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Barbarians at the Plate

Taming and Feeding the American Family

by Marialisa Calta

  • 38 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Perigee Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7472461M
ISBN 100399531521
ISBN 109780399531521
OCLC/WorldCa56617245

  “Barbarians at the Gates” is the story of the world’s largest Leveraged Buy Out (LBO) deal in The story encompasses all the biggest investment banks, Commercial banks, RJR – Nabisco management and bidders for the deal. Infact in , 14 years after this incident, RJR story was simulated as a documentary film on History Channel. Barbarians were mighty warriors who rely on their strength and incredible toughness, characterized by a bestial rage empowered either by ancestral totems and nature spirits or an inner passion for violence. Barbarians were less versatile than fighters but were tougher and capable of dealing heavy damage to their foes much more quickly. The most famous barbarian of Toril was likely Wulfgar Power source: Martial, primal.

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“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the ’s.” —New York Times Book Review A #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the best business narrative ever written, Barbarians at the Gate is the classic account of the fall of RJR enduring masterpiece of investigative journalism by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar /5().   A #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the best business narrative ever written, Barbarians at the Gate is the classic account of the fall of RJR Nabisco. An enduring masterpiece of investigative journalism by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, it includes a new afterword by the authors that brings this remarkable story of greed and double.


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