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Author Ahamed, Liaquat.

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

Imprint New York : Penguin Press, 2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    332.109 AHA    Available
Description 564 p.: ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography 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.
Subject Capitalists and financiers -- Biography.
Bankers -- Biography.
ISBN 9781594201820 : $32.95
159420182X

 
    
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