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Con Artistry: How to Spot and Deal with a Con Artist to Avoid the Different Types of Scams by Instafo & Edwin Piers
Series: Instafo. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 1 review)
Personal question - have you ever been taken advantage of by someone, or a scheme? Of course you have! We all have. How did it feel? Miserable? Awkward? Embarrassing? To put it bluntly, being conned sucks - whether that is in money, friendship, relationships, trust, or even time. Learn "Con Artistry" to beat the con artists at their own games and never fall victim to their crimes, cons, and scams.
Orson Welles War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast October 30, 1938 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Columnist Dorothy Thompson believed Orson Welles deserved the Congressional Medal for his War of the Worlds broadcast. She believed this because the fear and panic produced prompted an awareness of the power of demagoguery to influence masses of people. Broadcast on Halloween Eve in 1938 it happened during an era when Hitler and Mussolini threatened world peace. The story made headlines for days.
The Gift of Fear | Summary by InstantRead Summaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Gavin de Becker is the author of The Gift of Fear. This is a self-help book which deals with understanding how to be safe in situations where there is a potential for violence. The teachings which are conveyed in this book can be applied to a wide range of environments. The primary problem with violence is that when it happens it is common for victims to be caught by surprise by the violent acts.
Framed by Tim Schoonard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,960. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
With the suspense of a detective novel, FRAMED shares victim-author Tim Schoonard’s incredible true story; chronicling the events surrounding his 2010 arrest and criminal prosecution in Keweenaw County, after he was framed for extortion by Ukrainian Catholic Church officials in what was revealed to be an elaborate attempt to cover up misconduct complaints against one of their clergy.
Be A Human Lie Detector : Detect Covert Communications of Persuaders, Seducers and Other Manipulators! by Nicky Westen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by JNR Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Detect High-Level, Covert Communications of Persuaders, Seducers and Other Manipulators! This book will go over the many ways people lie and what the investigator or questioner need to understand in order to better be able to obtain information in this very different world of the 21st century. This book also covers deceptions in the context of romantic relationships. To help you determine if y
Rooftop Horror by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The mysterious 2013 death in Los Angeles of the Chinese Canadian female, Elisa Lam, is revisited in this 1500-word short story. Possible theories are floated (and sunk). Another one in the Psecret Psociety pshort pstory pseries.
Mike and I and the Great Adventure by Samuel David
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
In 1968 the Love Generation is centered in San Francisco. Two boys who go there as runaways spend over the next 45 days almost a quarter of a million dollars in todays money. They got away with it.
Project 701: Reactivated by Greg Hildebrandt, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
“If Jack Reacher had an older brother, this would be the guy!” A Burgess What would you do if you found out who killed JFK? US Air Force Special Agent Greg Jones is faced with this question and his decision to expose the truth forces him onto a roller coaster ride of gun fights, car chases and deceit as he also happens to uncover the other greatest mystery of all time, ‘we are not alone.’
Wrongly Convicted by Jennifer Davies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
We all have a fear of being accused of something we didn’t do and being punished accordingly. When this happens the injustice can be infuriating, but usually the situation can be resolved quickly and peacefully. Sometimes, however, this occurs on such an unfathomably huge scale that it results in our freedom being taken away from us.
Lying Through His Teeth by Billy Zeta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Jack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Stories of True and Successful Gambling Stings, Scams and Outsmarting the System. Reads like fiction-Beat the Casino; Chuck Berry, the Greatest Horse; The Poker Game; The Bakerville Run; Vegas, The Man!; Pete Chaser *** Did Yusef make his quarter of a million? Oh no. He never made a quarter of a million at all. The fact of the matter is that he made much more. The horse, on which he wanted to bet.
Ever Considered Modeling? A Scam Story by M.P. Capellan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
Convinced by the praise she received from family and strangers, a young woman decides to attend model castings to test her luck. One of them leads to what she believes could be her big break, but what she encounters instead is a fraudulent scheme. This a story of deception, crushed dreams, shameless crooks -- and a lesson to be learned.
Как не дать себя обмануть by Олег Ошкадеров
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: Russian. Published: January 15, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
В этой книге дано описание 50-ти способов обмана и мошенничества. Для каждого из них дается полезный совет, как не дать себя обмануть.
The Masque of William Shakespeare by Don Satalic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
William Shakespeare was caught up in a real-life drama of espionage, false identities, and finally murder. The victim was Christopher Marlowe, Shakespeare's one and only rival. Follow the author as he presents the bizarre facts surrounding the world's greatest writer.