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Author: Tom Cain
Publisher: London : Bantam Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 sent shockwaves around the financial world. It began a domino effect, hitting banks and economies around the world. Theories abound as to the cause of the collapse - the sub-prime bubble, bad management, even good old fashioned greed. But what if Lehman Brothers had been brought to its knees by the deliberate and willful act of one man bent on a course of financial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Cain
ISBN: 9780593067666 0593067665 9780593067659 0593067657
OCLC Number: 748235636
Description: 396 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 sent shockwaves around the financial world. Never before had such a large and prestigious organisation been allowed to fail, and to fail so quickly. It began a domino effect, hitting banks and economies around the world. Theories abound as to the cause of the collapse --
the sub-prime bubble, bad management, even good old fashioned greed. But what if it was none of the above. What if Lehman Brothers had been brought to its knees by the deliberate and willful act of one man bent on a course of financial terrorism? Moreover, what if it was only a dry run for a bigger and even bolder attack on the financial capital of the world, the City of London? Samuel Carver is about to find himself on the biggest mission of his life.
Responsibility: Tom Cain.

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The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 sent shockwaves around the financial world. Never before had such a large and prestigious organisation been allowed to fail. It began a domino  Read more...

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