Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of Rjr Nabisco

4.21 avg rating
( 19,750 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780060161729: Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of Rjr Nabisco

This is the story of the largest corporate take-over in American history. With a stake of $25 billion, the battle for the control of RJR Nabisco during October and November 1988 became a symbol of the greed and power-mongering of the eighties. This gripping narrative reveals the truth behind a Wall Street gamble that sent shock waves through the international business world. The rules were simple:--NEVER PAY IN CASH--NEVER TELL THE TRUTH--NEVER PLAY BY THE RULES.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

From two award winning Wall Street journalists, this is the story of the largest corporate takeover in American history. The battle for control of RJR Nabisco during October and November 1988 was marked by displays of ego not seen in American business for decades. With a stake of $25 billion, it will go down in history as the ultimate tale of greed and glory on Wall Street.

Product Description:

If this was a boardroom thriller it would be difficult to believe. But it's the true story of the 25 billion battle for the control of a company. RJR Nabisco became a symbol of the financial greed of the 1980s.

This book reveals the surprising truth behind a Wall Street gamble which sent shock waves through the international business world.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bryan Burrough
Published by Harpercollins Publisher (1990)
ISBN 10: 0060161728 ISBN 13: 9780060161729
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins Publisher, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060161728

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Bryan Burrough; John Helyar
Published by Harpercollins Publisher (1990)
ISBN 10: 0060161728 ISBN 13: 9780060161729
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins Publisher, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060161728

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Bryan Burrough, John Helyar
Published by Harpercollins Publisher (1990)
ISBN 10: 0060161728 ISBN 13: 9780060161729
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins Publisher, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060161728

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
21.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.30
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Burrough, Bryan;Helyar, John
Published by Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. (1990)
ISBN 10: 0060161728 ISBN 13: 9780060161729
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Summit Books
(Mono, ON, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Business - Leveraged Buyouts - Case Studies - United States. Illustrated. Extra postage may be required for this heavy book. Bookseller Inventory # 19394

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9.22
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Burrough, Bryan; Helyar, John
Published by Harpercollins Publisher
ISBN 10: 0060161728 ISBN 13: 9780060161729
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins Publisher. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0060161728 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1017186

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
47.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.84
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds