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The man in the rockefeller suit [electronic resource]. Mark Seal.

Seal, Mark. (Author). Singer, Erik. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781101978146 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (11 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Audio, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Erik Singer.
Summary, etc.: A real-life Talented Mr. Ripley, the unbelievable thirty-year run of a shape-shifting con man. The story of Clark Rockefeller is a stranger-than-fiction twist on the classic American success story of the self-made man-because Clark Rockefeller was totally made up. The career con man who convincingly passed himself off as Rockefeller was born in a small village in Germany. At seventeen, obsessed with getting to America, he flew into the country on dubious student visa documents and his journey of deception began. Over the next thirty years, boldly assuming a series of false identities, he moved up the social ladder through exclusive enclaves on both coasts-culminating in a stunning twelve-year marriage to a rising star businesswoman with a Harvard MBA who believed she'd wed a Rockefeller. The imposter charmed his way into exclusive clubs and financial institutions-working on Wall Street, showing off an extraordinary art collection-until his marriage ended and he was arrested for...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 296659 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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