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The Money Lenders

Anthony Sampson

Publisher: Bloomsbury Reader

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First published in 1981, The Money Lenders reveals the power, the workings and the personalities of the money men who have made the world go round: 
 
The Superbankers – including Chase Manhattan's David Rockefeller, Citibank's Walter Wriston, Lloyds' Sir Jeremy Morse and Robert McNamara. 
 
The debt-ridden regimes of Poland and Iran, Brazil and Zaire, Singapore and Pakistan. 
 
The wizards of Grand Cayman – the sunny tax haven who had more registered corporations than inhabitants. 
 
The Medicis, the Rothschilds, the Barings, the Barclays whose banks transformed the economic map of the world.

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