Das Kapital: A novel of love and money Markets by Viken Berberian

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By Viken Berberian

Relocating seamlessly among the monetary skyscrapers of recent York and the crisp blue skies of Corsica and Marseille, Das Kapital is a rare homage to Marx's seminal paintings for the twenty-first century. Wayne is the emblematic Wall highway dealer: opportunistic, brash and pushed. His place is anything of a rarity; he bets opposed to the market's upward thrust, playing colossal amounts of cash at the brief promote and profiting highly from the cave in of whole economies and cultures — in brief, from the dissolution of monetary and social infrastructure on a world scale — all from the distant convenience of his Gloomberg terminal.

To accomplish this, Wayne enlists the help of a cryptic Corsican whose personal tradition and identification are quick disappearing within the upward push of a common nationality — one whose universal language is e-mail and whose valuable artifacts are zipped into slick JPEGs, seen in basic terms in thumbnail measurement. Unbeknownst to them, either males are concerned with a similar lady, an structure pupil named Alix who lives in Marseille. yet whereas she and the Corsican have a actual courting, it's the playfully erotic and surprisingly elusive electronic mail among Alix and Wayne that inspires either ardour and tenderness.

Exquisitely written and infused with moments of impossible to resist humor, Das Kapital is a riveting tale approximately capitalism and love, and the know-how that controls them either.

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El jefe de estudios veía en mi interés cierta vocación culinaria, pero yo no quería hacer postres; la posibilidad de que una de mis asignaturas de COU consistiera en aprender y practicar hasta la perfección el arte de la tarta de manzana me llenó de un gozo sobrenatural, sólo comprensible para un españolito abrumado, sin ir más lejos, por el latín y el griego del curso CALIFORNIA 83 SANTOGRIAL anterior. De todas formas, no quería dejarme llevar por el ímpetu de una elección poco meditada; aquel COU tenía que ser, con diferencia, el más fácil, llevadero y cómodo de toda la historia de los COU californianos.

Ya está, la boda de Caná en versión cítrica. También me explicó que hoy vendría la señora Miller de visita y que entre los tres podíamos descongelar y limpiar el frigorífico del garaje. Asentí con una profunda pereza interior, imperceptible a los ojos de Betty, mientras el Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? de Culture Club sonaba desde la tele con meridiano oportunismo. La Miller no tardó en llegar en un Ford Pinto, probablemente uno de los coches más feos que había visto en mi vida. Entró en casa agitando los brazos como un molino desbocado: —¡Joe!

La construcción era de una sola planta en forma de H; los largos pasillos con las taquillas estaban al aire libre y las oficinas, junto a la biblioteca, en el tramo central que unía las dos filas de aulas, en total 48. El campus se completaba, en la parte trasera, con una enorme explanada de césped CALIFORNIA 83 SANTOGRIAL y cemento coronada por el edificio que albergaba la cafetería y el comedor. Más allá, había unas instalaciones deportivas que superaban por sí solas las de la mayoría de pueblos españoles que yo conocía; un polideportivo, dos canchas de baloncesto al aire libre, un gimnasio, dos campos de fútbol, uno de béisbol, piscina reglamentaria, cuatro canchas de tenis y pista de atletismo.

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