Knockoff
  • Author : Tim Phillips
  • Release Date : 03 March 2007
  • Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
  • Genre : True Crime
  • Pages : 260
  • ISBN 13 : 0749449411
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Based on interviews with victims, investigators, and the people who sell counterfeits, "Knockoff" reveals the link between what we see as innocent fakes and organized crime.

Knockoff

Knockoff

Author : Tim Phillips
Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
Genre : True Crime
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