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Title: The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

Author: Michael Lewis

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Type: Non Fiction

Released: March 15, 2010

Length: 266 pages

A book about the financial crisis as told through the eyes of minor players, such as managers of three small hedge funds. Lewis reveals how these Wall Street bit players were among the first to see the subprime crisis coming.

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Daryl Paranada is the associate web producer for Marketplace overseeing all daily website content and production, as well as producing multimedia features -- including the popular economic explainer series Whiteboard -- and special projects. Follow him on Twitter @darylparanada.

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