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Books I plan to read.

The debut book publication by the New York Society of Security Analysts, a not-for-profit professional society dedicated to professional excellence and ethics in financial markets, High Yield, Futu

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Simmie Johnson was born the son of a slave. He was also a genius.

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Steve Bellinger
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There are strange things happening in the town of Donbridge, things that can only be explained by the presence of a mysterious gypsy woman and her gift of a silver ring.

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RD Vincent
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They said it wasn't a war.

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L.J. Hayward
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The History of Foreign Exchange

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Paul Einzig
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In a sweeping and vivid survey, renowned historian Bernard Lewis charts the history of the Middle East over the last 2,000 years, from the birth of Christianity through the modern era, focusing on

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Bernard Lewis
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"A colorful and gripping portrait of the three aging leaders at their historic encounter." -The Wall Street Journal For eight fateful days in 1945, three of the towering figures of the twentieth c

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S. M. Plokhy
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Filiu and David B. draw striking parallels between ancient and contemporary political history in this look at the US–Middle East conflict.

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Jean-Pierre Filiu
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The economic climate is ripe for another golden age of shareholder activismDeep Value: Why Activist Investors and Other Contrarians Battle for Control of Losing Corporations is a must-read explorat

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Tobias E. Carlisle
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The classic American bungalow is as popular today as when introduced in the Victorian era.

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Treena Crochet
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The classic American bungalow is as popular today as when introduced in the Victorian era.

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Treena Crochet
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What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital?

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Thomas Piketty
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Celebrated novel traces the moral degeneration of a handsome young Londoner from an innocent fop into a cruel and reckless pursuer of pleasure and, ultimately, a murderer.

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Oscar Wilde
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The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware trad

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Antonio Castagna
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Investors are all too often lured by the prospect of instant millions and fall prey to the many fads of Wall Street.

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Seth A. Klarman
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Four years after his #1 bestseller The Big Short, Michael Lewis returns to Wall Street to report on a high-tech predator stalking the equity markets. Flash Boys i

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Michael Lewis
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The Myth: Alice was an ordinary girl who stepped through the looking glass and entered a fairy-tale world invented by Lewis Carroll in his famous storybook. The Truth: Wonderland is real.

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Frank Beddor
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Celebrating Portland's best restaurants and eateries with recipes and photograph, Portland, Oregon Chef's Table profiles signature “at home” recipes from over 40 legendary dining establishments.

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Laurie Wolf
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“Never shall I fail my comrades. . . .

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General Stanley McChrystal
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Aaron Schultz is annoyed, and he decided to do something about it. No, not anything constructive, instead he just wrote a book ranting about everything that annoys him.

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Aaron Schultz
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aaron schultz This is the old cover of my book. Obviously, it's the same book as the one that has the annoyed guy with the clenched fists and the smoke coming out of his ears that has the same exact title.
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aaron schultz If you're interested in reading the rants of a very annoyed man, this book is for you.

In 1971, President Nixon imposed national price controls and took the United States off the gold standard, an extreme measure intended to end an ongoing currency war that had destroyed faith in t

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James Rickards
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From poverty to power, Hoboken to Hollywood, this story is the embodiment of the American Dream.

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Richard Havers
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A History of Interest Rates presents a very readable account of interest rate trends and lending practices over four millennia of economic history.

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Sidney Homer,Richard Sylla
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A compelling argument for the necessity for art in life, Nietzsche's first book is fuelled by his enthusiasms for Greek tragedy, for the philosophy of Schopenhauer and for the music of Wagner, to w

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Friedrich Nietzsche
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A sequel to Kitchen Confidential, Anthony Bourdain returns to his dirty humor and is not afraid to tell you what he thinks about the world of food and the celebrity chef world

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Anthony Bourdain
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Randall Munroe describes xkcd as a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.

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Randall Munroe
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In Matthew Inman's 5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth (And Other Useful Guides), samurai sword-wielding kittens and hamsters that love .50-caliber machine guns commingle with a cra

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The Oatmeal,Matthew Inman
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TheOatmeal.com’s most popular cat jokes, including “How to Pet a Kitty” and “The Bobcats,” plus 15 new and never-before-seen catthemed comics, are presented in this hilarious collection from New Yo

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The Oatmeal,Matthew Inman
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In this brilliant biography T. J. Stiles offers a new understanding of the legendary outlaw Jesse James.

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T.J. Stiles
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For three years leading up to the death of Popcorn Sutton, writer Tom Wilson Jester and photographer Don Dudenbostel recorded the complex life of Popcorn through photographs, digital soundtracks, a

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Tom Wilson Jester
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