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Author Wilson, R. Paul.

Title The art of the con : how to think like a real hustler and avoid being scammed / R. Paul Wilson ; foreword by Frank Abagnale Jr.

Publication Info. Guilford, CT : Lyons Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    613.6 WIL    Available
Description x, 357 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes index.
Summary "A sucker is still born every minute. In this modern and interconnected world, con-men are lurking everywhere, and it's never been easier for them to dupe us, take from us, and infiltrate our lives. R. Paul Wilson is a con-man who works for the other side--our side. He has spent a lifetime learning, performing, studying, and teaching about the ins and outs of the con world in order to open our eyes to the dangers lurking around us-- and to show us how not to get taken. Paul has never made a living as a con man, profiting off of marks. Instead he has used his expertise to help people avoid cons"--Dust jacket.
Subject Swindlers and swindling.
Fraud -- Prevention.
ISBN 9781493000609 (hardback)
1493000608 (hardback)

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