The Ascent of Money

A Financial History of the World

By Niall Ferguson; Simon Prebble
(Playaway, Hardcover, 9781615456635)

Publication Date: July 2009

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Compact Disc, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, Hardcover, Hardcover

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Selected by Indie Booksellers for the February 2009 Indie Notables
“How did we get into the current economic mess? Niall Ferguson explains all -- from ancient Mesopotamia to the collapse of Lehman Brothers -- and in The Ascent of Money he makes financial history read like a thriller.”
-- Sue Barnett, Hamish & Henry Booksellers Inc., Livingston Manor, NY


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Niall Ferguson follows the money to tell the human story behind the evolution of finance, from its origins in ancient Mesopotamia to the latest upheavals on what he calls Planet Finance.
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