Ben Mezrich Knows How To Tell A Story

uglyamericanscover.jpg

The end of chapter 12 of Ugly Americans: The True Story of the Ivy League Cowboys Who Raided the Asian Markets for Millions:

What Malcolm didn’t know was that at that very moment smiling, amiable, relaxed Nick Leeson was sitting on more than one billion dollars of losses. Enough to shake the entire financial world and bring Barings, the oldest, most venerable bank in England, crashing to the ground.

Advertisements
Explore posts in the same categories: Books - Nonfiction

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: