Lewis Braham is a journalist whose work has appeared in a number of business publications, including BusinessWeek, SmartMoney, and Bloomberg Markets.
An easy to read and fascinating book. It's totally amazing what John Bogle was able to accomplish. He's like an "economic" Martin Luther--a rebel fighting the investment industry... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Stan57
A light book about someone who dare to make the mutual fund industry really mutual.
The book struggles between a biography and a research of Vanguard history. Read more
Since I am a big fan of Jack Bogle I looked forward to reading this book. For the most part I enjoyed it. Read morePublished on December 12, 2012 by Hank Bertsch
Braham bites off a lot in "The House That Bogle Built." Primarily, of course, it's a well-researched biography of Jack Bogle and the company he founded. Read morePublished on June 7, 2011 by Jupiter Jones
John Clifton Bogle. "Fortune" named him one of the four Investment Giants of the 20th century. In 2004, "Time" called him one of the world's 100 most powerful and influential... Read morePublished on May 26, 2011 by Obadiah Plainman
Being a relatively new Vanguard investor, but having long known of it's reputation as the low cost provider of mutual funds, I looked forward with great anticipation to learning... Read morePublished on May 24, 2011 by just me
John (Jack) Bogle is rightfully a legend in investing, having founded the only true "mutual fund" company in existence and the only important person in the industry to fight to... Read morePublished on May 15, 2011 by R. Cole
Any investor in Vanguard funds with an interest in history would be served by reading this book - any non investor would be BETTER served by reading this and why they should... Read morePublished on May 8, 2011 by Rob Stein