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Books All Investors Should Read

  1. Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk                                                                                                      Peter L. Bernstein  (Paperback - Sep 14, 1998)
  2. Intermarket Analysis: Profiting from Global Market Relationships                                                                             John J. Murphy  (Hardcover - Jan 28, 2004)
  3. Just One Thing: Twelve of the World's Best Investors Reveal the One Strategy You Can't Overlook            (Paperback - Nov 10, 2006)
  4. Buffett:  The Making of an American Capitalist                                                                                                      Roger Lowenstein  (Paperback - Aug 18, 1996)
  5. Bull's Eye Investing: Targeting Real Returns in A Smoke And Mirrors Market                                                           John Mauldin  (Paperback - May 19, 2005)
  6. Confessions of a Wall Street Analyst: A True Story of Inside Information and Corruption in the Stock MarkeError  Daniel Reingold, Jennifer Reingold  (Paperback - May 29, 2007)
  7. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable                                                                                          Nassim Nicholas Taleb  (Hardcover - Apr 17, 2007)
  8. Mean Markets and Lizard Brains: How to Profit from the New Science of Irrationality                                             Terry Burnham  (Hardcover - Feb 8, 2005)
  9. Capital Ideas Evolving                                                                                                                                               Peter L. Bernstein  (Hardcover - May 4, 2007)
  10. Bull: A History of the Boom and Bust, 1982-2004                                                                                                 Maggie Mahar  (Paperback - Oct 12, 2004)
  11. Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds                                                                                     Charles Mackay  (Paperback - Jul 25, 1995)
  12. Unexpected Returns: Understanding Secular Stock Market Cycles                                                                               Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Apr 30, 2005)
  13. The Great Crash of 1929                                                                                                                                            John Kenneth Galbraith  (Paperback - Apr 2, 1997)
  14. Empire of Debt: The Rise of an Epic Financial Crisis                                                                                                 Will Bonner, Addison Wiggin  (Paperback - Oct 6, 2006)
  15. Yes, You Can Time the Market!                                                                                                                                  Ben Stein, Phil DeMuth  (Paperback - Sep 29, 2004)
  16. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing                                                                    Benjamin Graham  (Paperback - Feb 21, 2006)
  17. Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises                                                                                    Charles P. Kindleberger  (Paperback - Dec 4, 2000)
  18. The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession                                                                                                      Peter L. Bernstein (Hardcover - Sep 13, 2000)
  19. Ahead of the Curve: A Commonsense Guide to Forecasting Business And Market Cycle                                       Joseph H. Ellis  (Hardcover - Oct 11, 2005)
  20. Investment Psychology Explained: Classic Strategies to Beat the Markets                                                                  Martin J. Pring  (Paperback - Nov 3, 1995)
  21. Irrational Exuberance                                                                                                                                              Robert J. Shiller  (Paperback - May 9, 2006)
  22. Probable Outcomes: Secular Stock Mark Insights                                                                                                         Ed Easterling  (Hardcover - Jan 14, 2011)
  23. The Winning Investment Habits of Warren Buffett & George Soros: Harness the Investment Genius of the World's Richest Investors                                                                                                                                                              Mark Tier  (Paperback - Aug 22, 2006)
  24. When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management                                                         Roger Lowenstein  (Paperback - Oct 9, 2001)
  25. Endgame: The End of the Debt SuperCycle and How it Changes Everything                                                          John Mauldin, Jonathan Tepper  (Hardcover - Mar 8, 2011)
  26. The Age of Deleveraging: Investment Strategies for a Decade of Slow Growth and Deflation                                     A. Gary Shilling  (Hardcover - Nov 9, 2010)
  27. The High-Beta Rich: How the Manic Wealthy Will Take Us to the Next Boom, Bubble, and Bust - Robert Frank  (Hardcover - Nov 1, 2011)
  28. Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder                                                                                                        Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Hardcover - Nov 27, 2012)
  29. In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy                                                                Larry Doyle  (Hardcover - Jan 7, 2014)
  30. The Hellhound of Wall Street: How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance                                                                                                                                                                       Michael Perino  (Paperback - Sep 27, 2011)