The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis

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Offers a story of the men who made millions from global economic meltdown. This book focuses on the misfits, renegades and visionaries who saw that the biggest credit bubble of all time was about to burst, bet against the banking system - and made a killing.

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From the author of Liar's Poker, Michael Lewis's international bestseller The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine is the extraordinary true story of the men who made millions from global economic meltdown. From the jungles of the trading floor to the casinos of Las Vegas, The Big Short tells the outrageous story of the misfits, renegades and visionaries who saw that the biggest credit bubble of all time was about to burst, bet against the banking system - and made a killing. "In the hands of Michael Lewis, anything is possible...if you want to know how a nation lost its financial mind - and have a good laugh finding out - this is the book to read." (Sunday Times). "Magnificent...a perfect storm of brilliant writer meeting big subject." (Guardian). "A triumph...riveting...The Big Short reads like a thriller." (The Times). "A terrifying story, superbly well told." (Daily Telegraph). "A rollicking good yarn." (Financial Times). "Probably the single best piece of financial journalism ever written." (Reuters).

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SKU GOR002571937
Title The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
Author By (author) Michael Lewis
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Year Published 2011
Number of Pages 288
ISBN 10 0141043539
ISBN 13 9780141043531
Edition N/A
Prizes No
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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From the author of Liar's Poker, Michael Lewis's international bestseller The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine is the extraordinary true story of the men who made millions from global economic meltdown. From the jungles of the trading floor to the casinos of Las Vegas, The Big Short tells the outrageous story of the misfits, renegades and visionaries who saw that the biggest credit bubble of all time was about to burst, bet against the banking system - and made a killing. "In the hands of Michael Lewis, anything is possible...if you want to know how a nation lost its financial mind - and have a good laugh finding out - this is the book to read." (Sunday Times). "Magnificent...a perfect storm of brilliant writer meeting big subject." (Guardian). "A triumph...riveting...The Big Short reads like a thriller." (The Times). "A terrifying story, superbly well told." (Daily Telegraph). "A rollicking good yarn." (Financial Times). "Probably the single best piece of financial journalism ever written." (Reuters).
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR002571937
Title The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
Author By (author) Michael Lewis
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Year Published 2011
Number of Pages 288
ISBN 10 0141043539
ISBN 13 9780141043531
Edition N/A
Prizes No
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No