Big Short

£9.99

In this visceral tour to the heart of the financial system, Michael Lewis takes us around the globe and back decades to trace the origins of the current crisis. He meets the people who saw it coming, the people who were asleep at the wheel and the people who were actively driving us all of cliff.

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THE OUTRAGEOUS NO.1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER, NOW AN OSCAR- AND BAFTA-WINNING FILM

From the jungles of the trading floor to the casinos of Las Vegas, The Big Short, Michael Lewis’s No.1 bestseller, tells the story of the misfits, renegades and visionaries who saw that the biggest credit bubble of all time was about to burst, bet against the banking system – and made a killing.

‘In the hands of Michael Lewis, anything is possible … if you want to know how a nation lost its financial mind – and have a good laugh finding out – this is the book to read’ Sunday Times

‘Magnificent … a perfect storm of brilliant writer meeting big subject’ Guardian

‘A triumph … riveting … The Big Short reads like a thriller’ The Times

‘A terrifying story, superbly well told’ Daily Telegraph

‘A rollicking good yarn’ Financial Times

‘Probably the single best piece of financial journalism ever written’ Reuters

Additional information

Weight 0.213 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 1.7 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

270

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

338.542 (edition:22)

Readership

College – higher education / Code: F