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Too big to fail : The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System-and Themselves. / Andrew Ross Sorkin.

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  • ISBN: 9781101443248 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2010.

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Summary, etc.: A brilliantly reported true-life thriller that goes behind the scenes of the financial crisis on Wall Street and in Washington.In one of the most gripping financial narratives in decades, Andrew Ross Sorkin-a New York Times columnist and one of the country's most respected financial reporters-delivers the first definitive blow-by-blow account of the epochal economic crisis that brought the world to the brink. Through unprecedented access to the players involved, he re-creates all the drama and turmoil of these turbulent days, revealing never-before-disclosed details and recounting how, motivated as often by ego and greed as by fear and self-preservation, the most powerful men and women in finance and politics decided the fate of the world's economy.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Penguin Books, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 940 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Business.
Genre: Electronic books.

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