The Big Rich

The Big Rich : The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes

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An epic account of how Texas oil transformed wealth and power in America is presented through the stories of the state's four most influential oil families, tracing how they rose from modest backgrounds, shaped the government, and bankrolled the nation's largest rise of modern conservatism. 125,000 first printing.show more

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  • Hardback | 466 pages
  • 157.48 x 238.76 x 38.1mm | 793.78g
  • Penguin Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white plates
  • 1594201994
  • 9781594201998
  • 1,037,759

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