Christmas-list Book Suggestions

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I'm looking to fill up my christmas list with some good books, and I'm looking for suggestions and opinions about books on the following topics:

1) Distressed securities investing (heard a lot about Moyer, any other good ones?)

2) Corporate bankruptcy/restructuring

3) Historical finance/economics, open to anything but mainly interested in pre-1830's

4) Entrepreneurial finance, or owning/running a small business

Open to suggests outside these categories too, thanks.

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Dec 4, 2018

L'Art du Deal by D. Jean Atout

Dec 5, 2018

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Dec 5, 2018

"Manias, Panics, and Crashes" by Charlie Kindleberger for some great history

Dec 9, 2018

There a couple on Amadeo Peter Giannini's life, one of the greatest unsung heroes in American finance. Only issue I have only found Italian editions

Dec 9, 2018

Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman and The Black Swan by Nassim Taleb

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Dec 9, 2018

Ignore everyone's suggestions and read the biography of JP Morgan: "The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance" - It's brutally long but covers literally every category you mentioned, and is incredibly interesting and well written.

Dec 9, 2018

How to fail at almost everything and still win big

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Dec 10, 2018