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Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

Awesome book about the history of Risk in the world. Reading this will give you all kinds of insights into how and why the current financial situation happened, and even how it could have been ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - getAbstract - Goodreads

Lucid, accessible history of risk management This work is a minor classic of financial literature. Business historian Peter L. Bernstein wrote it during the early 1990s, when faith in the power of ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Russell - Goodreads

Great book. Covers the entire history of the concept of risk, explaining it all the while. I wish my statistics book in college was this interesting. I think I really understand statistics now. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Great book on the history of risk. Read full review

Well written and informative

User Review  - ecjacket - Overstock.com

If you want a good review on the understanding and management of risk, this book is a good choice. It is well written and entertaining. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Al R - Goodreads

This is pretty great. Obviously most interesting to people working in financial markets (or gamblers) but it's also a really good piece of science history, tracing the history of the understanding of ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Joseph Devon - Goodreads

Thoroughly enjoyed this. It examines the study and the notion of risk throughout...well throughout forever. A lot of the reviews make this out to be chock full of math, but speaking as a very non-math ... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Nate - Goodreads

History of statistics and mathematics, including interesting color on the key people in history who made the mathematical achievements. Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - Puguh - Goodreads

You'd better read this before start touching 'technical' statistic books!!! Will bring you to different approach to the world of probabilistics... Read full review

Review: Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

User Review  - TK Keanini - Goodreads

One of the best books ever written on the notion of risk. Read full review


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