Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Large print ed.
861 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Thorndike Press large print basic
Thorndike Press large print basic series.
Subtitle from cover.
This is the story of John Stone, a financier and arms dealer, a man so wealthy that he was able to manipulate markets, industries, and indeed entire countries. A panoramic novel with a riveting mystery at its heart, Stone's Fall is a quest to discover how and why John Stone died in a fall from a window at his London home. This search for the truth plays out against the backdrop of the evolution of high-stakes international finance and the arms race.