The Resource Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time, Andreas Schroeder, (electronic resource)

Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time, Andreas Schroeder, (electronic resource)

Label
Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time
Title
Scams!
Title remainder
ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time
Statement of responsibility
Andreas Schroeder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features ten stories about fraud and swindling from around the world and throughout time, focusing on such matters as counterfeit operations and forgeries
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schroeder, Andreas
Dewey number
j364.16/3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6691
LC item number
.S339 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
True stories from the edge
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fraud
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraude
  • Escroqueries
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time, Andreas Schroeder, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=4EF377B4-E656-4CF2-B3A0-63B13B4B6B70
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Tasaday: stone-age caveman of the Phillipines -- The great Shakespeare forgery -- War of the worlds: a Martian invasion -- There's a sucker born every minute -- Instant globe-circling, just add water -- Operation Bernhard -- Crazy about books -- La grand Therese steps out -- John Keely's good vibrations -- The imaginary travels of Karl May
Control code
ocn824700156
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (154 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554514694
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824700156
Label
Scams! : ten stories that explore some of the most outrageous swindlers and tricksters of all time, Andreas Schroeder, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=4EF377B4-E656-4CF2-B3A0-63B13B4B6B70
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Tasaday: stone-age caveman of the Phillipines -- The great Shakespeare forgery -- War of the worlds: a Martian invasion -- There's a sucker born every minute -- Instant globe-circling, just add water -- Operation Bernhard -- Crazy about books -- La grand Therese steps out -- John Keely's good vibrations -- The imaginary travels of Karl May
Control code
ocn824700156
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (154 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554514694
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824700156

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