Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World

By: Liaquat Ahamed (b. 1952)

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FIRST EDITION, first printing with full number line. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches. [xii], 564 pp. Black-and-white portraits throughout, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Quarter cloth, paper over boards, silver-titled spine, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Facsimile $1,000.00 gold certificate laid in. Very Good. Lords of Finance was awarded the 1020 Pulitzer Prize for History, the 2010 Spear's Book Award (Financial History Book of the Year), the 2010 Arthur Ross Book Award Gold Medal, and many other prizes. It narrates the events preceding the Black Tuesday stock market crash of 1929 and the disastrous response of the world's major central banks.

Title: Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World

Author Name: Liaquat Ahamed (b. 1952)

Categories: History:World,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, The Penguin Press: 2009

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MB718-015

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