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Topic - John Dillinger
Barney Rosset was a publisher, not an author, and struggled for decades to write the story of his brave and wild life. But few over the past 60 years had so profound an impact on the way we read today.
A look at the some of the most wanted men and women in history.
One of the better moments in George Bernard Shaw's "The Devil's Disciple," a minor comedy set in Revolutionary America, occurs when a baffled Blimp by the name of Major Swindon, appalled by the prospect of imminent British defeat at Saratoga, asks the suave but outmaneuvered British Gen. John Burgoyne a question: "What will history say?"
Entrepreneurs are printing surveillance shots of his wrinkled face on T-shirts, thousands of people "like" him on Facebook, and many are wishing him continued success at evading the law.
"By the time I was a sophomore in college, second year at UCLA, I had reports that government agents had entered my apartment and took books and that they followed my mail and who I sent things to," he said.