Warren Buffett Financier by Bernard Ryan
  

Warren Buffett Financier

Written by Bernard Ryan
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Part of the Ferguson Career Biographies Series

Synopsis

Warren Buffett Financier by Bernard Ryan

Warren Buffet: Financier profiles the life story of this famous investor and businessman. In 1945, after expanding his paper route from one route to five, 13-year-old Warren Buffet saved $1,200 and purchased 40 acres of Nebraska farmland as an investment. Thus began one of the most successful finance careers of the past century. Through savvy business decisions and a respect for living modestly, Warren Buffet has become a billionaire. His holding company, Berkshire Hathaway, owns and operates diverse and successful businesses ranging from GEICO insurance to Benjamin Moore paints.

Reviews

This interesting combination of biography and career guide should have strong appeal for students. - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL (PRAISE FOR THE SERIES) Recommended. - THE BOOK REPORT (PRAISE FOR THE SERIES)

About the Author

Bernard Ryan, Jr., is the author or coauthor of more than 30 books in many different subject areas. He has written Ferguson Career Biographies of Condoleezza Rice, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Stephen Hawking, and Jeff Bezos.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
144 pages

Author

Bernard Ryan
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Publisher

Facts On File Inc

Publication date

30th July 2006

ISBN

9780816058945


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