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Title:
The first billion is the hardest : reflections on a life of comebacks and America's energy future
Author:
Pickens, T. Boone (Thomas Boone)
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Crown Business, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
viii, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Blood, guts and feathers -- "A big deal takes as much time as a little deal" -- Starting over -- The bottom of the canyon -- Loading the boat -- It's all about the team -- Learning to live with peak oil -- Going long and scoring big -- Stepping up my giving -- "Roll up the maps!" -- Mixing oil and water -- Biggest deal of my career: wind -- Big idea: an energy plan for America.
ISBN:
9780307395771
Format :
Book