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The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis

Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine
Title
The big short
Title remainder
inside the doomsday machine
Statement of responsibility
Michael Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares insights into the recent economic crisis, citing such factors as expanded home ownership and risky derivative elections in the face of increasing shareholder demands, and profiles responsible parties in government, financial, and private sectors
Summary
Lewis examines the American economic collapse of the early 21st century, profiling very few heroes, numerous villains and several people who just should have known better. Lewis offers a biting rebuke to this motley band of financial "experts" with keen research and a sharp pen
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 2010.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 2011.
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330555
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC106.83
LC item number
.L5 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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inside the doomsday machine
Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A secret origin story -- In the land of the blind -- "How can a guy who can's speak English lie? -- How to harvest a migrant worker -- Accidental capitalists -- Spider-man at the Venetian -- The great treasure hunt -- The long quiet -- A death of interest -- Two men in a boat
Control code
5156889
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
461 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410430267
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010021360
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn629700817
  • (OCoLC)629700817
Label
The big short : inside the doomsday machine, Michael Lewis
Publication
Contents
A secret origin story -- In the land of the blind -- "How can a guy who can's speak English lie? -- How to harvest a migrant worker -- Accidental capitalists -- Spider-man at the Venetian -- The great treasure hunt -- The long quiet -- A death of interest -- Two men in a boat
Control code
5156889
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
461 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410430267
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010021360
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn629700817
  • (OCoLC)629700817

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