It Was a Very Good Year : Extraordinary Moments in Stock Market History (Wiley Investment)
Martin FridsonISBN: 0471383805; 9780471383802;
What, if anything, do the most spectacular, high-performance periods of the twentieth-century stock market have in common? And most importantly: Can we predict when they will occur again? In this fascinating investigation, acclaimed author and financial authority Martin S. Fridson probes the past, leading an exhilarating tour through each of the twentieth-century stock markets golden years. Illuminating, entertaining, and rich in historical anecdotes, Fridsons book treats us to the opinions and investment strategies of some of the most prominent and intriguing figures on the scene. "Timely, informative, and highly readable . . . It Was a Very Good Year offers wonderful insights into the years that provided spectacular gains in the past. There are important lessons in this book for all investors."?Henry Kaufman, President, Henry Kaufman & Company, Inc. "A useful and extremely entertaining book. Its loaded with fascinating stock market lore and helpful investment...