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A Treasury of Deception by Michael Farquhar
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Mar 11, 12

bookshelves: non-fiction
Read from March 09 to 10, 2012

Exactly what it says on the cover. I think the book would have benefited from a tighter focus, or an overall arc. Instead, it bounces between a variety of lies, scams, hoaxes, and tricks without any dramatic pressure or overarching ideas.

Entertaining, but shallow.

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