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Lewis, Edward

Works: 150 works in 275 publications in 1 language and 3,268 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Political fiction  Biography  Case studies  Detective and mystery fiction  Sources  Action and adventure fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Producer, Collector, Editor
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Forbes greatest investing stories by Richard Phalon( )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biotech, high tech, bubbles, and busts-no two stock markets are ever the same. Getting ahead of the game demands something hard to find on Wall Street these days: a flexible long-term strategy good for all seasons. These great investing stories provide a well-honed guide to the practicalities of dealing with the turbulent markets of the new century. Distilling his long experience in covering Wall Street, Richard Phalon offers ten mini-essays profiling the business ideals of some of Wall Street's most successful investors. Each episode demonstrates how these canny money managers, often bouncing back from painful losses, worked out ways of buffeting the uncertainties of the marketplace. Let the time-tested measures of seers like Benjamin Graham and T. Rowe Price show you how to spot value at a discount, and witness how trailblazing women like Hetty Green and Muriel F. Siebert proved that men have no monopoly on Wall Street savvy. Capitalizing on the techniques of these shrewd money spinners will help you profit, no matter which way the wind blows. The essays included here are: "Why Investors Should Know Their History" by James W. Michaels, "Value Avatar" by Benjamin Graham, "Value with a Difference" by Marty Whitman, "Growth Avatar by T. Rowe Price, "Extending the Growth Culture" by Tom Bailey, "Swindle of the Century" by Anthony DeAngelis, "Investor Beware: A Cautionary Tale," "The Richest Woman in the World" by Hetty Green, "Visit with a Billionairess" by Muriel Siebert, "The Venture Capital's Capitalist" by Georges Doriot, and "A Venture of Angels" by Paul Bandrowski
Havana bay by Martin Cruz Smith( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outsider in post Cold War Cuba, and in danger himself, Arkady Renko investigates a string of murders in Havana
Living biographies of great philosophers by Henry Thomas( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When we examine the lives of the philosophers, we find that the procession of a man's thoughts can be as exciting a spectacle as the pageantry of a man's deeds." The lives and thoughts examined here include those of Socrates, Thomas Aquinas, Francis Bacon, Voltaire, Nietzsche, and fifteen others
John Neff on investing by John Neff( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Neff has proven time and again over the past three decades that bucking the system can pay off big. During his illustrious career as a money manager, Neff flew in the face of conventional wisdom by consistently passing over the big growth stocks of the moment in favor of inexpensive, underperforming ones-- and he usually won! During his thirty-one years as a portfolio manager for Vanguard's Windsor and Gemini Funds, he beat the market twenty-two times, through every imaginable stock market climate, while posting a fifty-seven-fold increase in an initial stake. When Windsor closed its doors to new investors in 1985, it was the largest mutual fund in the United States"--Container
Battle born by Dale Brown( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A techno-thriller featuring flying ace Patrick McLanahan, who leads a squadron of B-1 bombers against China. It happens when the Chinese invade Korea, which has been unified by the South. By the author of The Tin Man
Fatal terrain by Dale Brown( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the U.S. paralyzed as China prepares to attack Taiwan, a group of gung-ho American civilians go to the island's help in a Megafortress bomber equipped with nuclear missiles. The novel follows their adventures as the two Chinas fight it out. By the author of Shadows of Steel
Shadows of steel by Dale Brown( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tensions rise in the Persian Gulf as Iran acquires an aircraft carrier, sinks a U.S. spy ship and prepares to close the Straits of Hormuz. The U.S. replies with a secret strike by a CIA group in a stealth bomber. By the author of Storming Heaven
Man of the hour by Peter Blauner( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Brooklyn high school teacher keeps his student from boarding a bus that turns out to have a bomb on it, thus being hailed a hero. The tables turn though, when the teacher becomes a suspect in the bombing
A touch of evil by Richard J O'Dea( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Frank O'Brien is a strange anomaly of toughness mingled with compassion resulting from his unusual background. After twelve years in a Jesuit seminary, Frank left to pursue a career in the F.B.I. Now, teamed up with his wife, Mary Teresa, a teacher at St. Joseph's School, he uses his knowledge of the human soul and experience in the crime lab to track criminals. When a puzzling murder occurs in their home town of Seattle, and a related murder occurs in Baton Rouge, the husband and wife team go into action
Shiva in steel by Fred Saberhagen( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sector of the galaxy occupied by Earth-descended people, one berserker computer has suddenly and mysteriously developed a tactical strategy unlike anything the human opposition has seen before. Shiva, like the Hindu god of destruction after which it was named, annihilates entire colonies with the help of its fiendish subordinates. Commander Claire Normandy struggles to prepare for Shiva's attacks, while Pilot Harry Silver realizes that he must deal with his own demons in order to help her. When a decision is made to destroy the destroyer, neither side is prepared for the incredible risks that emerge as the attack becomes imminent. Can either side face the possibility that something wholly unexpected and eerily familiar lies gnarled within the steel?
Whittaker Chambers by Sam Tanenhaus( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This first ever biography of the enigmatic Whittaker Chambers draws on materials from forty archives, including still-classified KGB dossiers, to trace the remarkable journey that led Chambers to center stage in America's greatest political trial. This complex portrait is rich in startling new information about Chambers's years as a Communist agent and then defector, hunted by the KGB; his conversion to Quakerism; his secret sexual turmoil; and his turbulent decade at Time magazine, where he rose from obscurity to transform the magazine into an oracle of apocalyptic anti-Communism. But all this was a prelude to Chambers's memorable testimony against Alger Hiss in the spy case that changed America. Tanenhaus re-creates the Hiss case in all its improbable twists and turns, disentangling the motives that propelled a vivid cast of characters in unpredictable directions"--Publisher's website
Who killed Hollywood? : --and put the tarnish on Tinseltown by Peter Bart( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Bart pulls together his best columns from 'Variety' and 'GQ' outlining in detail the history and innerworkings of Hollywood. In story after story, he shows how the major studios have diverted their energies away from production of the shrewdly crafted pictures that once made the industry powerful. He also has answers to the question: Who and what will resurrect Hollywood
Achilles heel by Sean Flannery( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-KGB agent Valeri Yernin, known as "The Surgeon" for the accuracy of his hits, is supposed to be dead. He's not. Military intelligence analyst Bill Lane discovers that Yernin not only has masterminded the theft of a submarine but also captured Lieutenant Commander Frances Shipley of the British Intelligence Service, planning to use her relationship with Lane against him. He may have finally discovered Lane's Achilles' heel
Inside the Oval Office : the White House tapes from FDR to Clinton by William Doyle( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1940 inventor J. Ripley Kiel was taken by Secret Service men to the Oval Office, where he planted a microphone in FDR's desk lamp and connected it to an experimental sound recording machine. Since that day, almost every president has found some use for recording, sometimes covertly, sometimes not. While presidents are often analyzed as leaders and politicians-chief executive of what Harry Truman called "the largest going concern in the world," CEOs in charge of 3,500,000 employees, a $2 trillion budget, and an arsenal of over 25,000 nuclear warheads-rarely are they seen as the Constitution defines them, as executives. The Oval Office door closes; the real work of the White House begins-- The tapes and transcripts left behind from this sixty-year recording experiment are a cockpit voice recorder of the presidency, time capsules from crucial moments in American history. During four years of research in the National Archives and Presidential Libraries, William Doyle unearthed scores of White House tapes and transcripts, many never before published. He interviewed over one hundred Oval Office insiders, Cabinet members, and White House aides, from FDR's personal secretary to Henry Kissinger. Inside the Oval Office is the result, a flesh-and-blood drama of the presidency in action"--Publisher's web site
Perfect angel by Seth Jacob Margolis( Recording )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia Mallet gathers with her six closest friends to celebrate her 35th birthday. The group takes a stroll down memory lane and unearths a past that should have been left alone. A brutal murder, a psychotic killer and Julia's past lead to the certainty that the killer is among Julia's group of friends
Rose by Martin Cruz Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A totally different way of life was shared by the coal miners of the Victorian Age in England, and that dark lifestyle is captured in this missing person tale
Final seconds by John Lutz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired NYPD Bomb Squad officer and a former FBI profiler team up to try and stop a bomber who plans to assassinate a British princess
McNally's trial by Lawrence Sanders( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sunny Fogarty, the attractive comptroller for Whitcomb Funeral Homes, approaches McNally & Son to investigate an unexplained rise in her company's fortunes, Archy McNally soon finds himself conducting a most peculiar investigation
Road kill by Kinky Friedman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The country singer turned mystery writer outdoes his own genius as he tries to save his friend Willie Nelson from an old Indian curse
The second deadly sin by Lawrence Sanders( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 2nd Deadly Sin marks the return of Edward X. Delaney in a spellbinding tale of greed, deception, and murder. Coming out of retirement to investigate the stabbing murder of Victor Maitland, an artist both hated and acclaimed, ex-Chief of Detectives Edward X. Delaney finds a mob of greedy suspects and a tangle of possible motives
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Forbes greatest investing stories
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Havana bayLiving biographies of great philosophersJohn Neff on investingBattle bornFatal terrainShadows of steelA touch of evilShiva in steel