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Nadir Adilov

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Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne


During WWII, prisoners at the Sachsenhausen concentration camp were tasked with producing high quality counterfeit British and American currency. The plan was to produce a huge quantity of notes that would be released into the respective economies in an attempt to undermine the Allied war effort. Meanwhile, the British had similar plans for the Reichsmark.

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