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The Resource Duped! : true stories of the world's best swindlers, Andreas Schroeder ; illustrations by Rémy Simard

Duped! : true stories of the world's best swindlers, Andreas Schroeder ; illustrations by Rémy Simard

Label
Duped! : true stories of the world's best swindlers
Title
Duped!
Title remainder
true stories of the world's best swindlers
Statement of responsibility
Andreas Schroeder ; illustrations by Rémy Simard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides details of some of the biggest swindles in history, illustrated with comic-style illustrations, including the "War of the Worlds" broadcast, the discovery of two supposedly new Shakespeare plays, and the discovery of a tribe of Stone Age cave-dwellers in the Philippines
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schroeder, Andreas
Dewey number
j364.16/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6691
LC item number
.S35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Simard, Rémy
Series statement
It actually happened
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
  • Hoaxes
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
  • Hoaxes
  • Escroqueries
  • Fraude
  • Canulars
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Fraud
  • Hoaxes
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
  • Impostors and imposture
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Duped! : true stories of the world's best swindlers, Andreas Schroeder ; illustrations by Rémy Simard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book is the first in the It actually happened series"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Too good to be true? -- The Tasaday: Stone Age cave dwellers of the Philippines -- The great Shakespeare forgery -- War of the worlds: a Martian invasion-- The Prince of Humbug -- Instant globe circling-just add water -- Operation Bernhard -- La Grande Th́erèse steps out -- Good vibrations
Control code
795566258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (157 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554514083
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781554513505
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
954d086f-115d-4f63-a9d3-5ea61e744bdb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795566258
Label
Duped! : true stories of the world's best swindlers, Andreas Schroeder ; illustrations by Rémy Simard
Publication
Note
"This book is the first in the It actually happened series"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Too good to be true? -- The Tasaday: Stone Age cave dwellers of the Philippines -- The great Shakespeare forgery -- War of the worlds: a Martian invasion-- The Prince of Humbug -- Instant globe circling-just add water -- Operation Bernhard -- La Grande Th́erèse steps out -- Good vibrations
Control code
795566258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (157 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554514083
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781554513505
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
954d086f-115d-4f63-a9d3-5ea61e744bdb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795566258

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