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The Greatest Ever Bank Robbery: The Collapse Of The Savings And Loan Industry

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Brilliantly, wittily and pitilessly, Mayer details the dereliction and dishonesty not only of the thrift industry operators but also of its supporting cadre of venal accountants, lawyers, and government authorities. A searching narrative retracing the fiasco that jeopardizes the entire banking system. Photographs.
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Published October 1st 1990 by Scribner Book Company
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Great subject. Very relevant even in 2010.
Writing bogged down with convoluted details.
Author meanders a lot while rarely summarizing.
Not a great read overall.
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