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Robbers!: True Stories of the Worlds Most Notorious Thieves Andreas Schroeder

Robbers!: True Stories of the Worlds Most Notorious Thieves

Andreas Schroeder

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ISBN : 9781554514410
Hardcover
166 pages
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Eight thrilling stories uncover some of the most daring heists in history. Heres what reviewers said about Duped! the first book in the series:A solid yet playful tour of the hucksters world.--Kirkus ReviewsDetermined to beat the odds,MoreEight thrilling stories uncover some of the most daring heists in history. Heres what reviewers said about Duped! the first book in the series:A solid yet playful tour of the hucksters world.--Kirkus ReviewsDetermined to beat the odds, professional thieves spend their lives figuring out ingenious ways to steal other peoples possessions. In Robbers! youll uncover the dirt on eight cunning master thieves, including: Master-of-disguise Willie Sutton, who robbed banks in costume D. B. Cooper, who hijacked a plane, demanded $200,000, and parachuted to safety Londons Great Train Robbers, who held up a moving train to pull off one of the largest ever hauls of banknotesEach story offers a glimpse into the high-octane underworld of the boldest of robbers. The writers fascination with criminal masterminds and the illustrators action-packed graphic depictions of real-life thievery make this a compelling read for fans of mischief, mayhem, and bad guys on the run.