Duped! True Stories of the World's Best Swindlers
9 tales of famous scams
each includes illustrations and a few graphic novel styled pages
covers the main players, how the scam played out, motives, why it was successful, how it ended and what happened to the schemers and victims after.
Includes quick fact boxes with interesting information about the time, country, inventions, etc. related to the scam
If this interests you, have a look at Schroeder and Simard's next collaboration Robbers! In the same style, this outing examines real life stories of thievery and mayhem.