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Hardcover:

9781400069972 | Random House Inc, November 30, 2010, cover price $18.00

Paperback:

9780812982404 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, October 25, 2016), cover price $16.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781596597617 | Unabridged edition (Gildan Audio, November 8, 2011), cover price $19.98

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Hardcover:

9781400067824 | Random House Inc, November 27, 2012, cover price $30.00

Paperback:

9780812979688 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, January 28, 2014), cover price $18.00
9780812985924 | Random House, November 1, 2013, cover price $15.00

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CD/Spoken Word:

9780739370698 | Unabridged edition (Random House, November 27, 2012), cover price $45.00

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Product Description: Believe it or not, our DNA is almost exactly the same as that of our ancestors. While scientific advances in agriculture, medicine, and technology have protected man, to some degree, from dangers such as starvation, illness, and exposure, the fact remains that our cave-dwelling cousins were considerably healthier than we are...read more
By Arthur De Vany and Nassim Nicholas Taleb (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9781605291833 | Rodale Pr, December 21, 2010, cover price $24.99

Paperback:

9781609613761 | 1 edition (Rodale Pr, December 20, 2011), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Believe it or not, our DNA is almost exactly the same as that of our ancestors.

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Examines the role of the unexpected, discussing why improbable events are not anticipated or understood properly, and how humans rationalize the black swan phenomenon to make it appear less random.

Hardcover:

9781846145650 | Gardners Books, December 1, 2011, cover price $48.05
9781400063512 | Random House Inc, April 17, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines the role of the unexpected, discussing why improbable events are not anticipated or understood properly, and how humans rationalize the black swan phenomenon to make it appear less random.

Paperback:

9780812973815 | 2 edition (Random House Inc, May 11, 2010), cover price $18.00

Miscellaneous:

9781588365835 | Random House Inc, April 17, 2007, cover price $28.00

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Product Description: Le Hasard sauvage Sommes-nous vraiment capables de distinguer le genie visionnaire de l'imbecile chanceux? Pourquoi nous obstinons-nous a vouloir trouver des messages senses dans des evenements dus au seul hasard? Et n'aurions-nous pas une facheuse tendance a ordonner le reel selon une routine mentale biaisee, plutot que de le voir tel qu'il est, avec toute son incertitude? S'inspirant de disciplines aussi diverses que la litterature, la philosophie, la theorie des probabilites, la science cognitive et la finance, Nassim Nicholas Taleb montre comment notre esprit nous conduit a voir le monde, et en particulier les mecanismes de la Bourse, comme beaucoup plus previsible qu'il ne l'est...read more

Paperback:

9782251444284 | Box edition (Isd, November 29, 2011), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Le Hasard sauvage Sommes-nous vraiment capables de distinguer le genie visionnaire de l'imbecile chanceux?

Product Description: Dans la mythologie grecque, Procuste avait la particularite de couper les membres des ses hotes ou de les ecarteler pour qu'ils rentrent dans le lit qu'il leur offrait. Telle est, aux yeux de Nassim Taleb, notre societe qui entend modifier les hommes pour qu'ils satisfassent les contraintes technologiques, reprochant a la realite de ne pas etre conforme aux modeles economiques, creant des maladies pour vendre ses medicaments, definissant l'intelligence en fonction du savoir institutionnel et persuadant les individus que le travail est un esclavage necessaire...read more

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9782251444352 | Isd, November 23, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Dans la mythologie grecque, Procuste avait la particularite de couper les membres des ses hotes ou de les ecarteler pour qu'ils rentrent dans le lit qu'il leur offrait.

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9788449322259 | Italian edition edition (Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, March 2, 2009), cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Brand New.

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Contends that randomness and probability have a large impact on life, claims that people regularly fail to recognize that role, and tells how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular.

Hardcover:

9781400067930 | 2 updated edition (Random House Inc, October 14, 2008), cover price $28.00
9781587991905 | 2 edition (Texere, April 1, 2004), cover price $27.95

Paperback:

9780812975215 | 2 updated edition (Random House Inc, August 9, 2005), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Contends that randomness and probability have a large impact on life, claims that people regularly fail to recognize that role, and tells how to differentiate between randomness in general and the financial markets in particular.

Miscellaneous:

9781588367679 | Random House Inc, October 14, 2008, cover price $17.00

By Jim Gatheral and Nassim Nicholas Taleb (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780471792512 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 11, 2006, cover price $70.00

Miscellaneous:

9780470068250 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 5, 2006, cover price $60.00

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Product Description: Brand NEW. We ship worldwide

Hardcover:

9788497323925 | 2nd edition edition (Cengage Learning Latin America, April 20, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Brand NEW.

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Product Description: Selected by Amazon.com and The Financial Times as one of the best business books of the year, Fooled by Randomness is an instant classic. Already published in 14 languages, the book?s title has entered our vocabulary. After reading the excitement expressed below for Fooled by Randomness one realizes that its world-wide bestseller status is no random event...read more

Paperback:

9781587991844 | Texere, March 1, 2004, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Selected by Amazon.

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Product Description: In Fooled by Randomness, Taleb takes the reader on a fascinating journey through our perceptions of success, failure and luck. He takes the mathematics and psychology of probability and explains them with reference to the financial markets and life in general...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781587990717 | Texere, October 1, 2001, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: In Fooled by Randomness, Taleb takes the reader on a fascinating journey through our perceptions of success, failure and luck.

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