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Best reading?

As I'm new to futures, is there any place in particular you recommend for a good read?

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As I'm new to futures, is there any place in particular you recommend for a good read?

I would suggest Larry Williams. He is a good teacher for learning how to trade Commodities.

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Larry Williams

The Master!

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*Market Wizards: Interviews with Top Traders by Jack D. Schwager
*The New Market Wizards: Conversations with America's Top Traders by Jack D. Schwager

*The Disciplined Trader: Developing Winning Attitudes by Mark Douglas
*Trading in the Zone: Master the Market with Confidence, Discipline and a Winning Attitude by Mark Douglas

*Reminiscences of a Stock Operator (Wiley Investment Classics) by Edwin Lefevre

*Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets: A Comprehensive Guide to Trading Methods and Applications (New York Institute of Finance) by John J. Murphy

Just be in mind that books will not trade for you.

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Dump all the other junk, and read the real stuff.

"The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven." - Milton
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Dump all the other junk, and read the real stuff.

@Anagami

So do you think Mark Douglas, Jack D. Schwager, Edwin Lefevre and Larry Williams... wrote junk then?

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So do you think Mark Douglas, Jack D. Schwager, Edwin Lefevre and Larry Williams... wrote junk then?

With respect to technical aspects of trading and compared to Al Brooks, yes.

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With respect to technical aspects of trading and compared to Al Brooks, yes.

Okay then...

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