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The Resource The hellhound of Wall Street : how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance, Michael Perino

The hellhound of Wall Street : how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance, Michael Perino

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The hellhound of Wall Street : how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance
Title
The hellhound of Wall Street
Title remainder
how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance
Statement of responsibility
Michael Perino
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hellhound of Wall Street
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how Ferdinand Pecoras investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance
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Language
eng
Summary
A gripping account of the underdog Senate lawyer who unmasked the financial wrongdoing that led to the Crash of 1929 and forever changed the relationship between Washington and Wall Street
Summary
Chronicles the 1933 Senate committee hearings into the causes of the stock market crash of 1929, describing the rigorous questioning by former New York prosecutor Ferdinand Pecora that revealed shocking financial abuses and led to the economic reforms ofthe New Deal
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371272
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Perino, Michael A
Dewey number
330.973/0916
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Pecora, Ferdinand
  • Stock Market Crash, 1929
  • Stock exchanges
  • Financial crises
Target audience
adult
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how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance
Label
The hellhound of Wall Street : how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance, Michael Perino
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The well-driller and Wall Street -- The best cross-examiner in New York -- Sitting on the lid -- A short term job -- Sunshine Charley -- A mine of information -- Junior -- Day 1: unimpeachable integrity -- Day 2: morale -- Day 3: manipulation -- Day 4: legal legerdemain -- Days 5 and 6: intermission -- Day 7: south of the border -- Day 8: shorn lamb -- Day 9: a free and open market -- Day 10: the end of an era
Control code
ocn535490494
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781594202728
Lccn
2010019157
System control number
(OCoLC)535490494
Label
The hellhound of Wall Street : how Ferdinand Pecora's investigation of the Great Crash forever changed American finance, Michael Perino
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The well-driller and Wall Street -- The best cross-examiner in New York -- Sitting on the lid -- A short term job -- Sunshine Charley -- A mine of information -- Junior -- Day 1: unimpeachable integrity -- Day 2: morale -- Day 3: manipulation -- Day 4: legal legerdemain -- Days 5 and 6: intermission -- Day 7: south of the border -- Day 8: shorn lamb -- Day 9: a free and open market -- Day 10: the end of an era
Control code
ocn535490494
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781594202728
Lccn
2010019157
System control number
(OCoLC)535490494

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