If movies teach us anything, it's that art theft involves glitz, glamour, and above all else, sophistication. Movies lie! In reality, art robberies often involve people who don't know anything about the art they are stealing. This book looks at fifteen of the most fascinating and notorious art robberies. Prepared to be amazed at how shockingly idiotic some of them were!... museum when it closed at 5 p.m. and came out around 3 a.m. The pistol wielding crooks forced the guards to shut off the alarm systems. ... stuffed themin garment bags, and drove off in a Volkswagen Passat. Police foundthe Passat with the bagsand the paintings stillinitat 5:23 a.m. Incredibly, the paintings werenot coveredanbsp;...
|Title||:||How to Steal a Million|
|Publisher||:||Absolute Crime - 2013-10-10|