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Mitchell Zuckoff
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Mitchell Zuckoff is a professor of journalism at Boston University. He is the author of three previous books, most recently Ponzi’s Scheme: The True Story of A Financial Legend. As a reporter with The Boston Globe, he was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize and the recipient of numerous national writing awards.

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Ponzi's Scheme
The True Story of a Financial Legend
Written by Mitchell Zuckoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $16.00

It was a time when anything seemed possible–instant wealth, glittering fame, fabulous luxury–and for a run of magical weeks in the spring and summer of 1920, Charles Ponzi made it all come true. Promising to double investors’ money in three months, the dapper, charming Ponzi raised the “rob Peter to pay... Read more >

Ponzi's Scheme
The True Story of a Financial Legend
Written by Mitchell Zuckoff


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: March 8, 2005
Price: $11.99

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Robert Altman
The Oral Biography
Written by Mitchell Zuckoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 7, 2010
Price: $18.00

Robert Altman’s outsized life and unique career are revealed as never before: here are the words of his family and friends, and a few enemies, as well as the agents, writers, crew members, producers, and stars who worked with him, including Meryl Streep, Warren Beatty, Tim Robbins, Julianne Moore, Paul Newman... Read more >

Robert Altman

Written by Mitchell Zuckoff


Format: eBook, 576 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $14.99

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