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Indulge yourself in the greatest scheme of counterfeiting ever told. This is a true-crime adventure of incredible proportion and intrigue; a federal case that dwarfs the bank accounts of many a millionaire.
You'll live the experience of photographing money, creating printing plates, mixing inks, and counterfeiting $15,000,000.00 while shuffling through the secret pressroom deep inside his tightly-secured Miami home. Cutting, counting and concealing more than a ton of cash can only be done in clever ways... you will be amazed!
Witness the destruction of millions of dollars in multiple firestorms that explode out of control. Experience the panic and chaos as semi-burned money rains down upon his neighborhood. Feel the excitement of burying millions at midnight in the Floridian tropics.
Board the apprehensive flight to Las Vegas, and walk with him through the bustling casinos where handfuls of cash are exchanged without a second glance. Feel the sorrow as the counterfeiter is caught and courtroom drama ensues - followed by a lengthy prison sentence.
Within a sea of shining razor-wire at the federal penitentiary, he is forced to live amongst arms dealers, arsonists, bank robbers, drug lords, embezzlers. smugglers, yacht thieves, and many other criminally minded at "Club Fed."
Contents / Chapters
- A Gangster And A Millionaire
- Let Your Fingers Do The Legwork
- Lights... Camera... Currency
- Getting The Right Paper
- Cutting... Counting... Ageing
- Hidden Treasure In The Floridian Tropics
- Money To Burn... Literally
- The Counterfeit Cashing Tour
- Tragedy Averted
- The Beginning To An End
- Father And Son Strike It Rich
- Courtroom Lies... Truths... Revenge
- "Club Fed"... Your Tax Dollars Spent
- The Counterfeit Millionaire's Legacy
"This book is fascinating! WOW! I read it all in three days. I can't believe what you did... and everything that happened. My God!"
W. Kent Brown, Former D.E.A. Agent
"I read the story in a couple of days. It was great. I think we can get a studio to do the movie. I'd like to show it to a few people. Good job on a truly fascinating story."
David Permut, Producer Face-Off - John Travolta & Nicolas Cage
"Kid, what you did blows me away. I love it. Come sit with us at dinner and tell my paesanos your story. Hey fellas, listen to this!"
Gerry Chilli, convicted Capo of the Bonnano Crime Family... serving time at the Federal Correctional Institution in Miami
"This is a fabulous story. It felt like I was right there printing the money with you. You're a genius! I just couldn't put it down. It was great!"
Joseph Garofalo, Tony Award Nominated Writer
"I read the book until four in the morning, when I had to wake up at six. I laughed... I cried. You wrote it in so much detail. What a compelling story. I really enjoyed it a hundred percent."
Christine Olsen, Heiress to Lassen Art Galleries