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Funny Money by  Mark Singer - 1st - 1985-05-12 - from Monroe Street Books and Biblio.com

Funny Money

by Singer, Mark

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US: Knopf, 1985-05-12. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good Very Good. 222 pages. Faint foxing to top edge, light tanning to dust jacket, else a clean, tight copy. Record # 461755

From esteemed New Yorker writer Mark Singer comes this cautionary tale of the Penn Square Bank, the oil and gas broker in an Oklahoma City shopping mall whose collapse in 1982 staggered America’s banking industry. Recounting the whole spectacular story and its colorful characters, Singer makes brilliantly (and hilariously) clear what actually happened and why it had to happen in boom-time Oklahoma. Nowhere else did money flow in quite the same spontaneous fashion. “[A] tale of wonderful verve” (New York Times), Funny Money comes to life through Singer's vivid prose and continues to resonate in today's culture of corporate corruption.


  • Bookseller: Monroe Street Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 461755
  • Title: Funny Money
  • Author: Singer, Mark
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Very Good
  • Edition: 1st
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0394532368
  • ISBN 13: 9780394532363
  • Publisher: Knopf
  • Place: US
  • Date published: 1985-05-12
  • Keywords: Fiction Novels, , 1st, , .


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