Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: October 2017
A Wealthmanagement.com Best Business Book of 2017
An uproarious account of Mark Twain's endless attempts to strike it rich, all of which served only to empty his pockets
Mark Twain's lifetime spans America's era of greatest economic growth. And Twain was an active, even giddy, participant in all the great booms and busts of his time, launching himself into one harebrained get-rich scheme after another. But far from striking it rich, the man who coined the term "Gilded Age" failed with comical regularity to join the ranks of plutocrats who made this period in Amer... View More...