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The Rig Maker

The Truth Behind the J. W. King Fortune

The Rig Maker( )
Author: Robnett, Dinah
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Tate Publishing & Enterprises, LLC
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

At the turn of the century, an oil boom occurred that turned wildcatters into wealthy men, but drillers weren't the only ones who found fortune in the gushers popping up all over Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana in the early 1900?s. Kentucky born lumberjack and carpenter J.W. King was proof of that. King migrated south during the boom and traded the only thing he had to offer, his hard work, in hopes of using the oil boom to make a better life for his family. King worked his way from...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Criminology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.85 Inches
Book Weight:1.24 Pounds

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