Stolen Masterpiece Tracker: The Dangerous Life of the FBI's #1 Art Sleuth

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Barricade Books, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 284 pages
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Legendary FBI undercover agent Thomas McShane is one of the world's foremost authorities on the billion-dollar art theft business, and here he presents a unique memoir that provides a thrilling ride through the underworld of stolen art and historical artifacts. His expertise and indefatigable determination prompted FBI Director William H. Webster to name McShane as the Senior Investigator of the FBI's expanding Art Squad.

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User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

The book feels like I'm sitting in a bar, listening to this FBI agent telling me stories about his glory days. They're good stories. Is it riveting? No. Worth the time to read it? Yes. Learned a few things, too. Read full review

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User Review  - Marianne - Goodreads

An entertaining book. Certainly not great literature, but written as a FBI agent would talk and see things. Read full review

Contents

The Curse of Rembrandts Rabbi Part One l
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The Curse of Rembrandts Rabbi
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A Rubens Pickup in Peekskill
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Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Dary Matera, a veteran non-fiction writer & former book editor & reporter for "The Miami News", is the author of the "New York Times" bestseller, "Are You Lonesome Tonight?", as well as "Get Me Ellis Rubin!", & "Taming the Beast: Charles Manson's Crazed Life Behind Bars", currently in development at HBO. Eight of his books have been optioned for film. He resides in Chandler, Arizona.

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