Tag: World

The Cycle of Cosmic Catastrophes: How a Stone-Age Comet Changed the Course of World Culture (Paperback)

Review “The Cycle of Cosmic Catastrophes tells a fascinating, remarkable, and scientifically convincing story that will change how we look at our world. The important conclusion that catastrophes like this could happen again at any time should inspire a united global effort to confront this serious danger to Earth.” (Prof. Anders Nilsson, Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory, […]

Catastrophe: The Story of Bernard L. Madoff, The Man Who Swindled the World (Paperback)

From Publishers Weekly With his arrest on Dec. 11, 2008, the world first learned that Wall Street trader and former NASDAQ chairman Bernard Madoff was allegedly running the largest Ponzi scheme in history, a $50 billion scam constructed over decades. Husband and wife writing team the Strobers (Billy Graham, The Nixon Presidency) set out to […]