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Scams & cons : a true crime collection : manipulative masterminds, serial swindlers, and crafty con artists  Cover Image Book Book

Scams & cons : a true crime collection : manipulative masterminds, serial swindlers, and crafty con artists / Madison Salters.

Salters, Madison, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781646044627
  • ISBN: 1646044622
  • Physical Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Ulysses Press, [2023]

Content descriptions

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Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Alicia Esteve Head -- Anna Vadimovna Sorokin -- John Edward Robinson -- Robert Hendy-Freegard -- Issei Sagawa -- Simon Leviev -- James Hogue -- Elizabeth Holmes (Theranos) -- (Dis)honorable mentions list.
Summary, etc.:
"Discover infamous con artists and stories of scammers. From mystifying deceptions to shocking frauds, Scams and cons : a true crime collection features gritty, investigative fact-finding, salacious stories, and actual testimonies surrounding some of the world's most famous criminal grifters ... Plus, a bonus trivia chapter contains a variety of fascinating tidbits on other remarkable swindlers in history. "--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Fraud > Popular works.
Impostors and imposture.
Swindlers and swindling.
Genre: True crime stories.
Biographies.

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