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The Big Rich - The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes

Bryan Burrough

Phenomenal reviews and sales greeted the hardcover publication of The Big Rich, New York Times bestselling author Bryan Burrough's spellbinding chronicle of Texas oil. Weaving together the multigenerational sagas of the industry's four wealthiest families, Burrough brings to life the men known in their day as the Big Four: Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson, all swaggering Texas oil tycoons who owned sprawling ranches and mingled with presidents and Hollywood stars. Seamlessly charting their collective rise and fall, The Big Rich is a hugely entertaining account that only a writer with Burrough's abilities-and Texas upbringing-could have written.

Phenomenal reviews and sales greeted the hardcover publication of The Big Rich, New York Times bestselling author Bryan Burrough's spellbinding chronicle of Texas oil. Weaving together the multigenerational sagas of the industry's four wealthiest families, Burrough brings to life the men known in their day as the Big Four: Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson, all swaggering Texas oil tycoons who owned sprawling ranches and mingled with presidents and Hollywood stars. Seamlessly charting their collective rise and fall, The Big Rich is a hugely entertaining account that only a writer with Burrough's abilities-and Texas upbringing-could have written.
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History

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Phenomenal reviews and sales greeted the hardcover publication of The Big Rich, New York Times bestselling author Bryan Burrough's spellbinding chronicle of Texas oil. Weaving together the multigenerational sagas of the industry's four wealthiest families, Burrough brings to life the men known in their day as the Big Four: Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson, all swaggering Texas oil tycoons who owned sprawling ranches and mingled with presidents and Hollywood stars. Seamlessly charting their collective rise and fall, The Big Rich is a hugely entertaining account that only a writer with Burrough's abilities-and Texas upbringing-could have written.

Language:

English

Narrators:

James Jenner

Length:

22h 12m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

11:40


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

40:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

53:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

59:12


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:38:04


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

51:37


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:10:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:04:26


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

50:22


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:54:24


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:19:14


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

58:21


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:09:18


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:46:30


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:18:19


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:03:47


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:36:10


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

59:35


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:24:23


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:53


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:47