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There are plenty of books on making money by men who haven't made much. But if J. Paul Getty, who Fortune magazine called "the richest man in the world," doesn't know how, who does? Here the billionaire businessman discloses the secrets of his success - and provided a blueprint for those who want to follow in his footsteps. And he goes beyond the matter of making money to the question of what to do with it.
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Overview

There are plenty of books on making money by men who haven't made much. But if J. Paul Getty, who Fortune magazine called "the richest man in the world," doesn't know how, who does? Here the billionaire businessman discloses the secrets of his success - and provided a blueprint for those who want to follow in his footsteps. And he goes beyond the matter of making money to the question of what to do with it.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780515087376
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/28/1986
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 228,763
  • Product dimensions: 4.26 (w) x 6.91 (h) x 0.63 (d)

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  • Posted April 9, 2009

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    Great book for business people

    In 1961, I read this book for the first time in German language and it helped me a lot in my career as a salesman in the Chemical Industry. When I visited the Getty Museum and especially the Getty Villa in Malibu this year (2009) it reminded me on my first endeavor nearly 50 years ago. Therefore, I ordered it this time in English, and I was really amazed how these so called 'old principles' are still working today. I like to recommend this great book. Getty goes beyond the matter of making money and explains how to invest it wisely (in his case in the oil industry and art).

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