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Currency wars the making of the next global crisis by James Rickards

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Published by Portfolio/Penguin in New York .
Written in English


  • Currency crises,
  • Financial crises,
  • Foreign exchange

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Edition Notes

StatementJames Rickards
LC ClassificationsHG3851.3 .R53 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27210807M
ISBN 101591845564
ISBN 109781591845560

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