Ben Mezrich has created his own highly addictive genre of nonfiction, chronicling the amazing stories of young geniuses making tons of money on the edge of impossibility, ethics, and morality.
Scenes like this, and Threshold is full of them, are stupid and only enjoyable when parodied in a film like Austin Powers II.
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Ben Mezrich delivers a tense, propulsive story of ambition and success. Matthew Pearl, New York Times bestselling author of The Dante Club and The Dante Chamber.
Ben Mezrich (born February 7, 1969) is an American author. Mezrich was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Molli Newman, a lawyer, and Reuben Mezrich, a chairman of radiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He was raised in a Conservative Jewish household, and attended Princeton Day School, in Princeton, New Jersey. He graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Social Studies from Harvard University in 1991.
This 29 year old wonder has been truly blessed
Mezrich's writing displays a raw, unbridled ferocity that I have never seen in the thriller genre. This 29 year old wonder has been truly blessed. Threshold is a non-stop-top-notch techno thriller!!!! Great! Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 21 years ago. THRESHOLD! IT'S LIKE SAYING DIE HARD was just another action flick! WOW! Written with grace and wit.
Ugly Americans: The True Story of the Ivy League Cowboys Who Raided the Asian Markets for Millions is a book by Ben Mezrich that recounts the exploits of an American called John Malcolm (a pseudonym) arbitraging index futures in Japan in the 1990s
Ugly Americans: The True Story of the Ivy League Cowboys Who Raided the Asian Markets for Millions is a book by Ben Mezrich that recounts the exploits of an American called John Malcolm (a pseudonym) arbitraging index futures in Japan in the 1990s. The book was released on May 4, 2004 by William Morrow and Company. By 2008 Kevin Spacey's Trigger Street Productions has the film rights to the book.
Ben Mezrich was born in 1969 and received a degree in social studies from Harvard University in 1991. He originally wrote fiction, occasionally under the pseudonym Holden Scott, before switching to nonfiction. His nonfiction works include Ugly Americans, Busting Vegas, Rigged, and Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History.
by. Mezrich, Ben, 1969-. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.
Two of the story's iconic characters are Harvard students Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss: identical twins, Olympic rowers, and foils to Mark Zuckerberg. Charlie and the Whiz Kids discover a prehistoric mammoth tusk and stumble right into the nefarious clutches of an eccentric billionaire in this hilarious third novel of the Charlie Numbers series