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Giving it all away : the Doris Buffett story

Author: Michael Zitz
Publisher: Sag Harbor, NY : Permanent Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Warren Buffett's big sister Doris, known as the Sunshine Lady, derives such joy from helping others on a one on one basis that her own hard life, including estrangement from her own children, has never hardened her heart.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Doris Buffett; Doris Buffett; Doris Buffett; Warren Buffett; Howard Buffett
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Zitz
ISBN: 9781579622091 1579622097
OCLC Number: 542263588
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Here's the deal --
Mommy dearest --
A clarion call --
Growing up Buffett --
Mr. Buffett goes to Washington --
Paying it forward --
Doing her duty --
Red becomes her --
Don't call her Eleanor --
Black Monday gives the black sheep a black eye --
The little tow truck that could --
The Sing Sing redemption --
A good man is hard to find --
My prediction? Pain! --
Discovering Dodo --
Warren asks for help --
It's just bad luck --
Mental illness and the Buffetts --
The girls --
The next generation --
Dear Doris.
Responsibility: Michael Zitz.

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Warren Buffett's big sister Doris, known as the Sunshine Lady, derives such joy from helping others on a one on one basis that her own hard life, including estrangement from her own children, has never hardened her heart.

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