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Severin, Steven

Overview
Works: 38 works in 71 publications in 2 languages and 931 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biography  Interviews  Film adaptations  Gothic rock music  Alternative rock music  Rock music 
Roles: Composer, Performer
Classifications: HG171, 332.49
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steven Severin
The ascent of money by Niall Ferguson ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bestselling author, economist and historian Niall Ferguson takes a look at how money evolved, from the concept of credit and debt in the Renaissance to the emergence of a global economy and the subprime crisis we face today
Joshua Tree, 1951 a portrait of James Dean ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set primarily in the early 1950s and focusing on James Dean's experiences as an up-and-coming actor in Los Angeles, the film is a series of revealing and sometimes dreamlike vignettes that blend biographical and fictionalized elements to present pivotal moments in a remarkable life
The flight that fought back ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructs the story of the passengers and crew of United Flight 93 on September 11, 2001, combining dramatic reenactments, the actual voice recordings of passengers' cell phone calls, personal accounts of family and friends, and extensive research into the events of that day
Juju by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blue sunshine by Glove (Musical group) ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
XL, Junkie So Booming Back At You ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hyaena by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ascent of money ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Contrary to widespread perception, real estate is no different than any other financial assest--its value can plunge. This program examines the volatility of property investment and the ramifications of buying and selling bulk mortgages and mortgage-based securities ..."--Container
XL, Junkie Cities In Dust (Single) ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tinderbox by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ascent of money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life is a risky business, which is why people take out insurance. But faced with an unexpected disaster, the State has to step in. Professor Ferguson travels to post-Katrina New Orleans to ask why the free market cannot provide adequate protection against catastrophe. His quest for an answer takes him to the origins of modern insurance in the early 19th Century and to the birth of the welfare state in post-war Japan
The ascent of money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the origins of credit, loans, and debt and why credit networks are central to civilization. Examines financial transactions from early cuneiform records through the transition from Roman numerals to Arabic symbols for greater speed and efficiency among medieval Italian bankers. Also studies the notions surrounding the practice of usury during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and the rise of the Medici, who built their family's fortune as foreign exchange dealers. Looks at contemporary problems with high rates of bankruptcy in Memphis, Tenn
The ascent of money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the rise and potential decline of "Chimerica," the financial marriage between two of the world's biggest economic powers. Shows how Chinese savings led to American borrowing and prompted the subprime mortgage crisis of 2007. Looks at the role of trading centers in Hong Kong and Chongqing, China, as well as the International Monetary Fund and World Bank and explains why once-risky markets in Asia, Latin America, and eastern Europe have become better investments than the U.K. or U.S. stock market
Nocturne by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Circa ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A kiss in the dreamhouse by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kaleidoscope by Siouxsie & the Banshees (Musical group) ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ascent of money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the origins of the joint stock company and the modern share trading system, highlighting some of history's most notorious market meltdowns, such as the stock market crash of 1929. Analyzes the herd instinct and its role in economic upswings and downturns, and draws parallels between the 2001 Enron bankruptcy and the 18th-century Mississippi Bubble perpetrated by Scottish financier John Law, who exercised a nearly monolithic influence over France's economy and colonial ventures. Also traces aspects of today's stock exchanges to Dirck Bas Jacobsz and the Dutch East India Company
The ascent of money ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the origins and development of bond trading. Presents profiles of military backers and bankrollers through the centuries, linking their activities to the rise and fall of governments, the volatile fortunes of their constituents, and the fluctuations of global markets. Discusses Sir John Hawkwood, the 14th-century condottiero, or military contractor, whose investments steered campaigns in Pisa and Florence, and presents a study of the Rothschild family, who played a financial role in conflicts from Waterloo to the American Civil War. Also studies the ramifications for today's bond market
Downside up B-sides & rarities ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bailey, Steven John, 1955-
Steve Severin
STEVEN JOHN BAILEY
Languages
English (45)
German (1)