Virtual Billions: The Genius, the Drug Lord, and the Ivy League Twins Behin…
Bitcoin, the digital currency, was introduced in 2009 with little fanfare; five years later, shocking the world, it was worth $14 billion. This book explores the cyber currency by focusing on the remarkable stories and intriguing personalities ofthose responsible for its sudden success: Satoshi Nakamoto, the reclusive and anonymous genius who created Bitcoin; Ross Ulbricht, aka the Dread Pirate Roberts, administrator of the largest and most successful Dark Web drug superstore, using Bitcoin…
ISBN 10 : 9781312959187
ISBN 13 : 1312959185
DIRTY PAKI LINGERIE is a solo play by Aizzah Fatima that shows different characters, all of whom are confronting the intersection of tradition and modernity as Muslim women. Fatima..
ISBN 10 : 9781429953528
ISBN 13 : 1429953527
A joint biography of John Foster Dulles and Allen Dulles, who led the United States into an unseen war that decisively shaped today's world During the 1950s, when the Cold War was ..
ISBN 10 : 9781476740003
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A “brilliant” (Fortune), eye-opening history of the war on cancer, The Truth in Small Doses asks why we are losing this essential fight and charts a path forward. Over the past..
ISBN 10 : 9781628720242
ISBN 13 : 1628720247
“A captivating history” of the world’s second most widely spoken language, from ancient dialect to digital slang (The Daily Telegraph). What role did the Black Death play in ..
ISBN 10 : 0919554237
ISBN 13 : 9780919554238
ISBN 10 : 1596917687
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Weaving together science and storytelling, art and anthropology, Dewdney takes readers on a fascinating journey through the nocturnal realm. In twelve chapters corresponding to the..
ISBN 10 : 0962940445
ISBN 13 : 9780962940446