The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: January 2009
Duration: 22 hours 20 minutes
Best-selling author Bryan Burrough reveals how four Texas oil tycoons transformed America. Rising from humble beginnings through hard work and shrewd dealings, they shifted the balance of power in American politics. While hobnobbing with movie stars and presidents, the Big Rich also created the legend of the swaggering Texas oilman with island hideaways and sprawling ranches.