Light shelfwear to edges and covers. Pages tight and clean but yellowed due to age. PO name inside. 311 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1984. ISBN: 0345314182. The Chicago Switch. Nerve center that controls the Federal Reserve System, handling transactions between banks of $250 billion a day. What if electronic terrorists penetrated the Switch, the brains of America's banking system? What if they triggered a series of massive bank failures in history's greatest hold-up? What if the ensuing panic threatened to bring the nation to utter run?