The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy

W. W. Norton & Company
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The New York Times Bestseller, with a new afterword

"[Michael Lewis’s] most ambitious and important book." —Joe Klein, New York Times

Michael Lewis’s brilliant narrative of the Trump administration’s botched presidential transition takes us into the engine rooms of a government under attack by its leaders through willful ignorance and greed. The government manages a vast array of critical services that keep us safe and underpin our lives from ensuring the safety of our food and drugs and predicting extreme weather events to tracking and locating black market uranium before the terrorists do. The Fifth Risk masterfully and vividly unspools the consequences if the people given control over our government have no idea how it works.

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About the author

Michael Lewis is the best-selling author of Liar’s Poker, Moneyball, The Blind Side, The Big Short, and The Undoing Project. He lives in Berkeley, California, with his wife and three children.

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Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
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Published on
Oct 2, 2018
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Pages
256
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ISBN
9781324002659
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Language
English
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Genres
Business & Economics / Commercial Policy
Political Science / American Government / National
Political Science / Public Policy / Agriculture & Food Policy
Political Science / Public Policy / Energy Policy
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