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Hoaxes And Scams - Carl Sifakis


This book provides a set of money-making schemes and detailed practical jokes from around the world. There are more than 1000 entries, fully indexed, cross-referenced and laid out in an A-Z system. This book also has the details of the origins and methods of numerous classic scams - from the age-old shell competition to cash machine swindles of at present - and gives a biographical information on a range of shaded characters. Topics include the imaginary skull of "Piltdown Man" which was regarded as the lost link for a invention before it was proved to be an complicated hoax and "Dr" John Brinkley who became a millionaire with his quack.


Carl Sifakis is a free-lance writer who has written nearly a dozen popular reference books as well as Encyclopedia of American Crime. He currently lives in New York. is dedicated to all the hardworking people who have been scammed by the spammer or 419 scam frauds. Although our site concentrates on providing awareness of Nigerian 419 spam (scam), scam baiting, advance fee fraud, scam phising, also we deal with other types of fraud such as letter spam, e-mail scam, lottery spam as well. You can go through our scam baiting tips, it is just amazing way to deal with the spammer or scammer.

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