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All the money in the world : the outrageous fortune and misfortunes of the heirs of J. Paul Getty

Author: John Pearson
Publisher: London : William Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : New editionView all editions and formats
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The story of J. Paul Getty and how his enormous wealth, $4 billion divided between nineteen heirs, wreaked havoc with the lives of his family.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Getty family.; J Paul Getty; Getty family.; J Paul Getty
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Pearson
ISBN: 9780008281526 0008281521 9780008281533 000828153X
OCLC Number: 1012402010
Notes: First published in Great Britain as "Painfully rich" by Macmillan in 1995. Now a major motion picture.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 352 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Father and son --
A solitary childhood --
The first million dollars --
Marital fever --
Getty's secret --
Maternal trust --
Boom time --
War, and the neutral zone --
Fatherhood --
The richest living American --
La dolce vita --
New beginnings --
Roman weddings --
Casualties --
Kidnap and ransom --
The dynasty --
Posthumous pleasures --
Drugs and coma --
Recovery --
Gordon the peacemaker --
Knighthood --
Wormsley --
Aileen --
Survivors --
Full circle --
Postscript.
Other Titles: Painfully rich
Responsibility: John Pearson.

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