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The Richest Man in Babylon Reprint Edition
Contributor(s): Clason, George S.
ISBN: 0451205367     ISBN-13: 9780451205360
Publisher: Berkley Pub Group
    OUR PRICE: $8.99  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: December 2001
Annotation: Read by millions, this timeless book holds that the key to success lies in the secrets of the ancients. Based on the famous "Babylonian principles," it's been hailed as the greatest of all inspirational works on the subject of thrift and financial planning.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Business ethics.
Wealth; Moral and ethical aspects.
BISAC Categories:
- Business & Economics | Business Ethics
- Business & Economics | Motivational
- Business & Economics | Personal Finance
Dewey: 174/.4
LCCN: bl2001013720
Lexile Measure: 1050
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 7.25" H x 4.25" W x 0.50" (0.30 lbs)
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Publisher Description:
OVER 2 MILION IN PRINT The success secrets of the Ancients-the most inspiring book on wealth ever written

Contributor Bio(s): George Samuel Clason was born in Louisiana, Missouri, on November 7th, 1874. He attended the University of Nebraska and served in the United States Army during the Spanish-American War. A successful businessman, he founded the Clason Map Company of Denver, Colorado and published the first road atlas of the United States and Canada. In 1926, he issued the first of a famous series of pamphlets on thrift and financial success, using parables set in ancient Babylon to make each of his points. These were distributed in large quantities by banks and insurance companies and became familiar to millions, the most famous being “The Richest Man in Babylon,” the parable from which the present volume takes its title. These “Babylonian parables” have become a modern inspirational classic.