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The Resource A global life : my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank, James D. Wolfensohn

A global life : my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank, James D. Wolfensohn

Label
A global life : my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank
Title
A global life
Title remainder
my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank
Statement of responsibility
James D. Wolfensohn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir by the financier who led the World Bank for a decade recalls Wolfensohn's diverse career as an Olympic fencer, leading banker, amateur cellist, and philanthropist and reflects on his successes and failures in the battle against poverty
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolfensohn, James D
Dewey number
  • 332.1/532092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HG2463.W65
LC item number
A3 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wolfensohn, James D
  • World Bank
  • Investment bankers
Label
A global life : my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank, James D. Wolfensohn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-447) 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
A long way from New York -- Setting out -- Stepping up -- Harvard -- Learning my craft in Australia -- The eurodollar revolution -- Becoming a banker -- The outsider -- Salomon Brothers and a New York based career -- On my own -- The road to the World Bank -- A difficult entry -- Creativity and change during the Clinton years -- A fresh look at development -- The Bush years -- Travel as part of the job -- A new and different challenge
Control code
ocm191024096
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 462 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482558
Lccn
2008002342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191024096
  • (Sirsi) a1063838
Label
A global life : my journey among rich and poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank, James D. Wolfensohn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-447) 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
A long way from New York -- Setting out -- Stepping up -- Harvard -- Learning my craft in Australia -- The eurodollar revolution -- Becoming a banker -- The outsider -- Salomon Brothers and a New York based career -- On my own -- The road to the World Bank -- A difficult entry -- Creativity and change during the Clinton years -- A fresh look at development -- The Bush years -- Travel as part of the job -- A new and different challenge
Control code
ocm191024096
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 462 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482558
Lccn
2008002342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191024096
  • (Sirsi) a1063838

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