Moneymakers The Wicked Lives and Surprising Adventures of Three Notorious Counterfeiters (Hardcover)
|Author: Ben Tarnoff|
|In this lively and enthralling tale, Tarnoff chronicles the lives of three colorful counterfeiters who flourished in early America, shedding fresh light on the country''s financial coming of age.|
"Tarnoff...expertly sketches biographical vignettes. [B]ut what elevates MONEYMAKERS from the novelty shelf is Tarnoff's skillful interweaving of the counterfeiter's work and America's revolving enchantment with and disavowal of paper money." - Michael Washburn 01/30/2011
By somehow managing to attract fans of metal, rap, and ...