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Bookworm Plays Crucial Role in Map Theft Case.

November 22, 2008


Farhad Hakimzadeh, the 60-year-old Harvard educated businessman convicted of stealing pages from British Library books, has had his sentencing postponed until January 16, 2009. Over nearly a decade, the millionaire publisher and intellectual defaced books in the private reading room in the British and Bodleian Libraries. He would cut pages out with a razor, and […]