Notorious Kansas Bank Heists: Gunslingers to Gangsters by Rod Beemer brings to light the true history of bank robberies that plagued Kansas from the Civil War to World War II. This captivating story unfolds as the result of extensive research documented in thorough endnotes. Woven throughout the engaging narrative are excerpts taken from contemporary newspaper articles and witness accounts of the times. People, places, guns, and getaway cars are visually depicted by period images and illustrations, original author photography, and exclusive, commissioned artwork. So settle in, buckle up, and take an exhilarating trip through the wild landscape of this particular criminal element in Kansas history.