America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man Who Pursued Him, and the Age of FlimflamBook - 2008
Charlatan is a remarkably rich historical narrative that tells the forgotten story of Americas most ingenious con man and one mans decades-long battle to bring him to justice. 8-page b&w photo insert.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2008.
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 615.856 BRINKLEY
Characteristics: 324 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
From Library Staff
"Tells the story of the little-known Dr. John Brinkley and his unquenchable thirst for fame and fortune and Morris Fishbein, a quackbuster extraordinaire who relentlessly pursued the greatest charlatan of the 1920s and 1930s." --Novelist