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Barbarians at the gate: [the fall of RJR Nabisco]

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Barbarians at the Gate has been called one of the most influential business books of all time -- the definitive account of the largest takeover in Wall Street history. Bryan Burrough and John Helyar's gripping account of the frenzy that overtook Wall Street in October and November of 1988 is the story of deal makers and publicity flaks, of strategy meetings and society dinners, of boardrooms and bedrooms -- giving us not only a detailed look at how financial operations at the highest levels are conducted but also a richly textured social history of wealth at the twilight of the Reagan era.

Barbarians at the Gate -- a business narrative classic -- is must reading for everyone interested in the way today's world really works.

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Full title barbarians at the gate the fall of rjr nabisco
Author burrough bryan
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display_description A riveting account of the largest corporate takeover in American history -- the $25 billion battle for control of RJR Nabisco--featuring an updated introduction. From brazen displays of ego to power struggles in bedrooms and boardrooms, this real-life drama exposes the feeding frenzy of business sharks on Wall Street.
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subject_facet Conglomerate corporations -- Case studies, Conglomerate corporations -- United States -- Case studies, Consolidation and merger of corporations -- Case studies, Consolidation and merger of corporations -- United States -- Case studies, Leveraged buyouts -- Case studies, Leveraged buyouts -- United States -- Case studies, RJR Nabisco (Firm)
title_display Barbarians at the gate : the fall of RJR Nabisco
title_full Barbarians at the gate : [the fall of RJR Nabisco] [electronic resource] / Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, Barbarians at the gate : the fall of RJR Nabisco / Bryan Burrough and John Helyar
title_short Barbarians at the gate :
title_sub [the fall of RJR Nabisco]
topic_facet Conglomerate corporations, Consolidation and merger of corporations, Leveraged buyouts