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Charles Mackay - Extraordinary Popular Delusions and The Madness of Crowds Audiobook
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ISBN s : - Author: Charles Mackay. Charles Mackay was born in Perth, Scotland, and over a prolific career in letters wrote poetry, journalism, novels, dictionaries and songs. Best-known in his lifetime for the last of these - which were set to music and became phenomenally popular - he is today best remembered for his epic guide to crowd psychology, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, which has Read more on Charles Mackay. But it is still worth looking at the new edition if only for the warning it contains from Mr Napier.
Authors Our authors Book proposals. Book Cover. The Alchemist filled the wand with gold dust and capped it with wax ends? It's all here in Mackay's book, laid out with a kind of detached amusement that leaves no doubt as to where the author stands.