7 books on the list
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The Art of War
A timeless masterpiece on military strategy based on ancient Chinese warfare and thought, The Art of War has been adapted for use in politics, business, and everyday life. Widely read and respected for centuries, this book provides tactics and insights that help gain advantage over opponents, whether in the boardroom or on the battlefield.
@sagal_musa One of the best books ever – source
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Follow the journey of Lee Harvey Oswald as he transforms from a troubled teenager to a man who imagines himself an agent of history. Don DeLillo's Libra is a fictional speculation on the assassination of John F. Kennedy. This gripping blend of fact and fiction explores the infamous event that has become an indelible part of the American psyche. Meticulously portrayed characters both real and created come alive in this haunting examination of the JFK assassination.
Don DeLillo in his book Libra There is a world inside the world .There's always more to it. This is what history consists of. It is the sum total of the things they aren't telling us. – source
The Perfect Nine
The Epic of Gĩkũyũ and Mũmbi
Brimming with adventure, folklore, mythology, and allegory, The Perfect Nine is a genre-defying novel in verse that tells the epic story of the founding of the Gĩkũyũ people of Kenya. Blending feminist ideals with tales of suspense, humor, and sacrifice, the book follows ten beautiful daughters, known as “The Perfect Nine,” and the 99 suitors who seek their hands in marriage. Written by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, a highly acclaimed author and Man International Booker Prize finalist, The Perfect Nine is a quest for beauty and the divine, portraying the ideal of living for African peoples.
Gifted, ingenious and brave, the older sisters have a generosity of spirit that is well conveyed in the book’s lolloping rhythms. But it is Warigia’s story—with its challenges, uncertainties and bittersweet ending—that gives this tale its deep humanity – source
Discover a world within a derelict corner of Trinidad's capital in this compassionate and humorous novel. Meet the eccentric residents of Miguel Street, including Popo the carpenter and the dreaded Big Foot. Narrated by a precocious young boy, this book overflows with life and mood shifts, offering readers a glimpse into the legends and lives of the street's inhabitants.
@wiilsharaban brilliant book one of my favourites – source
The King of Oil
The Secret Lives of Marc Rich
Discover the shocking life of billionaire oil trader Marc Rich, including his creation of the spot oil market that changed the modern economy, secret dealings with worldwide political figures, and even a near-illegal US kidnapping attempt. Despite an indictment for tax fraud by Rudy Guiliani, Rich quietly cooperated with both the Israeli and US governments, eventually receiving a controversial pardon from former President Bill Clinton. Written by Daniel Ammann, The King of Oil provides a revealing look at one of the most controversial businessmen in modern history.
Fascinating Book Marc Rich The King of Oil ~ – source
A Wall Street Revolt
Discover the shocking truth behind the U.S. stock market and how Wall Street insiders are benefiting at your expense in this game-changing #1 New York Times bestseller. Follow a small group of Wall Street iconoclasts who risked everything, including their seven-figure salaries, to expose and reform the insidious ways that Wall Street generates profits. If you have any contact with the market, this story affects you, even if you have a retirement account. With a new Afterword, this book is a must-read for anyone interested in the inner workings of the stock market.
@surambaya @MihrThakar @NorthmanTrader great book – source
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator
Discover the timeless insights of trading and speculation in this classic 1923 novel. Follow the fictionalized story of trader Jesse Livermore and his journey from day trading to market manipulation on Wall Street. Renowned by traders and experts alike, this book offers invaluable lessons and investing wisdom that continue to resonate today. Ranked #15 on Fortune's 75 The Smartest Books We Know, don't miss out on this major source of information for both experienced and new traders.
My all time favorite Book – source
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