The Creature From Jekyll Island: A Second Look at The Federal Reserve (5th Edition, 608 pages) by G. Edward Griffin is the classic exposé of the Fed that has become the most influential book ever written on this subject. The 5th Edition is update to include a no-holds barred analysis of bank bailouts under the Bush and Obama Administrations. These government bailouts using tax-payer money are shown to be nothing less than a legalized plunder of the American people. Many other updates have been added, including a revision to the list of those who attended the historic meeting at Jekyll Island where the Federal Reserve was created.
Where does money come from? Where does it go? Who makes it? The money magician's secrets are unveiled. Here is a close look at their mirrors and smoke machines, the pulleys, cogs, and wheels that create the grand illusion called money. A boring subject? Just wait. You'll be hooked in five minutes. It reads like a detective story, which it really is, but it's all true.
This book is about the most blatant scam of history. It's all here: the cause of wars, boom-bust cycles, inflation, depression, prosperity. Your world view will definitely change. Putting it quite simply, this may be the most important book on world affairs you will ever read.
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