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1) forgery, in criminal law. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The crime may be committed even though the fraudulent scheme fails. The forgery of government obligations-e.g., money, bonds, postage stamps-constitutes the separate...

2) forgery, in art. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The Nature of ForgeryBecause the provenance of works of art is seldom clear and because their origin is often judged by means of subtle factors, art forgery has always...

3) Phalaris. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Phalaris, (falīris) (KEY) , c.570-c.554 B.C., tyrant of Agrigentum, Sicily, notorious for his cruelties. He burned his victims alive in a brazen bull (making his...

4) Tanaka, Giichi. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Japanese statesman and general. He is famous as the alleged author of the so-called Tanaka Memorial (1927), purporting to set forth Japan's plans for foreign conquest....

5) counterfeiting. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...There must be sufficient resemblance to the genuine article to deceive a person using ordinary caution. The offense may be regarded as a special variety of forgery....

6) Bentley, Richard. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...English critic and philologist. Generally considered the greatest of English classical scholars, he was largely responsible for raising standards of textual criticism...

7) Secret Service, United States. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Secret Service, United States, law enforcement division of the Dept. of the Treasury. It was established in 1865 to investigate and prevent counterfeiting of currency....

8) Picquart, Georges. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Captain Dreyfus (see Dreyfus Affair) had probably been the work of Ferdinand Walsin Esterhazy. Higher officials warned Picquart to conceal his discovery; he persisted...

9) Shipton, Mother. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...She was first mentioned in an anonymous pamphlet, published in 1641, which described her as having prophesied various events of the reign of Henry VIII and later....

10) Wainewright, Thomas Griffiths. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...English art critic and criminal. He contributed essays on the arts to the London Magazine under the pseudonyms Egomet Bonmot and Janus Weathercock, exhibited several...

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