How did the Tommy gun, advertised as “On the Side of Law and Order,” become the weapon of choice for terrorists, gangsters, and bank robbers during the 1920s and ’30s? Bibliography. Source notes. Index. Black-and-white photographs, documents, and maps.
Tommy: The Gun That Changed AmericaBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781626720848 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Roaring Brook Page Count: 240 Trim Size: 6" x 9" Dewey Classification: 683.4 Accelerated Reader: Level: 8.3, Points: 6 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 11.7, Points: 10 Lexile: Level: 1180L Awards & Honors: Booklist Best Young Adult Books of 2015
Booklist Editor’s Choice 2015, Nonfiction, Older Readers
New York Public Library Best Books for Teens 2015
Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2015, Nonfiction
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2015, Informational Books for Older Readers
2016 CCBC Choices–Historical People, Places, and Events
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Young Adult Nonfiction
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