Bowler Hats and Tommy Guns (Version 2)
How Legends of the Underworld gained their nicknames
by Ina Kuehfuss
A fun little art book about the most (in)famous mafia gangsters of the prohibition time. Each figure has a double spread with a small paragraph about how the gangster acquired their legendary name on one side and a digital illustration on the other.
Take a look into the world of gangsters and other criminals of the roaring 1920s and 30s and discover how some of the most famous of them came to their even more famous nicknames. This book will lead you through the light and the dark sides of a gangster's life.
I am a recent graduate of a Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) and aspire to be an illustrator and designer. Painting, drawing and designing has been an important part of my life for a long time and love doing it. Books are a special affinity of mine and apart from buying way too many, I realized that designing and illustrating stories is so much fun, I want to keep doing it...