The money game
Vintage Books, 1976 - 253 pages
"This is a modern classic." -Paul A. Samuelson, First American Nobel Prize Winner in Economics "The best book there is about the stock market and all that goes with it." -The New York Times Book Review "Anyone whose orientation is toward where the action is, where the happenings happen, should buy a copy ofThe Money Gameand read it with due diligence." -Book World " 'Adam Smith' is a veteran observer and commentator on the events and people of Wall Street.... His thorough knowledge of financial affairs gives his observations a great degree of authenticity. But the joy of reading this book comes from his delightful sense of humor. He is a lively and ingeniously witty writer who never stoops to acerbity. None of the solemn, sacred cows of Wall Street escapes debunking." -Library Journal
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Every couple of days, perhaps every day, Harry added up his net worth, the value
of all his stocks, less what he owed the banks. The banks had the bottom of the
iceberg, but the top was growing and growing. Harry asked the adding machine,
Harry asked the adding machine, and the adding machine said, "$752,000." The
memory of what he had felt like with a million dollars came throbbing forth, and
one morning as Harry tapped out his incantation on the adding machine, om ...
Harry hit the adding machine, and the machine said 00.00. "There's always
spring," I said, signaling the barman for another round. For a moment, hope
appeared to Harry like a nymph in the woods, a flash of something undiscovered
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Preface to the Vintage Edition
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