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The wizard of lies : Bernie Madoff and the death of trust

Author: Diana B Henriques
Publisher: New York : Times Books/Henry Holt, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The inside story of Bernie Madoff and his $65 billion Ponzi scheme, with surprising and shocking new details from Madoff himself".--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Bernard L Madoff; Bernard L Madoff; Bernard L Madoff; Bernard L Madoff; Bernard Lawrence Madoff; Bernard L Madoff; Bernard L Madoff
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana B Henriques
ISBN: 9780805091342 0805091343
OCLC Number: 703209183
Description: xxiv, 419 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: An earthquake on Wall Street --
Becoming Bernie --
The hunger for yield --
The big four --
The cash spigot --
What they wanted to believe --
Warning signs --
A near-death experience --
Madoff's world --
The year of living dangerously --
Waking up in the rubble --
Reckoning the damage --
Net winners and net losers --
The sins of the father --
The wheels of justice --
Hope, lost and found.
Responsibility: Diana B. Henriques.

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Who is Bernie Madoff, and how did he pull off the biggest Ponzi scheme in history? This book talks about the man and his scheme, drawing on unprecedented access and more than one hundred interviews  Read more...

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