The Asylum: Inside the Rise and Ruin of the Global Oil Market

The Asylum: Inside the Rise and Ruin of the Global Oil Market

Leah McGrath Goodman


The Asylum is a beautiful exposé by means of a pro Wall road journalist that when and for all finds the reality at the back of America’s oil dependancy in all its unscripted and dysfunctional glory.

In the culture of Too substantial to Fail and Liar’s Poker, writer Leah McGrath Goodman tells the amazing-but-true tale of a band of suffering, hardscrabble investors who, after enduring many years of scorn from New York’s stuffy monetary institution, overcame greater than a century of failure, infighting, and brinksmanship to construct the world’s reigning oil empire—entirely by means of accident.

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