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The Resource Sam Walton : the inside story of America's richest man, Vance H. Trimble

Sam Walton : the inside story of America's richest man, Vance H. Trimble

Label
Sam Walton : the inside story of America's richest man
Title
Sam Walton
Title remainder
the inside story of America's richest man
Statement of responsibility
Vance H. Trimble
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents the rags-to-riches tale of billionaire Sam Walton, founder of the discount chain Wal-Mart and America's richest man, as a study in old-fashioned values such as honesty and hard work
  • Walton, Sam- Walmart
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trimble, Vance H
Dewey number
  • 381/.149/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HC102.5.W35
  • B
LC item number
  • T75 1990
  • W1785s
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Businesspeople
  • Millionaires
  • Discount houses (Retail trade)
  • Businessmen
  • Walton, Sam
  • Wal-Mart (Firm)
Label
Sam Walton : the inside story of America's richest man, Vance H. Trimble
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Dutton book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Flirting with the dark angel -- Indians and buffalo grass -- Sort of Tom Sawyer -- "$2 and a clean shirt" -- Lieutenant takes a bride -- First five-and-dime days -- "$60,000-and no more!" -- Aristocratic country town -- Airplanes and hula hoops -- "A hell of an idea!" -- Watermelons and a donkey mess -- Finding a few key men -- Courtship of Ron Mayer -- "I need money--quick!" -- Stylus virum arguit -- To crown a new king -- Inside the family circle -- New chiefs and computers -- Guinea pig--or death? -- Wholesale and hometown -- Corporate shake-up -- Labor unions not welcome -- Nine-billion-dollar man -- War over Main Street -- Clerks and customers -- "Oh, it's a big sky" -- And the race goes on... -- Epilogue -- Index
Control code
21873307
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525249221
Lccn
90038232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21873307
Label
Sam Walton : the inside story of America's richest man, Vance H. Trimble
Publication
Note
"A Dutton book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Flirting with the dark angel -- Indians and buffalo grass -- Sort of Tom Sawyer -- "$2 and a clean shirt" -- Lieutenant takes a bride -- First five-and-dime days -- "$60,000-and no more!" -- Aristocratic country town -- Airplanes and hula hoops -- "A hell of an idea!" -- Watermelons and a donkey mess -- Finding a few key men -- Courtship of Ron Mayer -- "I need money--quick!" -- Stylus virum arguit -- To crown a new king -- Inside the family circle -- New chiefs and computers -- Guinea pig--or death? -- Wholesale and hometown -- Corporate shake-up -- Labor unions not welcome -- Nine-billion-dollar man -- War over Main Street -- Clerks and customers -- "Oh, it's a big sky" -- And the race goes on... -- Epilogue -- Index
Control code
21873307
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525249221
Lccn
90038232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21873307

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