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Barbarians at the gate : the fall of RJR Nabisco

Author: Bryan Burrough; John Helyar
Publisher: London : Arrow, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More than ten years on the results of the 1988 battle for control of RJR Nabisco is still affecting the world of international business. This revealing book provides a true picture of Wall Street greed at its worst.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Burrough; John Helyar
ISBN: 0099469154 9780099469155
OCLC Number: 56344891
Notes: Originally published: London : Cape, 1990.
Description: xxi, 531 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bryan Burrough & John Helyar.

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Tells the story of the largest corporate take-over in American history. With a stake of $25 billion, the battle for the control of RJR Nabisco in 1988 became a symbol of the greed and power-mongering  Read more...

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'The most bizarre financial mock-epic of our age. Read it open-mouthed; wonder and shudder.' Independent"

 
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