Jeffery Gusfield

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General Information

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Name: Jeffery Gusfield

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, History

Born: 1948 in Peoria, Illinois


Website: www.deadlyvalentines.com/

Email: captbrain@aol.com


Illinois Connection

Gusfield is a native Chicagoan. He has a MLS from Lake Forest College.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jeffrey Gusfield has a BFA from Drake University. It was there that he learned history was the best theater. He has been researching Vincent Gebardi and Louise Rolfe for over forty years. Jeff is considered a "gangsterologist," a new term for historians specializing in the American Prohibition and Depression Era gangsters and outlaws. This term was coined by the late, great crime expert, Rick Mattix. Prior to his writing career, Gusfield was a fine art dealer for 35 years.

Published Works

  • Deadly Valentines: The Story of Capone's Henchman "Machine Gun" Jack McGurn and Louise Rolfe, His Blonde Alibi , Chicago Review Press, 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Deadly Valentines: The Story of Capone's Henchman "Machine Gun" Jack McGurn and Louise Rolfe, His Blonde Alibi

ISBN: 1613740921
Release Date: 2012-04-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Jeffery Gusfield on WorldCat

Jeffery Gusfield on Amazon

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