The Resource Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (eBook)

Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (eBook)

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Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
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Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
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[by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton
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1814-1889
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Mackay, Charles
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1912-2008
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Templeton, John
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  • Impostors and imposture
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Occultism
  • Delusions
  • Social psychology
  • Investments
  • Stock exchanges
  • PSYCHOLOGY
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Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (eBook)
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https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=38959
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • Includes index
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multicolored
Contents
  • Enthusiasm of the French People at the Mississippi Scheme
  • Marshal Villars
  • Strategems employed and bribes given for an interview with Law
  • Great fluctuations in Mississippi stock
  • Dreadful murders
  • Law created comptroller-general of finances
  • Great sale for all kinds of ornaments in Paris
  • Financial difficulties commence
  • Men sent out to work the mines on the Mississippi, as a blind
  • Payment stopped at the bank
  • The Mississippi Scheme
  • Law dismissed from the ministry
  • Payments made in specie
  • Law and the Regent satirised in song
  • Dreadful crisis of the Mississippi Scheme
  • Law, almost a ruined man, flies to Venice
  • Death of the Regent
  • Law obliged to resort again to gambling
  • His death at Venice
  • The South-sea Bubble
  • Originated by Harley Earl of Oxford
  • John Law; his birth and youthful career
  • Exchange Alley a scene of great excitement
  • Mr. Walpole
  • Sir John Blunt
  • Great demand for shares
  • Innumerable "Bubbles"
  • List of nefarious projects and bubbles
  • Great rise in South-Sea stock
  • Sudden fall
  • General meeting of the directors
  • Fearful climax of the South-Sea expedition
  • Duel between Law and Wilson
  • Its effects on society
  • Uproar in the House of Commons
  • Escape of Knight
  • Apprehension of Sir John Blunt
  • Law's escape from the King's Bench
  • The "Land-bank"
  • Law's gambling propensities on the continent, and acquaintance with the Duke of Orleans
  • State of France after the reign of Louis XIV
  • Paper money instituted in that country by Law
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tsl-ebsco22347
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 724 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49568958
Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=38959
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • Includes index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Enthusiasm of the French People at the Mississippi Scheme
  • Marshal Villars
  • Strategems employed and bribes given for an interview with Law
  • Great fluctuations in Mississippi stock
  • Dreadful murders
  • Law created comptroller-general of finances
  • Great sale for all kinds of ornaments in Paris
  • Financial difficulties commence
  • Men sent out to work the mines on the Mississippi, as a blind
  • Payment stopped at the bank
  • The Mississippi Scheme
  • Law dismissed from the ministry
  • Payments made in specie
  • Law and the Regent satirised in song
  • Dreadful crisis of the Mississippi Scheme
  • Law, almost a ruined man, flies to Venice
  • Death of the Regent
  • Law obliged to resort again to gambling
  • His death at Venice
  • The South-sea Bubble
  • Originated by Harley Earl of Oxford
  • John Law; his birth and youthful career
  • Exchange Alley a scene of great excitement
  • Mr. Walpole
  • Sir John Blunt
  • Great demand for shares
  • Innumerable "Bubbles"
  • List of nefarious projects and bubbles
  • Great rise in South-Sea stock
  • Sudden fall
  • General meeting of the directors
  • Fearful climax of the South-Sea expedition
  • Duel between Law and Wilson
  • Its effects on society
  • Uproar in the House of Commons
  • Escape of Knight
  • Apprehension of Sir John Blunt
  • Law's escape from the King's Bench
  • The "Land-bank"
  • Law's gambling propensities on the continent, and acquaintance with the Duke of Orleans
  • State of France after the reign of Louis XIV
  • Paper money instituted in that country by Law
Control code
tsl-ebsco22347
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 724 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49568958

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