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The Resource Big Red : memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist, by Red McCombs ; as told to Don Carleton

Big Red : memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist, by Red McCombs ; as told to Don Carleton

Label
Big Red : memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist
Title
Big Red
Title remainder
memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist
Statement of responsibility
by Red McCombs ; as told to Don Carleton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Red McCombs has, in his words, "dabbled in automobiles, cattle, oil and gas, broadcasting, insurance, racehorses, motion pictures, real estate, politics, minor league baseball, and pro football." The successful businessman is also the cofounder of Clear Channel Communications, the former owner of two professional basketball teams, and a noted philanthropist. Big Red is a candid first-person account of the life and times of this extraordinary Texan
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
338.7/092273
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Big Red : memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist, by Red McCombs ; as told to Don Carleton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Foreword / by Mack Brown -- Introduction / by Don Carleton -- Spur -- Persuasion with a tennis racquet -- Heart like a wheel -- Life with Edsel -- All in the family -- Iacocca and the big three follies -- Spurs and nuggets, 1973-1985 -- Hooray for Hollywood -- Lloyd's of London -- The test -- Wheeling and dealing -- Clear channel -- Spurs redux -- Purple pride -- Black gold and Koontz McCombs -- Giving, sharing, and the longhorns -- Conclusion: Go for it!
Control code
607973889
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 236 p.
Isbn
9780976669753
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010934923
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607973889
Label
Big Red : memoirs of a Texas entrepreneur and philanthropist, by Red McCombs ; as told to Don Carleton
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Foreword / by Mack Brown -- Introduction / by Don Carleton -- Spur -- Persuasion with a tennis racquet -- Heart like a wheel -- Life with Edsel -- All in the family -- Iacocca and the big three follies -- Spurs and nuggets, 1973-1985 -- Hooray for Hollywood -- Lloyd's of London -- The test -- Wheeling and dealing -- Clear channel -- Spurs redux -- Purple pride -- Black gold and Koontz McCombs -- Giving, sharing, and the longhorns -- Conclusion: Go for it!
Control code
607973889
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 236 p.
Isbn
9780976669753
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010934923
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607973889

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