Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world / Liaquat Ahamed

Author(s): Ahamed, Liaquat
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Subjects: Capitalists and financiers--Biography
Bankers--Biography
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Penguin Press, 2009
LC Classification: H, HG
Physical Description: 564 p.: ill. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2008044512
ISBN: 9781594201820
ISBN: 159420182X
Includes bibliographical references (p. [533]-544) and index
Summary: With penetrating insights for today, this vital history of the world economic collapse of the late 1920s offers unforgettable portraits of four men--Montagu Norman, Amile Moreau, Hjalmar Schacht, and Benjamin Strong--whose personal and professional actions as heads of their respective central banks changed the course of the twentieth century
OCLC Number: 233548111
ISBN/ISSN: 9781594201820
159420182X