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The Art of Making Money

The Story of a Master Counterfeiter

by Jason Kersten

Hardcover, 292 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26 |

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The Story of a Master Counterfeiter
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The true story of Art Williams, a gifted counterfeiter who created a nearly indistinguishable copy of what was thought to be the most secure hundred-dollar bill ever created, and printed millions of the fake bills for criminals and spending sprees.

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