The Resource Going to windward : a Mosbacher family memoir, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath ; foreword by George H. W. Bush

Going to windward : a Mosbacher family memoir, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath ; foreword by George H. W. Bush

Label
Going to windward : a Mosbacher family memoir
Title
Going to windward
Title remainder
a Mosbacher family memoir
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath ; foreword by George H. W. Bush
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
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1927-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mosbacher, Robert A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9570.M65
LC item number
A3 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1924-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McGrath, James Gerald
  • Bush, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mosbacher, Robert A.
  • Mosbacher, Robert A.
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Petroleum
  • United States
  • Boaters (Persons)
  • United States
  • Texas
  • Mosbacher family
Label
Going to windward : a Mosbacher family memoir, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath ; foreword by George H. W. Bush
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From less than nothing -- The boy plunger -- The breaks of a dozen men -- Guys and dolls -- "Paint it blue and sell it to Mosbacher" -- Luck in the breeze -- "From little acorns oak trees grow ... you don't have any acorns yet" -- Just get the crumbs -- Three cents in the ground -- Cover boys -- Stumbled into it -- No price on life or limb -- Blessed are the gatherers -- What do you win versus what do you lose? -- Do you suppose they'll believe I stayed? -- "Please, I don't like to beg" -- Mr. Secretary -- Don't screw it up -- Actions, not just words -- Don't let them put you out front -- When all is said and done, there's nothing left but family
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781603442213
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010014181
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3748416-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3748416
  • (Sirsi) o608033651
  • (OCoLC)608033651
Label
Going to windward : a Mosbacher family memoir, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath ; foreword by George H. W. Bush
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From less than nothing -- The boy plunger -- The breaks of a dozen men -- Guys and dolls -- "Paint it blue and sell it to Mosbacher" -- Luck in the breeze -- "From little acorns oak trees grow ... you don't have any acorns yet" -- Just get the crumbs -- Three cents in the ground -- Cover boys -- Stumbled into it -- No price on life or limb -- Blessed are the gatherers -- What do you win versus what do you lose? -- Do you suppose they'll believe I stayed? -- "Please, I don't like to beg" -- Mr. Secretary -- Don't screw it up -- Actions, not just words -- Don't let them put you out front -- When all is said and done, there's nothing left but family
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781603442213
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010014181
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3748416-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3748416
  • (Sirsi) o608033651
  • (OCoLC)608033651

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