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  • The Big Rich

  • The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes
  • By: Bryan Burrough
  • Narrated by: James Jenner
  • Length: 22 hrs and 11 mins
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars (689 ratings)

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The Big Rich

By: Bryan Burrough
Narrated by: James Jenner
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Publisher's summary

Best-selling author Bryan Burrough reveals how four Texas oil tycoons transformed America. Rising from humble beginnings through hard work and shrewd dealings, they shifted the balance of power in American politics.

While hobnobbing with movie stars and presidents, the Big Rich also created the legend of the swaggering Texas oilman with island hideaways and sprawling ranches.

©2009 Bryan Burrough (P)2009 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Categories: History

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"John Dunning is a master." ( USA Today)