The Madoff Chronicles: Inside the Secret World of Bernie and Ruth

The Madoff Chronicles: Inside the Secret World of Bernie and Ruth

by Brian Ross

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Overview

After the news broke of Bernie Madoff's arrest on December 11, 2008, the facts were hard to grasp. Madoff claimed to have stolen fifty billion dollars; the sum seemed impossibly large. But of course it wasn't impossible. And that was only the beginning of the story. As chief investigative correspondent for ABC News, Brian Ross has been on the front lines of the Madoff scandal since the beginning. Throughout the course of his investigation, he and his team have achieved unequaled access to the investigators working to unravel Madoff's fraud, and have succeeded in cultivating sources deep within the walls of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities that no other journalist has reached.The result is an unparalleled, fly-on-the-wall view of a life of corrupted luxury and outrageous lies.

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ISBN-13: 9781484781401
Publisher: Disney Press
Publication date: 01/05/2016
Series: ABC
Sold by: DISNEY PUBLISHING WORLDWIDE -EBKS
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 13 MB
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Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Brian Ross is one of America’s most respected and honored journalists. As ABC News’ Chief Investigative Correspondent, he has earned a reputation for holding the powerful accountable with investigations into financial corruption, human rights abuses, and government failures. His reports have put the guilty in prison and helped free the innocent.

In addition to his groundbreaking findings on the Bernard Madoff Pinzi scheme scandal, Ross has helped to expose the cover-up of sexual abuse of Peace Corps volunteers, the CIA’s use of torture and its secret prisons, the unjust denial of black lung benefits to American coal miners, the use of child labor by major American retailers in Bangladesh, and a long list of scandals that have shaken the political world in Washington.

The winner of virtually every major journalism award many times over, Ross has worked at ABC News since 1994 and before that held a similar position at NBC News. He lives in New York.

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Madoff Chronicles: Inside the Secret World of Bernie and Ruth 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
NeilDTN More than 1 year ago
I got my money worth on this one. I get bored easy and this was a fast, thorough read with just enough detail and surprises that I tore through it. Mr. Ross did a great job! I had no idea what a true sociopath Madoff was until I read this.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I inaccurately referred to the SEC as the FCC in my review. My bad :)