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  • King of Capital

  • The Remarkable Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Steve Schwarzman and Blackstone
  • By: John E. Morris, David Carey
  • Narrated by: George K. Wilson
  • Length: 14 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
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    4 out of 5 stars 371
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The financial establishment---banks and investment bankers, such as Citigroup, Bear Stearns, Lehman, UBS, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, and Morgan Stanley---were the cowboys, recklessly assuming risks, leveraging up to astronomical levels, and driving the economy to the brink of disaster.

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  • Great Story Ruined by Monotone Reading

  • By Marc on 04-23-13

Great book

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-13-18

If you are new to finance its a great, if you have been around the business for a while ita great, even if you just want to listen to some stories that prove truth is stranger thn fiction it is great