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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
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Scott Reynolds
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
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 (p. 259-319) 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
Control code
769424535
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 330 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307272690
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 (p. 259-319) 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
Control code
769424535
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 330 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307272690
Lccn
2012025264
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769424535

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