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The many lives of Kenneth Myer

Author: Sue Ebury
Publisher: Carlton, Vic. : Miegunyah Press, 2008.
Series: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd. ser., no. 108.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A "warts-and-all" view of this driven, mercurial, and above all, unconventional man is provided in this comprehensive biography. The prominent Australian businessman and philanthropist's fascinating life story starts at the very beginning, with the groundwork laid by his father for the family business and Ken's purportedly illegitimate birth in California to his unfortunate role as executive chairman for the family  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Ebury, Sue.
Many lives of Kenneth Myer.
Carlton, Vic. : Miegunyah Press, 2008
(OCoLC)609222395
Named Person: Ken Myer; Sidney Baevski Myer; Sidney Baevski Myer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Ebury
ISBN: 9780522855463 0522855466
OCLC Number: 271845499
Description: xv, 621 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd. ser., no. 108.
Responsibility: Sue Ebury.

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When Kenneth Baillieu Myer's father fell dead on the footpath in 1934, Ken's life changed in that instant. Groomed by his mother to lead the Myer empire, Ken with his brother oversaw Myer's failure  Read more...

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