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New York Times best selling author and economic policy expert Steve Forbes will discuss his new book, Money: How the Deconstruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It, coauthored with Elizabeth Ames. In Money, Forbes and Ames present a compelling-and controversial-argument about why a return to a sound dollar and a new gold standard are vital to a healthy global economy.
Steve Forbes outlines several different forms a gold standard could take in today's global economy and shares invaluable suggestions for how to preserve wealth and where to invest money now. Forbes is Chairman Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, which publishes Forbes Magazine.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
The Stone Wife, Peter Lovesey's 14th in the Peter Diamond series. When a competitive-bidding war for a rare carved stone is interrupted by three masked men who kill the highest bidder, Peter Diamond and his team investigate the carving's mystical origins, taking the reader into the histories of Bath and Chaucer. Peter Lovesey is the author of more than 30 mystery novels, several short story collections, and the Cribb PBS Mystery series. He has been awarded the CWA Gold and Silver Daggers and a Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement, and has just been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from The Strand Magazine in New York City. He lives in West Sussex, England.
Monday, September 22, 2014