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Scoundrels & Scalawags: 51 Stories of the Most Fascinating Characters of Hoax and Fraud

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Reader's Digest Scoundrels & Scalawags is 51 Stories of the Most Fascinating Characters of Hoax & Fraud, includes Piped Piper of Boston, a Case of Salted gems, He Stole a Billion, Man with Green Magic, Miracle Ink Swindle, etc
Hardcover, 640 pages
Published 1968 by Reader's Digest
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Marikram
Feb 10, 2013 Marikram rated it it was amazing
nice stories. the book was bought by my dad when i was a kid. i read it during my high school days...i want to read the stories again..
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It is a good anthology of newspaper and magazine articles on the subjects of impostors, swindlers, confidence men (and women), hoaxers, and frauds.
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Thanks to reader's digest for compiling such appalling and intriguing short stories of true accounts..
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