FDL Book Salon

January 10, 2011 | Firedoglake.com |

Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera, All The Devils Are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis

Welcome Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera, Hosted by Nomi Prins.

All The Devils Are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis

Nomi Prins, Host:

There are a plethora of books written, and yet to be written, about what lead up to the 2008 financial crisis, but even so, All the Devils are Here stands out. Co-authors, Bethany McLean (co-author of the bestselling, documentary-inspiring book on the Enron scandal, The Smartest Guys in the Room) and Joe Nocera (Award winning New York Times business columnist), expertly weave a narrative that captures not just the elements, but the characters of the crisis; the human flaws, choices and repercussions perpetrated by a small, dispersed collection of very dangerous people.