The Resource Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (electronic resource/)

Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (electronic resource/)

Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
Title
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
Statement of responsibility
[by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
001.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM251
LC item number
.M33 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=38959
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Enthusiasm of the French People at the Mississippi Scheme
  • Marshal Villars
  • Strategems employed and bribes given for an interview with Law
  • Great fluctuations in Mississippi stock
  • Dreadful murders
  • Law created comptroller-general of finances
  • Great sale for all kinds of ornaments in Paris
  • Financial difficulties commence
  • Men sent out to work the mines on the Mississippi, as a blind
  • Payment stopped at the bank
  • The Mississippi Scheme
  • Law dismissed from the ministry
  • Payments made in specie
  • Law and the Regent satirised in song
  • Dreadful crisis of the Mississippi Scheme
  • Law, almost a ruined man, flies to Venice
  • Death of the Regent
  • Law obliged to resort again to gambling
  • His death at Venice
  • The South-sea Bubble
  • Originated by Harley Earl of Oxford
  • John Law; his birth and youthful career
  • Exchange Alley a scene of great excitement
  • Mr. Walpole
  • Sir John Blunt
  • Great demand for shares
  • Innumerable Bubbles
  • List of nefarious projects and bubbles
  • Great rise in South-Sea stock
  • Sudden fall
  • General meeting of the directors
  • Fearful climax of the South-Sea expedition
  • Duel between Law and Wilson
  • Its effects on society
  • Uproar in the House of Commons
  • Escape of Knight
  • Apprehension of Sir John Blunt
  • Laws escape from the Kings Bench
  • The Land-bank
  • Laws gambling propensities on the continent, and acquaintance with the Duke of Orleans
  • State of France after the reign of Louis XIV
  • Paper money instituted in that country by Law
Control code
ocm49568958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, [by Charles Mackay] with a foreword by John Marks Templeton, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=38959
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Enthusiasm of the French People at the Mississippi Scheme
  • Marshal Villars
  • Strategems employed and bribes given for an interview with Law
  • Great fluctuations in Mississippi stock
  • Dreadful murders
  • Law created comptroller-general of finances
  • Great sale for all kinds of ornaments in Paris
  • Financial difficulties commence
  • Men sent out to work the mines on the Mississippi, as a blind
  • Payment stopped at the bank
  • The Mississippi Scheme
  • Law dismissed from the ministry
  • Payments made in specie
  • Law and the Regent satirised in song
  • Dreadful crisis of the Mississippi Scheme
  • Law, almost a ruined man, flies to Venice
  • Death of the Regent
  • Law obliged to resort again to gambling
  • His death at Venice
  • The South-sea Bubble
  • Originated by Harley Earl of Oxford
  • John Law; his birth and youthful career
  • Exchange Alley a scene of great excitement
  • Mr. Walpole
  • Sir John Blunt
  • Great demand for shares
  • Innumerable Bubbles
  • List of nefarious projects and bubbles
  • Great rise in South-Sea stock
  • Sudden fall
  • General meeting of the directors
  • Fearful climax of the South-Sea expedition
  • Duel between Law and Wilson
  • Its effects on society
  • Uproar in the House of Commons
  • Escape of Knight
  • Apprehension of Sir John Blunt
  • Laws escape from the Kings Bench
  • The Land-bank
  • Laws gambling propensities on the continent, and acquaintance with the Duke of Orleans
  • State of France after the reign of Louis XIV
  • Paper money instituted in that country by Law
Control code
ocm49568958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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