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The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight

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The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight

The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight
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Author Jimmy Breslin
Country United States
Language English
Genre Novel
Publisher Viking Press
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Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 249 pp

The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight is a 1969 novel written by Jimmy Breslin. It is a roman à clef based on the life of Joey Gallo, and was adapted into a 1971 film directed by James Goldstone, which has its own WorldHeritage entry.

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