The Irresistible Con : The Bizarre Life of a Fraudulent Genius, Paperback

The Irresistible Con : The Bizarre Life of a Fraudulent Genius Paperback


His names were crazy enough - Baron Hajdu, Carl Rodgers, Mr Carl, Michael Karoly. And his jobs - receptionist, hypnotherapist, businessman, rentier, journalist and sex worker.

But he was always careful to cover his tracks, so no-one suspected a thing when in 1971 a curious new figure appeared on the London academic scene.

Her name was Charlotte Bach, and she was a broad-shouldered mammoth of a woman, with a deep voice and a heavy Central European accent.

She was a former lecturer at the University of Budapest, and had a new theory of sex and evolution which was soon being heralded as one of the greatest intellectual advances of the 20th century.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages, ports. (some col.)
  • Publisher: Short Books Ltd
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  • Category: True crime
  • ISBN: 9781904095743



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