TACKLING MICHAEL LEWIS
by Dave Weich for Powell’s
‘In his debut, Liar’s Poker, Michael Lewis described in hilarious detail how he stumbled into a job on Wall Street with Salomon Brothers, and what he found among “the king of traders.”
“Salomon Brothers really did make me alive to the way markets worked and how important they were,” Lewis explains.
The evidence is everywhere in his work, alongside a well honed talent for engaging portraiture. Lewis doesn’t so much write about business as the people who change it.’
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