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The Murchisons : the rise and fall of a Texas dynasty

Author: Jane Wolfe
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The real-life story of three generations of an ultra-rich Texas family details how the Murchisons made and increased their fortune during the boom years until long-standing family secrets and resentments plunged them into bankruptcy.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Clinton Williams Murchison; Murchison family.; Texas) Murchison (Familie; Clinton Williams Murchison; Murchison family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Wolfe
ISBN: 0312034040 9780312034047
OCLC Number: 19922562
Notes: "A Thomas Dunne book."
Description: 505 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Richard Baker. --
Anne Richardson Bass. --
Gil Brandt. --
Wofford Cain. --
James H. Clark. --
John Connally. --
Dwight D. Eisenhower. --
Louis Farris Jr. --
J. Edgar Hoover. --
H.L. Hunt. --
Lamar Hunt. --
Lyndon Baines Johnson. --
Erik Jonsson. --
John F. Kennedy. --
Allan P. Kirby. --
Pete Kriendler. --
Bill Lamont. --
Tom Landry. --
Joseph McCarthy. --
Gerald Mann. --
McCarthyism. --
Stanley Marcus. --
George Preston Marshall. --
Neiman-Marcus. --
Richard Nixon. --
Georgia O'Keeffe. --
Philip I. Palmer. --
Jewel Phifer. --
Sid Richardson. --
Tony Roma. --
Franklin D. Roosevelt. --
Roger Staubach. --
Adlai Stevenson. --
Robert Thompson. --
Warren Tilley. --
Dabney White. --
Toddie Lee Wynne. --
Anita Young. --
Robert Young.
Responsibility: Jane Wolfe.

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The real-life story of three generations of an ultra-rich Texas family details how the Murchisons made and increased their fortune during the boom years until long-standing family secrets and resentments plunged them into bankruptcy.

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