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Conmen, Hoaxers, Scams & Schemes
Who they said they were, what they said they were doing, what they were *really* doing, how they got caught, and sometimes, how they didn't.    Print this list Print this list
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Cover Art: Catch me if you can : the amazing true story of the most extraordinary liar in t
Catch me if you can : the amazing true story of the most extraordinary liar in t
Abagnale, Frank W., 1948-
Adult Nonfiction Book 364.163 A
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Cover Art: The art of the heist : confessions of a master art thief, rock-and-roller, and p
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Cover Art: Ponzi : the incredible true story of the king of financial cons /
Ponzi : the incredible true story of the king of financial cons
Dunn, Donald H.
Adult Nonfiction Book HV6698.Z9 P53 2004
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Cover Art: A treasury of deception : liars, misleaders, hoodwinkers, and the extraordinary
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Cover Art: Jay's journal of anomalies : conjurers, cheats, hustlers, hoaxsters, pranksters,
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Cover Art: How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade
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Cover Art: God wants you to roll : the $21 million
God wants you to roll : the $21 million
Phillips, John, 1952 Nov. 7-
Adult Nonfiction Book 364.163 P
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Cover Art: The modern con man : how to get something for nothing /
The modern con man : how to get something for nothing
Robbins, Todd
Adult Nonfiction Book 793.8 R
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Cover Art: Ballad of the whiskey robber : a true story of bank heists, ice hockey, Transylv
Ballad of the whiskey robber : a true story of bank heists, ice hockey, Transylv
Rubinstein, Julian.
Adult Nonfiction Book 364.1552 R
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Cover Art: The runner : a true account of the amazing lies and fantastical adventures of th
The runner : a true account of the amazing lies and fantastical adventures of th
Samuels, David, 1967 Mar. 3-
Adult Nonfiction Book 921 H68
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Cover Art: Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tric
Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tric
Schroeder, Andreas, 1946-
Children's Nonfiction Book364.163 S
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Cover Art: The man in the Rockefeller suit : the astonishing rise and spectacular fall of a
The man in the Rockefeller suit : the astonishing rise and spectacular fall of a
Seal, Mark, 1953-
Adult Nonfiction Book 364.1633 S 2011
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Cover Art: Hoaxers & hustlers /
Hoaxers & hustlers
Streissguth, Thomas, 1958-
Adult Nonfiction Book HV6695.S73 1994
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Cover Art: Priceless : how I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasures /
Priceless : how I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasures
Wittman, Robert K.
Adult Nonfiction Book 364.16287 W 2010b
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On Nov 1, 2010 at 10:50, Kim B. wrote:
Nice list! Another good one is Flim-Flam Man by Jennifer Vogel (set in Minnesota, too).
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