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The King, the Crook, and the Gambler: The True Story of the South Sea Bubble and the Greatest Financial Scandal in History
The King the Crook and the Gambler The True Story of the South Sea Bubble and the Greatest Financial Scandal in History
Author: Malcolm Balen
An unscrupulous Englishman had the notion for a company that would establish a lucrative trade in silver and spices between England and the Americas. What the investors didn't know was that the South Sea Company barely owned a ship. In this gripping account, Malcolm Balen reveals the true story of how a simple stock-share scheme became a Dickens...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780007161782
ISBN-10: 0007161786
Publication Date: 6/1/2004
Pages: 246
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Publisher: Perennial
Book Type: Paperback
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