawk, Louis and Antoine Moses terrorized communities on the remote, wild north shore of Lake Superior, stealing and murdering for more than a decade in the late 1800s
• The most successful bank robbers in American history were the Texas-born Newton Brothers, and in 1922, they brought their criminal skills to Canada—blowing up bank vaults and running circles around the RCMP and OPP
• In 1890, American scoundrel Arthur Hoyt Day, tired of his wife, lured her to the Canadian side of Niagara Falls and pushed her over a cliff into the Niagara Gorge

Price: Canada $18.95    U.S.A. $18.95
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 978-1-926695-22-8
Page Count: 240
Dimensions: 5.25" x 8.25"