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Author Tarnoff, Ben.

Title Moneymakers : the wicked lives and surprising adventures of three notorious counterfeiters / Ben Tarnoff.

Imprint New York : Penguin Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    364.1334 TAR    Available
Description 369 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-351) and index.
Summary Recounts how three of America's most successful counterfeiters, Owen Sullivan (worked 1720-1756), David Lewis (worked 1788-1820), and Samuel Upham (worked 1819-1885), each cunningly manipulated the political and economic realities of his day.
Subject Lewis, David, 1790-1820.
Upham, Samuel.
Sullivan, Owen, -1756.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting -- United States -- Case studies.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting -- United States -- History.
Added Title Money makers
ISBN 9781594202872 (hc.)
1594202877 (hc.)

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