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Allan Pinkerton and His Detective Agency: We Never Sleep


Information for the biography of Allan Pinkerton and the Pinkerton Detective Agency has been derived from many excellent sources.


Axelrod, Alan  The War Between the Spies  NY: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1992.

Boatner III, Mark M.  Civil War Dictionary  NY: Vintage Books/Random House, Inc., 1991.

Doran, James D.  Desperate Men  NY: Doubleday & Co., 1962.

Lavine , Sigmund A.  Allan Pinkerton America's First Private Eye NY: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1963.

Macintyre, Ben  The Napoleon of Crime  NY: Delta Books, 1997.

Nash, Jay Robert Western Lawmen & Outlaws  NY: Da Capo Press, 1994.

Time-Life Books, editors of The Wild West  Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books,

Book (companion to TV miniseries of same name) distributed by Warner Bros.


Pinkerton Corporate Website

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