The Resource Soros : the life and times of a messianic billionaire, Michael T. Kaufman

Soros : the life and times of a messianic billionaire, Michael T. Kaufman

Label
Soros : the life and times of a messianic billionaire
Title
Soros
Title remainder
the life and times of a messianic billionaire
Statement of responsibility
Michael T. Kaufman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Open Society philanthropist recounts how he survived World War II in Budapest despite his Jewish ancestry, the ambitions that led to his Wall Street Success, and his role in the fight against totalitarianism and communism
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaufman, Michael T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HG172.S63
LC item number
K38 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soros, George
  • Soros, George
  • Soros, George
  • Soros, George
  • Soros, George
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Investments
  • Capitalistes et financiers
  • Investissements
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Investments
  • Hongaren
  • Joden
  • Emigranten
  • Welgestelden
  • Filantropen
  • Capitalistes et financiers
Label
Soros : the life and times of a messianic billionaire, Michael T. Kaufman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Erzebet and Tivadar -- Family values -- War -- Peace -- Down and out in London -- The London School of Economics -- Work -- America -- Fallibility -- Philosophizing -- Getting back to business -- A quantum leap -- Midlife -- Into philanthropy -- Human rights -- Hungary -- Domestic reforms -- China -- Russia -- Black Wednesday -- Branching out -- Deeper pockets -- Rescue missions -- Death of a hero -- Having impact -- Baltimore -- Soros at seventy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780375405853
Lccn
2001032661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46883022
  • (OCoLC)ocm46883022
Label
Soros : the life and times of a messianic billionaire, Michael T. Kaufman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Erzebet and Tivadar -- Family values -- War -- Peace -- Down and out in London -- The London School of Economics -- Work -- America -- Fallibility -- Philosophizing -- Getting back to business -- A quantum leap -- Midlife -- Into philanthropy -- Human rights -- Hungary -- Domestic reforms -- China -- Russia -- Black Wednesday -- Branching out -- Deeper pockets -- Rescue missions -- Death of a hero -- Having impact -- Baltimore -- Soros at seventy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780375405853
Lccn
2001032661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46883022
  • (OCoLC)ocm46883022

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