How to Steal the Mona Lisa: And Six Other World-Famous Treasures
How To Steal The Mona Lisa offers a blueprint for the craft of high-stakes thievery. The author meticulously describes 7 heists for 7 world-famous items: the Hope Diamond, the Mona Lisa, the Archaeopteryx Lithographica, Rodin's Thinker, King Tut's golden death mask, the Crown Jewels and the Codex Leicester. The reader will find all the information needed in this book to acquire equipment, recruit partners, strategize the perfect crime and discreetly sell off stolen national treasures. This funny gift book also features previous failed attempts to steal them.
Advance praise for How to Steal the Mona Lisa: "In one sense"Mona Lisa"is long-form, silly comedy. In another it s a considered, clear series of attacks on convention and the concept of value. ...a work of sublime absurdity."--Library Journal The perfect book for someone looking to pull off that seemingly impossible heist! The reconnaissance for seven world famous artifacts has been done for you, but the skills you will learn can be utilized in any high value caper. If the riches you will gain aren t enough, the laughs you have along the way are going to be priceless. --Domenick Dicce, author of "YOU RE A VAMPIRE: THAT SUCKS! (A SURVIVAL GUIDE)" "An inspiring read." --Jeff Johnson, author of "LUCKY SUPREME""