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MEETING THE CHALLENGE THE HISTORY OF*

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Price: $9.00

Publisher: PRIVATELY PUBLISHED:

Seller ID: IM432027


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BED BATH AND BEDLAM

By: A.R. D'ALBERT

Price: $9.00

Publisher: VANTAGE PRESS:

Seller ID: IM432970


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PERFECT STORE : INSIDE EBAY

By: ADAM COHEN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM83592


In this brisk, engaging chronicle of one of the most stunning success stories in American business history, Adam Cohen takes us inside eBay the corporation--where all the important players, including eBay's founder Pierre Omidyar and CEO Meg Whitman, demystify their roles and tell the story straight--as well as inside the community of eBay's passionate users, who buy and sell everything from antique pickle jars and record albums to Ford trucks and $40,000 computer server... View more info

LEAVING REALITY BEHIND : ETOY VS ETOYS.C

By: ADAM WISHART

Price: $12.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM31450


In November 1999, at the height of the e-commerce gold rush, a hearing in a Los Angeles courtroom wrenched open the fault lines that ran through the Internet.On one side was eToys.com, the billion-dollar darling of Wall Street and the brainchild of Toby Lenk, one of the hottest entrepreneurs of his generation. On the other side was etoy, a group of cutting-edge European artists, hungry for fame, who used the Internet as their canvas. The struggle between them becam... View more info

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REVOLT IN THE BOARDROOM : THE NEW RULES

By: ALAN MURRAY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM13270


Throughout the 20th century, American corporations were governed by autocratic, almost unaccountable chief executives. Their word was law, and the only check on their power was a board of directors composed of their friends and allies. Then, in a stunning reversal, a momentous series of firings deposed the heads of some of the world's best-known companies. In Revolt in the Boardroom, Alan Murray examines the new world of corporate power. Using the access afforded t... View more info

HOUSE OF NOMURA : THE INSIDE STORY OF TH

By: ALBERT ALLETZHAUSER

Price: $6.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM15890


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Black Gold

By: ALBERT MARRIN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: KNOPF PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM471293


Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world. It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks. Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil fuels our engines, heats our homes, and powers the machines that make the everyday things we take for granted, from shopping bags to computers to medical equipment. Nations throughout the last cent... View more info

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PUNCHING IN : ONE MAN'S UNDERCOVER ADVEN

By: ALEX FRANKEL

Price: $14.35

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM12763


During a two-year urban adventure through the world of commerce, journalist Alex Frankel proudly wore the brown uniform of the UPS driver, folded endless stacks of T-shirts at Gap, brewed espressos for the hordes at Starbucks, interviewed (but failed to get hired) at Whole Foods, enrolled in management training at Enterprise Rent-A-Car, and sold iPods at the Apple Store.In this lively and entertaining narrative, Frankel takes readers on a personal journey into the ... View more info

CAPITALIST PHILOSOPHERS : THE GENIUSES O

By: ANDREA GABOR

Price: $13.00

Publisher: TIMES BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM281891


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BETRAYAL : THE LIFE AND LIES OF BERNIE M

By: ANDREW KIRTZMAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM23598


This is the story of the greatest con in financial history--one that has commanded the attention of the entire world from the day the news broke on December 11, 2008. Bernard Madoff's financial scheming roped in thousands of victims, ranging from boldfaced names--Steven Spielberg, Mortimer Zuckerman, Kevin Bacon, Elie Wiesel--to ordinary people who saw their nest eggs disappear in a smoke-and-mirrors debacle. The Enron machinations pale beside the havoc that Madoff cr... View more info

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TOO BIG TO FAIL

By: ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

Price: $16.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM198019


Andrew Ross Sorkin's websiteAndrew Ross Sorkin's interview on Charlie Rose Watch a Video Andrew Ross Sorkin delivers the first true behind-the-scenes, moment-by-moment account of how the greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression developed into a global tsunami. From inside the corner office at Lehman Brothers to secret meetings in South Korea, and the corridors of Washington, "Too Big to Fail" is the definitive story of the most powerful men and women... View more info

FUNNY MONEY GAME

By: ANDREW TOBIAS

Price: $4.00

Publisher: PLAYBOY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM454506


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SOVEREIGN STATE

By: ANTHONY SAMPSON

Price: $3.50

Publisher: CORONET BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM87014


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CORPORATION MAN

By: ANTONY JAY

Price: $9.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM122152


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POWER FROM THE MOUNTAINS

By: BARBARA WOLCOTT

Price: $9.50

Seller ID: IM416541


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