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J. Paul Getty: The Dysfunctional Billionaire
By Daniel Alef
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Profile of J. Paul Getty, one of America’s first billionaires. Getty, the richest man in the world in the mid 20th century, was a consummate businessman who built an oil empire and left a vast antiquities and art collection as his legacy. But he was a womanizer, a miser, and a completely dysfunctional parent. This is a tale of great success in business and utter failure as a human being.
The Man Behind The Brand - On The Go
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Open a copy of the Information Please Almanac and turn to the chapter on famous people. 4000 names and you won't know hardly any. But what about names everyone knows? Pillsbury, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names we as we travel.