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    DescriptionThe life of Arnold Ziff is the story of one of Yorkshire s most successful businessmen. He floated his property company at the height of the post-war property boom, making him a fortune. His triumphant takeover of Barratts provided the backbone for one of today s few remaining independent retail shoe businesses, and through the development of the Merrion Centre he played a pivotal role in the post-war revival and redevelopment of Leeds. He never forgot the debt he and his family owed to Leeds, and the gifts stemming from his gratitude touched many of its institutions and inhabitants. He could be a difficult man, but he was also charming and generous. His family was all-important, and this included not just relatives but also those whom he dealt with in his many other activities. Above all, it is his humanity which shines throughout this book.


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    Title
    Arnold Ziff
    Subtitle
    The Making of a Great Yorkshireman
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nigel Watson
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 159 mm
    Height: 222 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 538 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780853037040
    ISBN 10: 0853037043
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17820
    BIC E4L: BUS
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: KJH
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.8
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: BGB
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    DC22: 338.04092
    BISAC V2.8: BUS070000, BIO003000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: HC252.5.Z54 W37 2005
    Thema V1.0: KJH, DNBB
    Illustrations note
    8 pages b/w 16 pages colour and a family tree
    Publisher
    Vallentine Mitchell & Co Ltd
    Imprint name
    Vallentine Mitchell & Co Ltd
    Publication date
    29 November 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Ilford