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THE CHASLES VRAIN-LUCAS SCAM PART 1

SOMETIMES PASSIONATE highly intelligent people are the easiest marks. Or so it seemed with 19th-century French mathematician Michel Chasles. Chasles had a passion for collecting antiquarian ephemera; fellow Frenchman Denis … Continue reading

October 6, 2018 · 1 Comment