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    DescriptionA magic pill that cuts fuel consumption and reduces emissions - that was the miracle promised by Tim Johnston's company, Firepower. Everyone believed him; prime ministers and presidents, doctors and diplomats, business leaders and sporting heroes - even ASIC, the corporate watchdog, went along with the myth. Millions of shares were sold to investors, and by 2007, Firepower had become the biggest sporting sponsor in the country. But it was all a sham. In this compelling account, Gerard Ryle demolishes the fairytale, exposing a wobbly financial pyramid and the greatest fraud ever committed in Australia.


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    Title
    Firepower
    Subtitle
    The Most Spectacular Fraud in Australian History
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gerard Ryle
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 153 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 398 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781741753554
    ISBN 10: 1741753554
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T7.5
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1MBF
    BIC E4L: CRI
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 805
    Ingram Subject Code: NC
    Libri: I-NC
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET026
    Ingram Theme: CULT/AUSTRL
    BISAC V2.8: TRU000000
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: JKVK
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS004000
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 364.1680994
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    LC classification: HV6699.A8 R85 2009
    LC subject heading:
    Publisher
    Allen & Unwin
    Imprint name
    Allen & Unwin
    Publication date
    01 May 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Sydney
    Author Information
    Gerard Ryle is an acclaimed reporter who has worked at both "The Age "and "Sydney Morning Herald. "