• Firepower: the Most Spectacular Fraud in Australian History

    Firepower: the Most Spectacular Fraud in Australian History
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    ISBN: 9781741753554
    Title: Firepower: the Most Spectacular Fraud in Australian History
    Author: RYLE GERARD

    This is thescandalous tale of one of the greatest business scams in Australian business historythe controversial fuel pill, Firepower. A magic pill that cuts fuel consumption and reduces emissionsthat 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. Millions of shares were sold to investors, and by 2007, Firepower had become the biggest sporting sponsor in the countrybut 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. Tim Johnston divided his people into Oranges and Lemons. Those who didn't know him enough yet, he called Oranges. They thought he was nice and sweet and juicy. But those who really got to know him became Lemons: he left them bitter and twisted."

    Format: Trade paperback
    Price: $40.00
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