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The Billionaire Who Wasn't

How Chuck Feeney Secretly Made and Gave Away a Fortune

The Billionaire Who Wasn't( )
Author: O'Clery, Conor
ISBN:978-1-61039-334-8
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:PublicAffairs
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.99
Book Description:

Chuck Feeney was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey to an IrishAmericanfamily struggling to make their way inthe fiercest years of the Depression. In 1997 he called Judith Miller of the New York Times to correct a widelyreported fact. He was not, as Forbes and others alleged, one of the 400 richest Americans. He was worth arelatively modest $2 million. He had been a billionaire however, but since 1984 he'd been quietly giving hismoney away, without fanfare or recognition.

Book Details
Pages:432
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Rich & Famous
Biography & Autobiography / Business
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.25 x 1.125 Inches
Book Weight:0.96 Pounds
Author Biography
O'Clery, Conor (Author)
Conor O'Clery is a journalist for The Irish Times who has specialized in Irish politics and Anglo-Irish relations. He is the author of Melting Snow and Daring Diplomacy.

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