Story of a commodities trader that had a run of good luck that catapulted him into riches, but then his luck turned on him and he lost everything. This book teaches you how to properly speculate without losing everything and how to enter and exit investments.
The author is able to merge multiple disciplines into one grand narrative of why the world is the way it is today. The book is a long masterpiece, but if you read it, you’ll learn how the west dominated the world through technology and germs.
This book was written by an Anthropologist, who decides to challenge our conception of debt. Maybe read the first few chapters of this book and stop, but you’ll think of the concept of debt differently, which is worth the slog.