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    • The Hellhound of Wall Street

    • How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance
    • By: Michael Perino
    • Narrated by: George K. Wilson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    In The Hellhound of Wall Street, Michael Perino recounts in riveting detail the 1933 hearings that put Wall Street on trial for the Great Crash. Never before in American history had so many financial titans been called to account before the public, and they had come within a few weeks of emerging unscathed. By the time Ferdinand Pecora, a Sicilian immigrant and former New York prosecutor, took over as chief counsel, the investigation had dragged on ineffectively for nearly a year and was universally written off as dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story

    • By Lynn on 03-22-11

    Regular price: $24.49