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A nation of deadbeats : an uncommon history of America's financial disasters, Scott Reynolds Nelson

Label
A nation of deadbeats : an uncommon history of America's financial disasters
Title
A nation of deadbeats
Title remainder
an uncommon history of America's financial disasters
Statement of responsibility
Scott Reynolds Nelson
Title variation
  • Deadbeats
  • Nation of dead beats
  • Dead beats
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of financial crashes in the United States offers concise explanations of little-understood principles about consumer debt that were at the core of each recession, recounting lending practices and schemes that triggered large-scale crashes and controversies
Cataloging source
DLC
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Nelson, Scott Reynolds
Dewey number
338.5/42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3743
LC item number
.N45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Financial crises
  • Recessions
  • Depressions
  • United States
Label
A nation of deadbeats : an uncommon history of America's financial disasters, Scott Reynolds Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Duer's disgrace -- A botanizing excursion -- Monkey jackets, the uncorked Mississippi, and the birth of caterpillar banks -- The second bank, the monkey jacket war, and Tenskwatawa's revenge -- The politics of panic, the economics of rags -- Leviathan -- Of swamps and calculus -- Ceres Americana -- A storm of wheat -- Crosses of gold -- Who put the roar in the Roaring Twenties? -- Conclusions, conclusions -- Here be dragons
Control code
ocn769424535
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 330 p.
Isbn
9780307272690
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012025264
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769424535
Label
A nation of deadbeats : an uncommon history of America's financial disasters, Scott Reynolds Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Duer's disgrace -- A botanizing excursion -- Monkey jackets, the uncorked Mississippi, and the birth of caterpillar banks -- The second bank, the monkey jacket war, and Tenskwatawa's revenge -- The politics of panic, the economics of rags -- Leviathan -- Of swamps and calculus -- Ceres Americana -- A storm of wheat -- Crosses of gold -- Who put the roar in the Roaring Twenties? -- Conclusions, conclusions -- Here be dragons
Control code
ocn769424535
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 330 p.
Isbn
9780307272690
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012025264
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769424535

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