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W.K. KELLOGG FOUNDATION : THE FIRST ELEV

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

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HEROS AND VILLAINS OF FINANCE

By: Adam Baldwin

Price: $22.95

Publisher: WILEY PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM504274


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SNOWBALL : WARREN BUFFETT AND THE BUSINE

By: ALICE SCHROEDER

Price: $10.00

Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

Seller ID: IM189543


Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to him his work, opinions, struggles, triumphs, follies, and wisdom. The result is the personally revealing and complete biography of the man known everywhere as "The Oracle of Omaha.... View more info

MONTAGU NORMAN

By: ANDREW BOYLE

Price: $15.00

Edition: 1ST

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FIRE AND ICE : STORY OF CHARLES REVSON

By: ANDREW P. TOBIAS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM216257


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SWIMMING ACROSS

By: ANDREW S GROVE

Price: $13.75

Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM148973


"Swimming Across" is a personal and cultural memoir tracing Andrew Grove's most formative years. Beginning on the eve of Nazi Germany's invasion of his native Hungary and ending with his flight from communism to America 16 years later, it combines a child's sense of wonder with an engineer's passion for order and detail. Grove's uplifting autobiography depicts his family's struggle to survive in the face of a host of staggering obstacles. Nearly killed by scarlet fever a... View more info

FIRE AND ICE

By: ANDREW TOBIAS

Price: $3.50

Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

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FIRE AND ICE

By: ANDREW TOBIAS

Price: $4.00

Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

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BECOMING STEVE JOBS

By: BRENT SCHLENDER

Price: $15.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM112723


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ENTER HELEN: THE INVENTION OF HELEN GURLEY

By: BROOKE HAUSER

Price: $14.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM28600


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RUPERT MURDOCH'S CHINA ADVENTURES

By: BRUCE DOVER

Price: $9.50

Publisher: TUTTLE PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM268306


Rupert Murdoch, media mogul and global celebrity billionaire, is well-known for his impulsive actions and enormous deals. Prior to his recent takeover of the Dow Jones, Murdoch spent years working to gain a foothold in China. "Rupert Murdoch's China Adventures" tells this scintillating story, offering insight into Murdoch's infamous News Corp. Beginning in the mid 80s, Murdoch quickly discovered that gaining media access to China was a whole different ballgame than a... View more info

FIRST WITH THE NEWS

By: CHARLES WILSON

Price: $12.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

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BITE IN THE APPLE : A MEMOIR OF MY LI

By: CHRISANN BRENNAN

Price: $15.19

Publisher: PICADOR (MPS):

Seller ID: IM330289


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BITE IN THE APPLE : A MEMOIR OF MY LI

By: CHRISANN BRENNAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PICADOR (MPS):

Seller ID: IM330290


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FABULOUS ONASSIS : HIS LIFE AND LOVERS

By: CHRISTIAN CAFARAKIS

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: IM459963


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FOUNDATION FOR LIVING

By: CLARENCE YOUNG

Price: $4.00

Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL BOOK COMPANY:

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BILLIONAIRE WHO WASN'T

By: CONOR O'CLERY

Price: $9.00

Publisher: PUBLIC AFFAIRS:

Seller ID: IM381962


In 1988 Forbes Magazine hailed Chuck Feeney as the twenty-third richest American alive. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey to a blue-collar Irish-American family during the Depression, a veteran of the Korean War, he had made a fortune as co-founder of Duty Free Shoppers, the world's largest duty-free retail chain. But secretly, Feeney had already transferred all his wealth to his foundation, Atlantic Philanthropies. Only in 1997, when he sold his duty free interests, was he ... View more info

BE MY GUEST

By: CONRAD N. HILTON

Price: $3.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM33942


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BE MY GUEST

By: CONRAD N. HILTON

Price: $3.50

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM205667


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EXTRAORDINARY CIRCUMSTANCES

By: CYNTHIA COOPER

Price: $12.00

Publisher: WILEY JOHN & SONS INC.(TRADE:

Seller ID: IM166488


The longer WorldCom Chief Audit Executive Cynthia Cooper stares at the entries in front of her, the more sinister they seem. But the CFO is badgering her to delay her team's audit of the company's books and directing others to block Cooper's efforts. Still, something in the pit of her stomach tells her to keep digging. Cooper takes readers behind the scenes on a riveting, real-time journey as she and her team work at night and behind closed doors to expose the largest fr... View more info

GODS AND KINGS

By: DANA THOMAS

Price: $15.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM390118


In February 2011, John Galliano, the lauded head of Christian Dior, imploded with a drunken, anti-Semitic public tirade. Exactly a year earlier, celebrated designer Alexander McQueen took his own life three weeks before his women's wear show. Both were casualties of the war between art and commerce that has raged within fashion for the last two decades. In the mid-1990s, Galliano and McQueen arrived on the fashion scene when the business was in an artistic and econo... View more info

DIAMONDS AND DEMONS

By: DAVID BERNSTEIN

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: IM224825


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AMERICAN SUCKER

By: DAVID DENBY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM83517


In this Bracingly Honest, Page-Turning Memoir, what begins as a manic money chase-desperate to hang on to his home after his marriage breaks up. David Denby realizes he can buy out his wife's share only if he can first make a killing in the stock market-ultimately becomes an unforgettable encounter with such eternal issues as envy, love, death, sanity, and happiness. American Sucker is a singularly compelling tale of the high-tech bubble related not by a market guru or a... View more info

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FAST COMPANY : A MEMOIR OF LIFE LOVE A

By: DAVID M. GROSS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

Seller ID: IM99134


It's the thick of the mid-1990s boom, and David M. Gross is racking up billable hours for a Manhattan corporate law firm and thinking that there must be more to life. Out of the blue, a friend calls with a tantalizing and risky proposal: How would he feel about moving to Bologna to help turn around a legendary, down-on-its-luck Italian motorcycle company, known for its dominance on the track and its inability to turn a profit? After a brief soul-search and popping his fi... View more info

LOOKING AHEAD : THE PAPERS OF DAVID SARN

By: DAVID SARNOFF

Price: $9.00

Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL BOOK COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM427546


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