The first billion is the hardest: reflections on a life of comebacks and america's energy future

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Crown Publishers,
Pub. Date:
[2008]
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1st ed.
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English
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The man whose corporate takeover attempts and shareholder activism reshaped the oil industry in the 1980s recounts his most awe-inspiring comeback, which saw him net over a billion dollars in his seventh decade. 8-page b&w photo insert.
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9780307395771
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subject_facet Autobiographies, Petroleum industry and trade -- United States, Pickens, T. Boone -- (Thomas Boone), Success in business
title_display The first billion is the hardest : reflections on a life of comebacks and america's energy future
title_full The first billion is the hardest : reflections on a life of comebacks and america's energy future / T. Boone Pickens
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