High Stakes PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

High Stakes free pdf High Stakes was written while author Nigel Goldman was in prison. It is a book about greed, the chances and opportunities afforded to him in life, and about how seeking the ultimate win led him to experience extremes of lifestyle. The book takes us on a roller coaster ride, beginning with his wheeling and dealing at public school and the formation of his first business, which subsequently folded due to his compulsive gambling. After escaping the UK for America in an attempt to evade creditors, there followed three years of hectic trading on the New York Commodity Exchange, which culminated in a windfall profit. Following this fortuitous upturn in finances, Goldman then returned to the UK and founded a new company but soon became involved in a highly publicised multi-million pound VAT fraud trial. Although he was dramatically cleared of this crime, he was soon to spend a short spell in prison for an unrelated fraud misdemeanour. Upon his release, Goldman set up yet another business venture that brought with it the luxuries of expensive cars, exotic travel, flamboyancy and lucrative racehorse ownership. After drilling oil wells dry on and off for over 15 years, the sum of Goldman's w

About Nigel Goldman

Nigel Goldman was born in 1957 and educated at Carmel College, Oxen. He now lives very modestly with his girlfriend in Andalusia, southern Spain, where he works as an Internet bookmaker. This is his first book.

Details Book

Author : Nigel Goldman
Publisher : Mainstream Publishing
Data Published : 30 September 2004
ISBN : 1840188537
EAN : 9781840188530
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 272 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews High Stakes



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Emma Goldman free pdfEmma Goldman

    Emma Goldman is the story of a modern radical who took seriously the idea that inner liberation is the first business of social revolution. Her politics. from beginning to end. was based on resistance to that which thwarted the free development of the inner self..


  • Anarchism and Other Essays free pdfAnarchism and Other Essays

    Among the men and women prominent in the public life of America there are but few whose names are mentioned as often as that of Emma Goldman. Yet the real Emma Goldman is almost quite unknown..


  • The Partnership  :  The Making of Goldman Sachs free pdfThe Partnership : The Making of Goldman Sachs

    Goldman Sachs is the most profitable and powerful investment bank in the world today. Fifty years ago. it was a marginal family firm with limited prospects..


  • A Dangerous Woman free pdfA Dangerous Woman

    A wonderful retelling of the famous anarchis and radical icon Emma Goldman's extraordinary life. this graphic biography embodies the richness and drama of Goldman's story in a wholly original way..


  • Today I Am a Man free pdfToday I Am a Man

    50 year old Steven Goldman waits for Todd Holloway. a 15 year old student. to leave school. and beats him up in front of his friends. Afterwards Goldman calmly goes home to have dinner with his family while he waits for the police to arrest him..


  • High Stakes free pdfHigh Stakes

    . High Stakes was written while author Nigel Goldman was in prison. It is a book about greed, the chances and opportunities afforded to him in life, and about how seeking the ultimate win led him to e