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text Fakers : an insider's guide to cons, hoaxes, and scams

Summary

Offers an overview of some of the funniest, weirdest, and most influential cons, scams, and deceptions in history, looking at how the fakers do it, why people can be so easy to fool, and how readers can avoid becoming a sucker.

Contents
Introduction: a tale as old as time -- Conjurers and con artists: short cons -- Just trust me: long cons -- Step right up!: carnivals and the prince of humbug -- Mysterious minds: spoon benders and psychics -- Who are you?: impostors -- I want to ... Read more
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Description
xi,164 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Publisher
Charlesbridge 2018

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TADL-WOOD J 364.16 WOO in Juvenile Nonfiction Available
TADL-IPL J 364.16 Wood 2018 in Juvenile Available

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