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How Four Americans Robbed The Bank Of England

Paul Brown | Longreads | 8th June 2020

Robbing the Bank Of England was easier than you might think, at least in the late 19th century. “The plan involved the forgery of bills of exchange, which are commercial checks promising payment after a certain date. New York banks required these bills to be authenticated…

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