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Adventure capitalist : the ultimate investor's road trip

Author: Jim Rogers
Publisher: Chichester : Wiley, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A gripping tale of adventure, danger and humor, peppered with investment tips from a Wall Street legend The best-selling author of Investment Biker takes a fascinating journey through the world's economic situation in a convertible yellow Mercedes. This is the motivating story of entrepreneur Jim Rogers, dubbed ""the Indiana Jones of finance"" by Time magazine, who made his fortune playing the stock market and then  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rogers, Jim, 1942-
Adventure capitalist
(OCoLC)56467111
Named Person: Jim Rogers; Jim Rogers
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Rogers
ISBN: 9781119048824 1119048826 1299074936 9781299074934 9781588362902 1588362906
OCLC Number: 911492440
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 2003.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, 1 color map, portraits
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; PART ONE: 1999; 1. A Yellow Mercedes; 2. Young Turks; 3. The Coming Catastrophe of Central Asia; 4. The Best Capitalists Are in Communist China; 5. A New Asian Crisis: A Shortage of Girls; 6. Digital Mongolia; 7. The Wedding; PART TWO: 2000; 8. Into Africa; 9. My Broker in Ghana; 10. Whirling Dervishes; 11. Arabian Nights; PART THREE: 2001; 12. Sixty Million of Us Wash Away Our Sins; 13. The Road from Mandalay; 14. Playing Detective in La Paz; 15. My Father's Grave; 16. Home Again; Appendix; Index; EULA.
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Tells the story of the author, who made his fortune playing the stock market and then embarked on his lifelong dream adventure.  Read more...

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'... a terrific read, a real page-turner' (Daily Mail, 2 June 2003) 'a terrific read...Rogers has some extraordinary experiences and he relates them well.' (International Herald Tribune, 14 June Read more...

 
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