Conspiracy of Fools: A True Story (Paperback)

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From an award-winning New York Times reporter comes the full, mind-boggling story of the lies, crimes, and ineptitude behind the spectacular scandal that imperiled a presidency, destroyed a marketplace, and changed Washington and Wall Street forever . . .

About the Author

Kurt Eichenwald wrote for "The New York Times" for more than twenty years. A two-time winner of the George Polk Award for excellence in journalism, he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2000 and 2002. He is the author of three bestselling books, one of which, "The Informant", was made into a major motion picture. He lives in Dallas with his wife and three children. Visit him online at

Praise For…

Praise for Kurt Eichenwald’s bestseller, The Informant:

“Ranks with A Civil Action as one of the best nonfiction books of the last decade.”
New York Times Book Review

“The thriller of the year—and it’s all true!”
Dallas Morning News

“One of the most intriguing—and nearly unbelievable—nonfiction books in recent memory . . . a tangled tale worthy of John Le Carré.”
Portland Oregonian

“A compelling narrative . . . a business book for Grisham readers.”
Chicago Tribune

“Reads like a well-written whodunit.”
Denver Post

“A spellbinding account, as much of a page-turner as a Grisham novel.”
Washington Monthly

“I guarantee it’ll keep you reading late into the night.”
—Jonathan Harr, author of A Civil Action

Product Details
ISBN: 9780767911795
ISBN-10: 0767911792
Publisher: Broadway Books
Publication Date: December 27th, 2005
Pages: 746
Language: English