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The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual--the Biggest Bank Failure in American History

Kirsten Grind
Format
Book
Published
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
Language
English
ISBN
9781451617924, 1451617925, 9781451617948 (ebook), 1451617941 (ebook), 9781451617931 (pbk.), 1451617933 (pbk.)
Summary
Based on reporting for which the author was named a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Gerald Loeb Award, this book traces the rise and spectacular fall of Washington Mutual.
Contents
  • Friend of the family
  • Remove the corporate jets
  • The power of yes
  • Alexander the Great
  • The dark side
  • The growing trouble
  • Scenes from the Great Depression
  • Project West
  • The final hours.
Description
viii, 389 p. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-367) and index.
Technical Details
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