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The Resource Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world, Liaquat Ahamed

Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world, Liaquat Ahamed

Label
Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world
Title
Lords of finance
Title remainder
the bankers who broke the world
Statement of responsibility
Liaquat Ahamed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With penetrating insights for today, this vital history of the world economic collapse of the late 1920s offers unforgettable portraits of four men--Montagu Norman, Amile Moreau, Hjalmar Schacht, and Benjamin Strong--whose personal and professional actions as heads of their respective central banks changed the course of the twentieth century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahamed, Liaquat
Dewey number
332.1092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG172.A2
LC item number
A43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Bankers
Label
Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world, Liaquat Ahamed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [533]-544) and index
Contents
  • safe pair of hands
  • L'inspecteur des finances
  • Money generals
  • Part II.
  • After the deluge, 1919-23 : Demented inspirations
  • Uncle Shylock
  • A
  • barbarous relic
  • Part III.
  • Sowing a new wind, 1923-28 : A bridge between chaos and hope
  • Part I.
  • The
  • Dawes opening
  • The
  • golden chancellor
  • La Bataille
  • The
  • first squalls
  • Un petit coup de whisky
  • Part IV.
  • Reaping another whirlwind, 1928-33 : Into the vortex
  • The
  • Purging the rottenness
  • Magneto trouble
  • A
  • loose cannon on the deck of the world
  • Gold fetters
  • Part V.
  • Aftermath, 1933-1944 : Gold standard on the booze ;
  • The
  • caravans move on
  • Epilogue
  • unexpected storm, August 1914 : Prologue
  • A
  • strange and lonely man
  • The
  • young wizard
  • A
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
564 p.:
Isbn
9780143116806
Isbn Type
(reprint pbk.)
Lccn
2008044512
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn233548111
  • (OCoLC)233548111
  • 1269656
Label
Lords of finance : the bankers who broke the world, Liaquat Ahamed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [533]-544) and index
Contents
  • safe pair of hands
  • L'inspecteur des finances
  • Money generals
  • Part II.
  • After the deluge, 1919-23 : Demented inspirations
  • Uncle Shylock
  • A
  • barbarous relic
  • Part III.
  • Sowing a new wind, 1923-28 : A bridge between chaos and hope
  • Part I.
  • The
  • Dawes opening
  • The
  • golden chancellor
  • La Bataille
  • The
  • first squalls
  • Un petit coup de whisky
  • Part IV.
  • Reaping another whirlwind, 1928-33 : Into the vortex
  • The
  • Purging the rottenness
  • Magneto trouble
  • A
  • loose cannon on the deck of the world
  • Gold fetters
  • Part V.
  • Aftermath, 1933-1944 : Gold standard on the booze ;
  • The
  • caravans move on
  • Epilogue
  • unexpected storm, August 1914 : Prologue
  • A
  • strange and lonely man
  • The
  • young wizard
  • A
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
564 p.:
Isbn
9780143116806
Isbn Type
(reprint pbk.)
Lccn
2008044512
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn233548111
  • (OCoLC)233548111
  • 1269656

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