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Liar's Poker: Rising Through the Wreckage on Wall Street Character Descriptions

Michael Lewis (author)
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Character Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Characters

Michael Lewis - This person is the author of Liar's Poker and begins this semi-autobiographical tale as a twenty-four-year-old graduate student living in 1984 London.

John Gutfreund - This person is the Chairman and CEO of Salomon Brothers, the Wall Street investment banking firm, and is known as the "King of the Street."

John Meriwether - This person is a Salomon trader and known as "King of the Game."

Salomon Brothers Managing Director's wife - This is the person who gets the author a job after dining at the same table for...

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