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Liar's Poker: Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Michael Lewis (author)
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 127 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.

Liar's Poker Abstract

* John Gutfreund, Chairman of the declining Salomon Brothers investment firm, walks around the trading floor to gather information about the day's business.
* He may not say anything but the telltale expensive cigar ash he drops shows his presence.
* Gutfreund wants to play one hand of Liar's Poker with John Meriwether for a million...

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