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On that original tulip exchange in Amsterdam, one of Max Gunther's ancestors bought a hundred dollars' worth of bulbs in 1632 and paid a witch to insure the investment's success. By 1636 (so the story goes), Gunther's ancestor's bulbs were worth $150,000. So much for pedigree.
Max Gunther was born in England and emigrated to the US when he was 11. He attended schools in New Jersey and received ... Read more on Max Gunther
Investing is a funny profession. Unlike in most other industries, you can know absolutely nothing about finance but still do better than those whose make their day to day livings out of it. A ...Read more
"Max Gunther demonstrates his natural writing ability and his flair for telling a story...You will certainly be entertained by this book."- UK Analyst15th June 2011Read more
"A fascinating book. Well-written in an easy-going conversationalist journalism style, Gunther gets you interested in the first paragraphs and never really lets you go."- Lisa McSherry, Face ...Read more