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The Resource Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it, G. Bruce Knecht

Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it, G. Bruce Knecht

Label
Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it
Title
Grand ambition
Title remainder
an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it
Statement of responsibility
G. Bruce Knecht
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Doug Von Allmen's plan to build an extraordinary yacht and the way that the 2008 financial crisis threatened the project and the livelihood of the one thousand employees of the shipyard where it was built
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Knecht, G. Bruce
Dewey number
797.1246
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV815
LC item number
.K63 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lady Linda (Yacht)
  • Yachting
  • Yacht building
  • Von Allmen, Doug
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Venture capital
  • Trinity Yachts (Firm)
  • Boatbuilding
  • Boatbuilders
  • Boating industry
Label
Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it, G. Bruce Knecht
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Making plans -- I want to be an accountant -- The sky is the limit -- Grinding it out -- Flying above the clouds -- Gilded barges -- Free fall -- Righting the ship -- Never enough space -- Cash crunch -- Blinded by thirst -- Pulling the trigger -- Too many boats -- Disaster -- I'd rather be surfing -- Sell everything -- Another fall -- Bring on the sun beds -- Smooth but unlawful -- Forget the green -- A box within a box -- It's not my fault -- We're going home! -- It's not just copying -- An extreme hardship -- Let's roll! -- Chasing dreams
Control code
1417030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781416576006
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012030486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1417030
  • (OCoLC)800031443
Label
Grand ambition : an extraordinary yacht, the people who built it, and the millionaire who can't really afford it, G. Bruce Knecht
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Making plans -- I want to be an accountant -- The sky is the limit -- Grinding it out -- Flying above the clouds -- Gilded barges -- Free fall -- Righting the ship -- Never enough space -- Cash crunch -- Blinded by thirst -- Pulling the trigger -- Too many boats -- Disaster -- I'd rather be surfing -- Sell everything -- Another fall -- Bring on the sun beds -- Smooth but unlawful -- Forget the green -- A box within a box -- It's not my fault -- We're going home! -- It's not just copying -- An extreme hardship -- Let's roll! -- Chasing dreams
Control code
1417030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781416576006
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012030486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1417030
  • (OCoLC)800031443

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