The Four Hundred Author:Stephen Sheppard ENGLAND LOOTED THE WORLD. THEN THEY LOOTED ENGLAND. — The year is 1872. The scene is London, the heart of the greatest empire the world has ever known. Four Americans have just arrived with a bold plan for joining the Four Hundred, the elite handful of the fabulously rich who want for absolutely nothing. — They are gentlemen. They are bandits. And... more » like all Americans, they are ambitious. They are about to begin an undertaking fully as complicated, as adventurous, and as magnificent as the Panama Canal, the Brooklyn Bridge, or any of the legendary feats of their era.
They are about to rip off the respectable, elegant and "impregnable" Bank of England... and you are invited to join them for a "sting" that will make you feel like a million!« less